2017 El Día del Agua y la Atmósfera

The annual El Día del Agua y la Atmósfera conference allows students to showcase their research through oral and poster presentations. The day also includes a continental breakfast, light buffet lunch, luncheon speaker, afternoon keynote speaker, announcement of student awards, and presentation of the coveted AquaMan/AquaWoman trophies to the most outstanding faculty instructors. The day ends with a reception or pub celebration for sponsors, attendees, and student presenters hosted by the HAS Student Association.

Note:  El Día is part of the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences' EarthWeek and includes research symposia and events organized by and featuring students from:

Date and Location

Monday, March 27, 2017 at 8 am
Student Union Memorial Center, Grand Ballroom (North and South Ballrooms)


"Simple, Serious, and Solvable: The Three S’s of Climate Change"
A. Scott Denning

Luncheon Speaker

"Houston, we have a problem..." It's the curse of knowledge: How we can more effectively communicate science to society
Amber Sullins

El Día Events

Registration and Information