• July 2019 - Environmental Education Grant Award.  Gannon's Environmental Science & Engineering department was awarded an environmental education mini-grant from the PA Department of Environmental Protection.  The grant funds an Erie Earth Day Festival in collaboration with the Erie Climate Reality Project.

    June 2019 - Contract with the PA DEP Renewed.  The Department's contract with the PA Department of Environmental Protection was renewed.  The department maintains air sampling equipment for the DEP which provides information on particulate levels and hazardous air pollutants known as HAPS.  The project is carried out by Environmental Science & Engineering students allowing them to gain valuable skills related to air monitoring.

    June 2019 - Emily Poach awarded scholarship & attends the AWWA conference.  Emily Poach, sophomore environmental engineering major, was awarded the $5,000 "Chick" Roberts scholarship from the American Water Works Association.  The funders of the scholarship, The Roberts Filter Group, also supported Emily's trip to the 2019 conference in Denver, Colorado to receive the award.

    Summer 2019 - Summer Internship Experiences.  Environmental Science and Engineering students continue to secure internships during the summer to help build their skill sets and resumes.  Some of the places are students are working include: GE Health Care, GE Transportation, Cargill Beef, EPA, Environment Erie, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, EcoLab, and KU Resources.

    January 2019 - New GIS Minor Added!   The Department recently develop and obtained approval of a GIS minor that can be completed by any major at the university.  The minor is intended to help students gain skills in geographic and information systems which are much sought after by employers in many fields. 

    November 2018 - Seniors present at the 15th Regional Science Consortium. Environmental science and environmental engineering students presented their senior project proposals at the conference.  A listing of the presentation titles and authors is available at http://www.regsciconsort.com/events/symposium/

    Last Updated: July 8, 2019

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