American Water Resources Association at Virginia Tech

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Wednesday, August 19, 2015

GobblerFest 2015

Check out VTAWRA at GobblerFest on Friday September 4, 2015!

 This year we will be featured with other sustainability focused student groups in Sustainability Alley! Come say hello and learn about the events we have planned for this semester!

Renew the New Fall Clean Up

Join VTAWRA on Saturday August 29, 2015 while we help out with a local river cleanup! 

We will meet in the Cheatham Lot around 7:45 am and then head over to Eastern Elementary School together. The agenda of the event is as follows:

Meet up and registration, by 8:30, at Eastern Elementary, Pembroke (on Rt 460 W).
Buses leave for cleanup sites on the river at 8:40.
Volunteers return to Eastern for lunch and free T-shirt at noon.
Wear sunblock, river shoes, sturdy clothing; be ready to work and get wet!

Contact Kylie Campbell at to express your interest in coming or if you have any questions!

See you there!

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Meeting Oct 16 2014

Hey everyone!

There's a meeting Thursday October 16th in room 133 Cheatham Hall at 6 pm.

We will talk about the river clean up planned for Saturday, see what movies people want to watch for our movie night and more!

We're looking forward to seeing you there!

Friday, September 13, 2013

Fall Into The New River Cleanup

Tomorrow we will be participating in our first New River cleanup of the year! Join us in the Cheatham Hall parking lot at 7:45 am to carpool over to Whitt Riverbend Park in Pearisburg, VA where we will be registering with ReNew The New to help cleanup the section of the New River from Pembroke to Bluff City. Registration is free, all cleanup supplies have been donated, and there is free lunch and t-shirts at the end of the cleanup at noon. Hope to see you early tomorrow!

Friday, September 6, 2013

AWRA at Gobblerfest 2013

If you're interested in becoming involved with AWRA at VT, come and check out booth out at Gobblerfest on Friday, September 6. We will be running a booth from 4-8 on the drillfield, with information about our mission and activities that we will be doing this year. Come and check us out if you're on campus!

Thursday, February 7, 2013

First Meeting of the Semester!

Hey all! Tomorrow, February 7th, we will be having our first meeting of the semester. It will be held in Cheatham 317, the same location as last semester, at 6 pm. We will be talking about a lot of fun events coming up, including Kids' Tech and World Water Day. To see the dates for these events, check out the calendar. If you are interested in getting involved in any of these local, please come out!

Hope to see you all then!

Sunday, October 14, 2012

Meeting This Wednesday

Hey Guys!

We will be having our third meeting of the semester this Wednesday, October 17th at 5:30 in 317 Cheatham. Bring ideas/suggestions/questions/comments etc.! We are excited to discuss some water related happenings and also our upcoming HALLOWEEN SOCIAL.

Hope to see you all there!!