DWRC Director Dr. Gerald Kauffman at Little Cottonwood Canyon in Utah, June 11, 2019

In June 2019, University of Delaware Water Resources Center Director, Dr. Gerald J. Kauffman, was elected to a three-year term to the Board of Directors of the Universities Council on Water Resources UCOWR at the annual meeting along Little Cottonwood Creek, Utah. Established in 1964, UCOWR is a consortium of nearly 100 water research and education universities from across the United States. UCOWR Board members include faculty and scientists from the following universities: Oklahoma State, Mississippi State, Penn State, Purdue, Virginia Tech, Kansas State, Delaware, Hawaii, California Berkeley, Washington State, and Southern Illinois.

Universities Council on Water Resources (UCOWR) mission: UCOWR expands the capacity of universities and their partners to address current water resources challenges through sharing expertise, fostering leadership, and developing interdisciplinary collaborations.

Journal of Contemporary Water Research and Education (JCWRE) Issue# 177

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