The annual Faculty of ScienceThree Minute Thesis heat returned this week. More than twenty graduate students from all six units gathered to compete and describe their research in less than three minutes, using only one slide.
Josh Neufeld is anything but an ordinary professor of biology at the University of Waterloo. His use of clickers, twitter, and art for student engagement are pioneering. His Halloween costumes are legendary. And he’s somehow discovered a connection between microbiology and The Lord of the Rings.
Biology alumna Janet McDougall receives her Contributions to Science Award from Biology Department Chair Hugh Broders.
Last week, the Faculty of Science recognized five outstanding alumni at the 2016 Science Alumni Recognition Awards Reception. One of the recipients was Biology alumna Janet McDougall who received the Contribution to Science Award for her passion, support, and trailblazing work as a statistician, businesswoman, and pillar of her community.