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Engineers Without Borders <[log in to unmask]>
Tue, 27 Feb 2007 11:18:37 -0500
Engineers Without Borders <[log in to unmask]>
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Alba Gabriela Garay Romero <[log in to unmask]>
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Hi Jackie!!!

Sorry for the delay!!! But thank you for keeping us up-to-date with  
the meetings.

By the way...when is the next meeting..tomorrow? And with the  
conference..iam not sure..i will have to check it out if i can miss  
classes those days...

Have a Nice Week!! and remember that SWE has Bake Sale this week @  
Cook Commons from 11:00 -2:00 p.m

Quoting Jacqueline Elizabeth Bell <[log in to unmask]>:

> Hi Gabriella,
>    That's alright I definitely understand.  At our meeting we discussed
> the international conference.  If you want to go, please register
> online at www.ewb-usa.org.  Its $85 and we will need to pay for it
> ourselves upfront and then we will be reimbursed.  You will have to
> miss class all day thursday and friday.  The conference begins early
> Thursday morning so we will have to leave for UMASS on wednesday night.
>  Let me know if you register, you need to do it before March 1st or
> else there is an additional $50 charge that will not be covered by our
> budget.
>   We are going to hand out bags of coffee at our next meeting to sell
> on our own for $8 and receive total profits.  We will also be workign
> with feel good to sell grilled cheese and bagel breakfast sandwiches.
> We will have one or two guest speakers at our next meeting to discuss
> soils and water technologies. (prof. hayden & mandar)
>  see ya next week!
> Jacquie
> Quoting Alba Gabriela Garay Romero <[log in to unmask]>:
>> Hi Margaret!!!
>> Thanks in advance for your collaboration...i am curious about sth..why
>> they call it the Sister City of Burlington?
>> By the way...what happened yesterday in the meeting? i haven't read
>> news about it.
>> Gabriela
>> Quoting Margaret McMorrow <[log in to unmask]>:
>>> I've been out of the office most of today, but I did speak to one of my
>>> colleagues who knows the Peace Corps Country Director for Nicaragua and
>>> will set you up with a meeting when you visit.  I will also ask that
>>> they alert the Assistant Director for Water and Sanitation.
>>> Again, the idea behind this is just to get a sense of what's going on
>>> water-wise in Nicaragua, and make some contacts that could be
>>> indispensable when you go down for the project in the summer.  They can
>>> also help with stakeholder consultation and technology appropriateness
>>> questions.
>>> Will you have a chance to visit Burlington's Nicaragua sister city,
>>> Puerto Cabezas, while you're there?  Is this a connection to make here
>>> in Vermont?
>>> I'll send along some links of resources tomorrow for planning and design
>>> of water systems.
>>> Best,
>>> Margaret
>>> Margaret Ramalho McMorrow, P.E.
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>> -- 
>> Gabriela Garay
>> CS Graduate Student Senator
>> CSSA Secretary
>> SWE Membership Chair
>> IEEE-ACM Member

Gabriela Garay
CS Graduate Student Senator
CSSA Secretary
SWE Membership Chair