November 5, 2021 – McCarty Receives Early Career Award

James McCarty of Fayetteville, Manager of Environmental Quality for Beaver Water District, received a 2021 Early Career Award from the University of Arkansas College of Engineering. McCarty has a B.S. in Biological Engineering (2006), a M.S. in Biological Engineering (2015), and a Ph.D. (2020). College of Engineering alumni, faculty, staff and guests gathered on Oct. 30, to induct four new members into the College of Engineering’s Hall of Fame and recognize 34 alumni with Distinguished Alumni Awards and Early Career Awards.

About Beaver Water District

The mission of Beaver Water District (BWD) is to sustainably provide our customers with safe, economical drinking water. BWD provides the clean water, sourced from Beaver Lake, to Fayetteville, Springdale, Rogers, and Bentonville. These cities in Northwest Arkansas then store and distribute the water to their customers. For more information, visit