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Tuesday, September 27, 2011
12:00 AM
Room 1210 Lurie Engineering Center
1221 Beal Avenue
North Campus

Guest Speaker: Cynthia Pederson
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
"Preparation, Focus and Skill" - A Professional Response to the Japanese Nuclear Accident

Understand what happened and the contributions engineers made in the wake of one of the most serious nuclear disasters of all time.

Learn how to use your engineering degree to help protect the public health and safety.

Ms. Pederson is the Deputy Regional Administrator of US NRC Region III. She graduated from the University of Minnesota with a degree in Chemical Engineering. She is the recipient of the Presidential Meritorious Rank Award.

Lunch is provided -- All Majors Invited -- Casual attire

Sponsored by the Women in Science and Engineering Program ***Please rsvp to Debbie Taylor,, by Monday, September 26 at noon.