Fall Freshwater Mixer

Socialize with freshwater colleagues and learn about a unique educational opportunity in interdisciplinary freshwater research.

With the world’s population growing rapidly, the upcoming Future Rivers NRT will provide students with the skillset and experience to sustain food-energy-water services in freshwater ecosystems. Join us for a social event to earn more about the NRT from SAFS professor Gordon Holtgrieve and connect with members of the UW freshwater research community! We’re also pleased to welcome special guest Brian Eyler, who will discuss his new book, “The Last Days of the Mighty Mekong.” Light refreshments and drinks will be provided.

When: Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 4:00 p.m.

Where: Fishery Sciences Building Lobby (FSH) 1122 NE Boat St, Seattle, WA 98105

Who: Students, faculty, staff, and friends of UW — all are welcome!

SPECIAL GUEST:Headshot of Brian Eyler, director of the Stimson Center Southeast Asia program Brian Eyler, Director, Stimson Center Southeast Asia Program

Brian Eyler is an expert on transboundary issues in the Mekong region and specializes in China’s economic cooperation with Southeast Asia. His new book, “The Last Days of the Mighty Mekong,” takes the reader on a journey from glaciers in China to rice fields in Vietnam, stopping along the way in Cambodia, Laos, and Thailand.