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Water scientists, stakeholders and policymakers from across California and the European Union recently convened on campus for the “Sustainable Groundwater Management and Conflict Resolution California-European Union Workshop.”

Maura Allaire, assistant professor of urban planning and public policy, has been awarded one of the $50,000 Hellman Fellowships, which are bestowed annually to support research by junior faculty.

Nathan Lacy, a second-year MURP student, received the American Planning Association - Orange Section (OC-APA) Academic Award of Merit for his capstone project, a professional report titled, “Stormwater Design as a Guiding Principle: an exploration of stormwater infrastructure performance in Orange County.”