Dept of Earth & Environmental Sciences
Centre for Environmental and Information Technology (EIT)
200 University Ave. W
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1
Phone: (519) 888-4567
Seeing Things Differently: Rethinking the Relationship Between Data, Models, and Decision-Making
Prof. Ty Ferré, Department of Hydrology and Water Resources, University of Arizona
Everyone welcome - refreshments served.
In addition to his Darcy Lecture on Friday September 30th at 2:00pm, Prof. Ferré is giving a 3-hour modelling course to discuss the interaction of data, models, and decision support with hands on exercises to examine approaches to improve the efficiency of data collection efforts in hydrogeology.
If you are interested in attending this free course, please send an email to Fereidoun Rezanezhad (email@example.com).
Accessing microbial diversity and heterogeneity in the environment
Prof. Laura Hug, Assistant Professor, Environmental Microbiology, Department of Biology, University of Waterloo
Everyone welcome! Coffee provided.
How do large hot orogens work? Lessons from the middle crust
Dr. Rebecca Jamieson, Earth Sciences, Dalhousie University
Everyone welcome! Refreshments served.
Come join faculty, students and staff in honouring Sir William Logan, the first director of the Geological Survey of Canada. This year's 33rd annual Logan Day events include:
- BBQ and Games 12:00 - 4:30 p.m. at CIF Playing Field #4
- Social from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the Heuther Hotel
- Social is a +19 event, ID required
Water Storage: Nature-based Solutions for Resilient Communities
Pieter van der Zaag, RBC Visiting Fellow with the Water Institute and Professor at the UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education in Delft and Professor at the Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences is hosting a farewell reception for Bill Taylor to celebrate his contributions to the Department and University over the last 35 years.
Last year, Taylor served as the interim Department Chair for Earth and Environmental Sciences. He was also named a Distinguished Professor Emeritus.
Stabilization of Mercury in River Water and Sediment Using Biochars
Shining Light on Environmental Soil Chemistry
Dr. Derek Peak, Soil Science, University of Saskatchewan