A key educational and policy component of the PWI is our series of guest lectures.
BP provided funding in 2005/06 for the initial BP Lecture Series on Water Issues.
BP Lecture Series on Water Issues Speakers 2005-2007
1. Dr. Marilynn Yates, Department Chair and Professor of Environmental Microbiology at the University of California, Riverside, 2005/06
a. Assessing the potential for the contamination of water by human pathogenic microorganisms.
2. Reggie Baker, Security & Counter-Terrorism Coordinator, Indiana Department of Environmental Management, 2006/2007 (May 23, 2007)
a. “Ready or Not, Here I come,” Water Utility Preparedness for Man-Made or Natural Disasters.
3. Anthony Andrews, Research Fellow at Purdue Water Institute and Associate Professor of Economics, Governor State University, IL
“Why should Water-Intensive Corporations be Attracted to Northwest Indiana? A Research Methodology,” 2006/2007 (September 12 2007)