Morgan DiCarlo winning prizes!

Morgan DiCarlo has been on a streak this semester.  She was a winner of the AGU Water and Society Technical Committee Twitter contest. Her winning tweet was

Did you know that, according to USGS, daily US water use per capita is lower now than in 1970? Applying “demand-side management”, engineering & policy merge to create efficient technology, smart monitoring & conservation approaches that help decouple water use and societal growth

Morgan DiCarlo also won Most Gross, Most Humanitarian, and Most Creative Poster Awards, in addition to the Overall Student Poster Contest Winner at the NC AWWA-WEA Student Poster Conference for her poster “Agent-Based Model of Social Media Behaviors during Hurricanes Florence and Michael”.

Morgan is a PhD candidate in her third year of study.  Her dissertation is focusing on how individual behaviors and decision-making affect the resilience of communities and infrastructure during disasters.  She is collecting new data, conducting data analysis, and building new models to generate insight about managing sociotechnical systems.