Skip to Content

Sustainability Events

Graduate Student Research at Decision Center for a Desert City: Updates from the Center's Community of Graduate Scholars

Decision Center for a Desert City

Christine DeMyers

  • Moderator and 3rd Year PhD Student, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University

Veronica Horvath

  • 1st Year Master's Student, School of Sustainability, Arizona State University

Leah Jones

  • 2nd Year PhD Student, School of Sustainability, Arizona State University

Krista Lawless

  • Graduating Master's Student, School for the Future of Innovation in Society, Arizona State University

Michael Steptoe

  • 1st Year PhD Student, School of Computing, Informatics, & Decision Systems Engineering, Arizona State University

Please join us for an annual update on research projects from DCDC’s graduate research assistants.

DCDC’s Community of Graduate Scholars is a year-long, one-credit course that gives our graduate research assistants an opportunity to gain skills and become leaders in transdisciplinary approaches to research, policy, and community engagement.

Students will present five-minute presentations stimulating discussions to provide input and insights into the students’ work:

“Water Governance Analysis through the Stakeholder Perspective: A Case Study in Pernambuco, Brazil” by Krista Lawless

“A Visual Analytics Museum Experiment for Water Policy Analysis” by Michael Steptoe

“Decision-making and the Food-Energy-Water Nexus in Phoenix, Arizona” by Leah Jones

“Water in the Arid Southwest: Public Perceptions on the Transformational Strategies for Sustainability” by Veronica Horvath

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
12 - 1:30 p.m.