Water Resources Students in Action

Water Resources Students in Action (WRSIA)

Water Resources Students in Action (WRSIA) is a graduate student group that organizes social events to encourage camaraderie, academic events to promote water-related research on campus, and participatory events to engage with the community. WRSIA is open to all students and is comprised mostly of WRS graduate students.

Year of Water Action Student Event - University of Minnesota Water Resources Students In Action (WRSIA) will host a community discussion with key Minnesota policy makers at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 23 at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs.  Learn more.

Twin Cities Chapter

This past year, WRSIA Twin Cities organized river clean-ups and events with the Water Resources Center.

  • President: Brad Gordon
  • Faculty Advisor: Diana Karwan

Contact Brad Gordon (gordo402@umn.edu) for more information and how to get involved.

Duluth Chapter

This past year, WRSIA Duluth hosted an intramural curling team, social hours, guest speakers and potlucks.  

  • President: Stephen Labuz
  • Officers: Matt Bambach, Erik Hendrickson, and Jon Utecht
  • Events Coordinator: Felicia Williamson
  • Faculty Advisor: TBD

Contact Stephen Labuz (labuz011@umn.edu) for more information and how to get involved.