September 17, 2019
FABE Graduate
Student Newsletter
Upcoming Events
ICS Lecture: Jennifer Turner, "Can China be the World's Green Leader?"
Friday, September 20, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m., 115 Mendenhall Lab
China is at an environmental tipping point. Economic growth in China has been at a breakneck speed for 40 years, lifting millions of Chinese out of poverty and urbanizing the country faster than any other in the world. But this growth has come at a cost. Smoggy skies, black rivers, and contaminated soil that threaten economic and human health in China. To slow down the crippling air pollution from coal-fired power plants, the Chinese leadership kicked off a green energy revolution in the early 2000s. In 2014, following two years of major smog problems, the Chinese government declared a war on pollution. That same year, presidents Xi and Obama signed the historic US-China Climate Change Agreement, which paved the path for the global Paris Climate Agreement. At this talk, Dr. Jennifer Turner, Director of the Wilson Center’s China Environment Forum, will share stories on the encouraging trends and fault lines in China’s efforts to control pollution.
Engineering Expo 2019
Engineering Expo 2019    (presented by Engineers' Council)
Monday Sept 23  and  Thursday September 26
1:00 – 6:00pm, Ohio Union
Next Day interview events: Tuesday Sept 24 and Friday Sept 27 ( students must be invited to interview )
Job Opportunities
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Other Opportunities
Applicant Webinars Available in September
Thank you for your interest in the Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) application process. You may register now to attend a virtual GRFP Applicant Webinar being held in September.

These webinar sessions provide an overview of the GRFP Program and application process and are conducted via Zoom videoconferencing. 

Each webinar is limited to 500 participants, so please register as soon as possible for the earliest session that fits your schedule to ensure space in the webinar. If you are not able to participate live, a recorded webinar will be available on the nsfgrfp.org website.
 
More information is available here:    GRFP 2020 APPLICANT WEBINAR INFORMATION NOTICE
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