Monday, July 19, 2021

Water Institute Announces 2021 Seed Grant Recipients

Seedlings growing in soil with the title Water Institute Seed Grants

Last week, the Water Institute announced the results of their 2021 seed grant competition. Professor Andrea Brookfield from the Department of Earth and Environmental Science is leading one of the projects, which aims to develop a framework to make decisions about groundwater extraction in agricultural settings. 

Supporting decisions about groundwater extraction for irrigation with modern economic risk assessments  

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Earth and Environmental Sciences instructor featured on the cover of CIM Magazine

Jen Parks on the cover of CIM magazine.

This past week, Jen Parks, Instructor in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, appeared on the cover of the Canadian Institute for Mining, Metallurgy and

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Mario Coniglio named next Chair of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Mario Coniglio.

The Faculty of Science is pleased to welcome Professor Mario Coniglio as the next Chair of the Department of Earth and Environmental

Monday, June 28, 2021

Nandita Basu featured on CBC Quirks and Quarks radio show

Nandita Basu.

Last Saturday, Professor Nandita Basu from Earth and Environmental Sciences was featured on 

Friday, June 25, 2021

Behind the scenes of building online courses: Online learning assistants help professors get their courses online

Minghan Han working on two laptops.

When the Covid-19 pandemic hit and courses shifted to the online environment, Professor John Johnston from the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences faced a monumental task.