For Immediate Release

Contact:
Shari Ireton
University of Washington School of Law

5/25/2006

UW Law Graduate Susannah Carr Receives Prestigious Krug Scholarship

Gregory Pendleton was awarded a Knauss Marin Policy Fellowship to work with the Congress or an admin agency in DC . This is a special fellowship

for sea grant universities. More about the fellowship can be found at

http://www.seagrant.noaa.gov/funding/knauss/knauss.html

The Knauss fellowship, established in 1979, provides a unique educational experience to students who have an interest in ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources and in the national policy decisions affecting those resources. The program matches highly qualified graduate students with "hosts" in the legislative and executive branch of government located in the Washington, D.C. area, for a one year paid fellowship. The program is named in honor of one of Sea Grant's founders, former NOAA Administrator, John A. Knauss.

Named after former NOAA administrator John A. Knauss, the Sea Grant fellowship program was established in 1979 to fulfill one of the objectives of the National Sea Grant College Program Act. The Act states: "The objective of this title is to increase the understanding, assessment, development, utilization, and conservation of the nation's ocean and coastal resources by providing assistance to promote a strong educational base..."

 

Greer O Anderson; +1 206 459-2998
Graduate, Aquatic and Fishery Sciences
 

Molly W Jacobs; +1 360 378-7391
Graduate, Zoology
mwjacobs@u.washington.edu

Jennifer M Kassakian; +1 206 713-6219
Graduate, School of Marine Affairs
jmkassak@u.washington.edu

Gregory David Pendleton; +1 206 226-4649
Graduate, Law Concurrent Degree Program
Graduate, International Studies (Int. Studies)
gpendle@u.washington.edu

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Since about 1999, 3 of our graduates have been awarded this prestigious fellowship -- Brian McLachlan (1999), Corey Niles (2004) and now Gregory.

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