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Noodle Vendor

Xinjiang, China

Apsaras of Angkor Wat

Siem Reap, Cambodia


Song Kul Lake, Kyrgyzstan

Lake Weed Farmers

Inle Lake, Myanmar

Yurt in Blizzard

Jeti Oguz, Kyrgyzstan


Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

Archeology Site

Merv, Turkmenistan

Ancient Volcano Crater

Kauai, Hawai'i

Prayer Flags

Mt. Kailash, Tibet

Mt. Everest


Stick Insect

Sarawak, Borneo

Wild Horses

Gozli Ata Canyons, Turkmenistan

Pearl Farm

Ahe, French Polynesia

Shoe Vendor

Khiva, Uzbekistan

Traditional Tibetan Dress

Darchen, Tibet

Shibuya Station

Tokyo, Japan

Kazakh Woman

Aksu-Zhabagly, Kazakhstan

Hill of Crosses

Siauliai, Lithuania


Sichuan, China


Kauai, Hawai'i

Welcome to the Office of International Programs

Image Friday, April 9, 2010 from 1:00PM to 4:00PM
E. J. Bloustein Special Events Forum, Civic Square Building, 33 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick

This event features a series of talks on the Raritan River sponsored by Rutgers University and the other entities that are affected by it every day.

Sponsored by:
* the Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs
* the Office of Undergraduate Education
* the SAS-Office of International Programs
* Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
* SEBS, the School of Environmental and Biological Sciences
* Rutgers, Student Employment Office
* Rutgers Career Services
* The Raritan River
* MWH Global
* The Berger Group
* GEE 
* American Water
* Princeton Hydro
* The Mushett Family Foundation

More information is available after the jump. 1:00 -1:30 – Internship Fair – meet potential internship sponsors and employers

1:30: Special Guest Speakers – Congressman Frank Pallone, Freeholder Jim Polos

Introductions: Michael Greenberg, Associate Dean, EJ Bloustein

Judy Shaw, Ph.D., Senior Research Associate, National Center for Brownfield and Neighborhood Redevelopment, Rutgers University, Moderator, “The Sustainable Raritan River Initiative: A Collaborative Approach to Revitalization”
Beth Ravit, Ph.D., Department of Environmental Sciences, SEBS, Rutgers University, “Oyster Restoration in an Urban Estuary: Lessons Learned To Date” Research is in collaboration with and funded by NY/NJ Baykeeper.  
Nellie Tsipoura, Ph.D., Director of Citizen Science, NJ Audubon, “Bird Abundance and Distribution in the Raritan” 

Short Break   

Chris Obropta, Ph.D., P.E., Extension Specialist in Water Resources, NJ Agricultural Experiment Station, Rutgers University,
Moderator Bob Chant, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, IMCS, Rutgers University “Jersey Roots: The RUCOOL’s research and educational activities in the mighty Raritan”
Susan Dickison, CHMM, Health Safety Specialist for Environmental Projects, Rutgers Environmental Health & Safety Department, “Rutgers’ Best Management Practices” with Seth Richter, AICP< Assistant Facilities Planner, Facilities Management, Rutgers University, “Storm Water and Construction at Rutgers University”
David Robinson, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Geography & NJ State Climatologist, Rutgers University, “Climate and the Raritan”

4:00 Reception and Networking

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