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The 2014 CEE History and Heritage Lecture

A History of Boston's Water System

Date/Time: 

Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Cape Cod Lounge, Student Union Center

Details: 

This year’s Civil & Environmental History and Heritage Lecturer is Frederick A. Laskey. He will present a history of one of the world’s greatest water systems, recounting Boston’s continued march westward in search of new sources to meet its every-growing demand - from Jamaica Pond in the 1700s to the Quabbin Reservoir in the 1930s.

The Lecture will be held on April 3rd, 2014 in the Cape Cod Lounge of the Student Union Center on the UMass Amherst Campus.  All are welcome to attend.