Newest graduate from UTPA's Environmental Science Program (December 2012)
Alondra Hernandez with Dr. Frank J. Dirrigl Jr.
Environmental Policy Students Complete Texas Watershed Stewardship Training
Students from the Environmental Science & Policy (ENSC 3400) class, completed the Texas Watershed Steward Training and received certificates. This program provides online training "about watershed systems, water quality regulation and monitoring, methods to improve water quality, and community-driven watershed protection and management. With this training, participants will have the basic knowledge and tools they need to form a watershed action group, participate in watershed protection activities, and to become more involved in protecting and enhancing their community water resources." From Texas Watershed Steward website.
First three students graduate from UTPA's Environmental Science Program (May 2011)
Pictured left to right are Dr. Frank J. Dirrigl Jr., assistant professor of environmental science; and graduates Jacqueline D. Muñoz, Samantha E. Benson, and Elizabeth A. Gonzalez.