Make 2018 the year you join us!

NEWEA offers four unique programs to meet your commitment and contribution levels: Sponsor, Advertiser, Partner and Donor We are excited to offer a wide range of opportunities to invest in working for water quality in New England.  Whether making institutional investments or acting as a concerned and engaged citizen, our goal is to make it […]

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Submit Applications for 17-18 Student Scholarships

The Scholarship Committee is offering three scholarships for: Undergraduate student majoring in an environmental related career, Graduate student majoring in an environmental related career, Undergraduate student majoring in any field. The awards are based on academic performance and demonstrated interest in environmental protection.  The objective of the scholarships is to encourage and provide incentive for capable […]

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Northeastern University Takes 3rd Place at WEFTEC’s National Student Design Competition

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) hosted the national student design competition in Chicago this past October during WEFTEC17, which is the largest annual water quality event in the world. The Northeastern University team placed third in the Wastewater Competition, which saw the participation of 17 teams from across the country and Canada.  The winning Northeastern team project involved […]

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NEWEA CoSponsors H2O STEM Conference with Blue Institute of Cape Cod

Join Blue Institute of Cape Cod as they host a one-day STEM Conference on Cape Cod.  Guest Speakers will include: Deborah Szaro, Acting Administrator, EPA Region One – “Career Paths & Stem Education” Michael Sullivan, Global Cognitive Solutions Leader, IBM – “Watson, IoT & Water” Yuki A. Honjo, PhD, Chief Operating Officer, Mclane Research Labs […]

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2017 Stockholm Junior Water Prize Winners

Each year, the Stockholm Junior Water Prize (SJWP) program gains more and more respect, popularity and prestige, and this would not be the case without the hard work and dedication of state organizers. Reviews from the students, parents, judges, and coaches have been nothing but glowing, from the beginning to end. This years group of […]

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Member Profile: Kerry Reed, Stormwater Engineer & NEWEA Registration Committee Chair

The September issue of the NEWEA Waterlink’s Member Profile featured NEWEA Member Kerry Reed.  Below is her interview… NEWEA Member: Kerry Reed, P.E. Presently Employed With: Stormwater Engineer, Town of Framingham, MA What do you find most rewarding about your current position? Feeling like my work has an immediate impact on the community. I especially […]

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Water Warriors Committee Focuses on Veterans in the Workforce

Water Warriors Initiatives is a joint effort by the New England Water Environment Association (NEWEA) and our Affiliated State Associations to recruit and retain returning and retiring U.S Armed Forces veterans into the drinking water and clean water infrastructure fields. Many skills learned in the Armed Forces, particularly with equipment maintenance and science based programs, […]

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Committee Spotlight: GLSD Poo and Brew

The New England Water Environment Association (NEWEA) Young Professional (YP) committee held another successful Poo and Brew at the Greater Lawrence Sanitary District (GLSD) wastewater treatment facility in North Andover, MA. The Massachusetts Water Pollution Control Association (MWPCA) YP committee also co-sponsored this event. Over 35 water professionals from across New England toured the GLSD […]

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First Poo & Brew & Stormwater Too!

In July, the NEWEA Young Professionals Committee, in tandem with the Maine WEA (MEWEA) Young Professionals Committee, hosted a Poo & Brew event in South Portland, ME. This specific event was our first “Poo & Brew & Stormwater, Too” event, in which a tour of local stormwater BMPs was incorporated between the WWTF and brewery […]

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