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Welcome to the Spring 2014 EMSE Newsletter

Welcome to the Spring 2014 issue of the George Washington University's Environmental and Energy Management program newsletter. There are several up coming events and we encourage you to visit our Events page. If you would like to submit your resume to our Environmental Professionals page please Contact Us.

Iryna Payosova, Editor

Symposium on Visualizing Climate Change Impacts

EEM faculty and students participated in a symposium entitled "Making climate change local and compelling with visual learning tools" on April 24, 2014. Professor Stephen R.J. Sheppard, director of the Collaborative for Advanced Landscape Planning Program at the University of British Columbia...

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EEM Participates in ISO 14000 (Environmental Management) Development Process

On August 12-14, 2013, EEM Professors Joe Cascio and Jonathan Deason were participants in a meeting of the U.S. Technical Advisory Group to the International Standards Organization’s Technical Committee 207 at the Madison Hotel in Washington, D.C. Prof. Cascio, formerly a long-term Chairman of the U.S. delegation to the ISO 14000 process, was an active participant in the deliberations and transactions....

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EEM Grads Assume New Professional Positions

Over the Summer, Fall and Spring semesters, EEM grad students and graduates assumed a variety of exciting new positions in the environmental and energy management arena.  Here is a summary of some of them. Benjamin Heras worked an internship ...

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EEM Team Completes Smart Meter Consumer Education Project

An EEM team successfully completed a research project sponsored by the Potomac Electric Power Company (Pepco) during the Summer and Fall 2013. The project, funded by Pepco at $50,000, developed a smart meter ...

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GW Team Takes 7th Place Nationally in Solar Decathlon

Students and faculty from George Washington, Catholic and American Universities collaborated on an entry to the biennial Solar Decathlon, sponsored by the Department of Energy.  The GW team, called “Team Capitol DC,” designed and built its entry ...

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EEM Program Enjoys Extremely Active Semester

Faculty and Students of the Environmental and Energy Management Program were involved in a period of important educational activities during the Spring 2014 semester. Here's a quick summary of some of them.

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EEM Participates in Energy Masters Program

Several members of the EEM “family” participated in the cutting edge Arlington Energy Masters Program to help promote more energy efficient and sustainable communities ...

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EEM Professor and Doctoral Student Appear on VOA Television

EEM Porf. Dayo Shittu and doctoral student Iryna Payosova were interviewed on Voice of America Television about the potential environmental impacts of ...

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Spring 2014 Semester Witnesses Three Successful Doctoral and Professional Dissertation Defenses

Three doctoral and professional degree students successfully defended their dissertations during the Spring 2014 semester. Here is a sumary of their ...

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Net Zero Energy House Tour

On April 18, 2014, a group of EEM faculty and students retreated to a detailed, two-hour tour of the Hall of Dr. Scott Sklar, a member of the Environmental and Energy Management Institute Advisory Board of Advisors.

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