Water Insights Seminar: Can freshwater mussels monitor water quality?

When March 9, 2021, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Presentation by Nathaniel Warner

Water Insights Seminar: The shallow and deep hypothesis: linking flow paths, biogeochemical reactions, and stream chemistry in the Critical Zone

When March 16, 2021, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Presentation by Li Li

Interdisciplinary Proposal Support at Penn State

When March 18, 2021, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Mike Lanagan, Assistant Director of the Strategic Interdisciplinary Research Office (SIRO) and Professor of Engineering Science and Mechanics will discuss the support SIRO offers for investigators pursuing complex or non-traditional funding opportunities.

Water Insights Seminar: The Pennsylvania Environmental Monitoring Network

When March 23, 2021, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Presentation By: Paul Heinemann, Professor and Head, Agricultural & Biological Engineering Scott Richardson, Associate Research Professor, Meteorology & Atmospheric Science David Stensrud, Professor and Head, Meteorology & Atmospheric Science

Penn State Water Forum

When March 24-25, 2021

Save the Date Join us on the afternoons of March 24 and 25 to engage with the water community at the spring 2021 Penn State Water Forum. Hear from outside speakers, get updates on key Penn State water initiatives, and foster community and interdisciplinary exchange. Details to follow. Mark your calendar.

Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Units (CESU) Workshop

When March 30, 2021, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Water Insights Seminar: Evaluation of erodibility of sand infill placed in synthetic grass using large flume testing

When April 6, 2021, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Presentation by: Ming Xiao, Associate Professor of Civil Engineering, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Amplifying Your Impact

When April 8, 2021, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Dan Azzara, Director of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program, and Maria Spencer, the John and Patty Warehime Entrepreneur-in-Residence in the College of Agricultural Sciences, will discuss how your intellectual property can be harnessed to help broader audience.

Water Insights Seminar: An integrated assessment of farm management effects on air and water quality

When April 13, 2021, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Presentation by: Alan Rotz, Agricultural Engineer, USDA/ARS and Adjunct Professor in the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering


When April 15, 2021, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Taylor Scott, Asst. Research Professor in the Penn State Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, will discuss the Research-to-Policy Collaboration, which aims to understand how research can inform decision makers at every level of government and has established models to help support scientists in understanding how policymakers use research.

NSF Program Opportunities

When April 22, 2021, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Anne Sylvester, Program Director of the National Science Foundation, will provide an overview of programs at NSF that support cross-disciplinary collaborative research. These programs include the Biology Integration Institutes, the Plant Genome Research, Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy and Water Systems, Dynamics of Integrative Socio-Economic Systems, the Convergence Accelerator, and the NRT (NSF Research Traineeship) program.

Water Insights Seminar: Identifying and Addressing Pennsylvania’s Water Resources Education Needs Through Extension

When April 27, 2021, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Presentation by: Jenn Fetter, Extension Water Resources Program Team Leader, Penn State Extension