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Welcome to the Spring 2015 EMSE Newsletter

Welcome to the Spring 2015 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.

Ireen Cleaton-Jones, Editor

Environmental and Energy Management Institute Officially Chartered

On April 23, 2015, the Environmental and Energy Management Institute (EEMI) was approved as a new University-wide institute by a unanimous vote by ... This result culminated almost two years of work by a team of faculty and ...

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EEM Moves into New Science and Engineering Hall

Faculty and students in the Environmental and Energy Management program moved into GW’s new Science and Engineering Hall (SEH) in January. The new building houses ...

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EEM Hosts Leaders in Energy and Sustainability Summit

On February 20, 2015, GW’s Environmental and Energy Management Program hosted a day-long series of events sponsored by the Association of Energy Engineers. Over 120 university, government, nonprofit and business leaders, energy and sustainability professionals, and students attended the event...

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Environmental and Energy Management Institute Defines Focus Areas

GW’s new Environmental and Energy Management Institute (EEMI), having been recently chartered as a University-wide Institute by the Advisory Council on Research, has identified eight areas in which to focus its research, educational and service activities ...

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EEM Graduate Elected Chairman of GW’s Engineering Alumni Association

Indrajeet Viswanathan, a 2012 graduate of the Environmental and Energy Management Program was elected as Chairman of the George Washington University's Engineering Alumni Association in May 2015. “Jeet” as he is known, will serve a two-year term as the EAA Chair. While pursuing his Master of Science degree in Environmental and Energy Management at GW, Indrajeet was ...

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EEM Graduate Appointed to Top Position in the Mexican Federal Government

Benjamin Heras Cruz, a 2015 Master of Science graduate of the Environmental and Energy Management program, has been appointed as the Deputy Director for Domestic and International Standards for the Agencia de Seguridad, Energia y Medio Ambiente del Sector Hidrocarburos (National Agency for Safety, Energy and Environmental Protection of the Hydrocarbons Sector) in Mexico City...

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Patrick Murphy Defends Doctoral Dissertation

Patrick Murphy successfully defended his doctoral dissertation on April 8, 2015. The title of Patrick's dissertation is “A method for determining the cost of highly available electricity considering grid unavailability: A case studyapplied analysis in Uganda.” People in developing countries have limited access to electricity...

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Climate Change Seminar: Adaptation, Resilience, Mitigation

On January 16th, 2015, Environmental and Energy Management Institute (EEMI) faculty and students participated in a climate change seminar in the Jack Morton Auditorium and the Media and Arts Building. The seminar was conducted ...  

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