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December 7, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join Prairie Lights in a virtual event for a special reading with Erin Brokovich to discuss her new book, Superman’s Not Coming: Our National Water Crisis and What We the People Can Do About It, in conversation with University of Iowa’s Director of Graduate Studies in Civil and Environmental Engineering, David Cwiertny.  They will also be joined by Brockovich’s co-author, Suzanne Boothby.


David Cwiertny is a Professor and the Director of Graduate Studies in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. His research program broadly focuses on pollutant fate in natural and engineered systems, with particular expertise related to emerging pollutant transformation pathways and the development of nanomaterial-based treatment technologies that promote water sustainability. Cwiertny is a core faculty member in the campus-wide Water Sustainability Initiative, and has developed graduate and undergraduate courses related to society’s pursuit of sustainable water resources. Cwiertny currently serves as the Editor-in-Chief of Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology, a Royal Society of Chemistry journal devoted to water research and technology in the built environment.

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December 7, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Posted on December 2nd, 2020

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