The University of Arizona Department of Hydrology and Water Resources
and the HWR Student Association are proud to announce
The 22nd Annual El Dia del Agua
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Overview El Dia will feature oral presentations during morning and afternoon sessions and poster presentations for viewing throughout the day-long event. Juried competitions will see several substantial monetary prizes awarded to the best oral and poster presenters. The student awards ceremony will conclude with presentation of the Aqua Man (or Woman) of the Year Awards. The Aqua Awards are HWRSA-sponsored and student-selected and will recognize the department's most outstanding junior and senior faculty instructors.
Call for Papers
We are currently accepting Abstracts
for oral and poster presentions from undergraduate and graduate students! Refer to the Abstract Submission
page for details. Abstracts are due February 15
Location & Agenda El Dia will be held in the University of Arizona Student Union North Ballroom beginning at 8:00 AM with a continental breakfast. After a brief welcome by the department head, HWRSA officers, and student moderators, the oral and poster presentations will begin. A light buffet lunch, served at 12:00 noon, will feature a guest speaker. After lunch, oral and poster presentations resume, followed by the keynote speaker, the awards ceremony, and the final wrap up reception.
Registration Registration for the day's events is $35 and includes continental breakfast, a light buffet lunch, refreshments throughout the day, and the hors d'oeuvre and drinks reception following presentation of the awards. The Registration deadline is March 15!
Join Us! Your attendance is highly valued because students look forward to making public presentations of their research to members of the university community, HWR alums, potential employers, and working professionals in the field of hydrology and water resources.
The activities of El Dia del Agua support the educational and professional components of students' degree programs -- Senior Capstone Experience and Graduate Professional Development -- and help strengthen students' communication skills. El Dia also serves to highlight the department's research excellence within the larger context of EarthWeek 2012
We encourage all members of the hydrology and water resources community, especially prospective students, to join us for El Dia del Agua!
For more details, go to the El Dia 2012 website
. Registration and Sponsorship forms are due March15!