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Forbes Receives UI Distinguished Mentor Award

Posted on May 21st, 2014

Tori Z. Forbes has been awarded the University of Iowa’s Distinguished Mentor Award, which is presented to UI faculty or professional and scientific staff who have mentored undergraduates as they complete research and creative projects. Current students nominate their mentors for this award. Forbes is an assistant professor of chemistry, and also an assistant research […]

Cwiertny Named Early Scholar of the Year

Posted on May 21st, 2014

David Cwiertny has been chosen to receive the University of Iowa’s Early Career Scholar of the Year Award, which honors faculty members who have served five or fewer years at the UI, and who are currently involved in research or scholarly activity demonstrating significant promise. Cwiertny is also an associate professor in the Department of […]

Our People

Posted on August 5th, 2013

In 2009, the University of Iowa announced it would create 10 new faculty positions to advance research, education, and outreach on water sustainability. These faculty members span the disciplines, from engineering and economics to law and communication. The Water Sustainability Initiative (WSI) is designed to address one complex issue that affects every man, woman, and […]

Focusing on Water Sustainability

Posted on August 5th, 2013

The Water Sustainability Initiative (WSI) brings together faculty affiliates from across the academic spectrum to work together to understand and address issues related to a subject that affects every man, woman, and child on the planet: water sustainability. The University of Iowa’s Water Sustainability Initiative (WSI) began in 2009, when the university announced it would […]

About Us

Posted on August 5th, 2013

Our Mission The University of Iowa has recently established the Water Sustainability Initiative (WSI) to advance research, education, and outreach activities regarding the stewardship and responsible management of our water resources. Working together, WSI faculty members will identify key challenges on a local, regional, and global scale regarding the availability, quality, reuse, health impacts of […]

Welcome

Posted on July 29th, 2013

… to the University of Iowa’s Water Sustainability Initiative (WSI) We are the members of the University of Iowa’s Water Sustainability Initiative, working together as an interdisciplinary team with the hopes to develop sound strategies and technological solutions to meet the challenges facing society’s growing need for sustainable water resources and educate future generations of […]

Ward Earns Distinguished Mentor Award

Posted on May 21st, 2013

Adam Ward has been selected to receive the University of Iowa’s Distinguished Mentor Award, which is presented to University of Iowa faculty or professional and scientific staff who have mentored undergraduates as they complete research and creative projects. Current students nominate their mentors for this award. Ward is an assistant professor in the Department of […]