Oil spill response, conservation and connectivity, smartphone weather data and more: This week’s published research

Weekly Research

Each week we share the latest peer-reviewed publications coming from the College of the Environment. Last week, twenty-five new articles co-authored by members of the College of the Environment were added to the Web of Science database, including the effects of typhoons on oceans, ecosystem regime shifts, and changes in rainfall patterns with climate change. Read more!

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Private Funding Opportunities

Seeking private funding for your project or program? Below are recent corporate and foundation opportunities. If your project fits the criteria or you have other thoughts on how to engage corporate and foundation funders please contact Chris Thompson, Director for Corporate and Foundation Relations, at 206-221-6372 or csthomp@uw.edu or Lauren Honaker, Associate Director for Corporate and Foundation Relations at 206-685-4423 or lhonaker@uw.edu. 

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Philanthropy: Making a Difference

Private gifts and grants have an enormous impact on the lives of our students, faculty and programs.  We thank every one of our supporters, be they individuals, corporations, private foundations, organizations or community partners. You help ensure that the College of the Environment and all of its exceptional schools, departments, centers, programs and people, remain and grow as national and global leaders in education, research and outreach across a broad array of environmental fields. 

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Meet Lauren Brandkamp, Oceanography alum

Lauren Brandkamp

Snorkeling crystal clear waters over nurseries of young sharks, starlit kayaking to gather ocean water, collecting and growing coral…not your typical day job. So how did College of the Environment graduate Lauren Brandkamp, who grew up among the wheat fields and horses of eastern Washington, find herself working as a scientist-in-residence on a tiny island in the South Pacific? “I ask myself that question too,” said Brandkamp. 

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