Archive for March, 2012

Congratulations to STPP Director, Carl Simon!

Carl Simon is one of just 5 recipients of Rackham’s 2012 Distinguished Faculty Achievement Awards.

The annual awards “honor senior faculty who have consistently demonstrated outstanding achievements in the areas of scholarly research and/or creative endeavors, teaching and mentoring of students and junior faculty, service, and a variety of other activities which have brought distinction to ……

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Congratulations to Kevin Reed who accepted the AGU (American Geophysical Union) Congressional Science Fellowship for 2012-2013.

Kevin Reed (PhD, Atmospheric Science, 2012) accepted the AGU (American Geophysical Union) Congressional Science Fellowship for 2012-2013.

AGU is one of the the world’s largest Earth science organizations and offers an avenue for navigating science policy that is most relevant to Kevin’s background in meteorology and climate change. Kevin will be working in Washington, ……

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Dow Commits 10 Million Dollars to Post-Doctoral Work on Sustainability

Dow Chemical Co. and the University of Michigan will bring together 300 students from all areas of study to help solve some of the world’s most pressing sustainability challenges in a new and unprecedented fellowship program announced Monday.

President Mary Sue Coleman and Andrew Liveris, chairman and chief executive officer of Dow, announced Dow will provide ……

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