News for GEM

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Spring 2020 Convocation Academic Awards Recipients

Academic Achievers/Award Winners 2020

Awards for Distinguished Academic Achievement are presented annually at spring convocation in recognition of academic excellence of the top graduating student from each academic plan. The award recipient is chosen by the Undergraduate Officer based on scholastic achievement. Congratulations to the 2020 Academic Achievement Award recipients!

 

Alyssa Mclaren

Friday, May 29, 2020

Deloitte Scholarship Awarded to Evan Higgins

Evan Higgins sitting on boat with island in background

Evan Higgins, a third-year student at the University of Waterloo, in Environment and Business with a minor in Economics, was awarded the 2020 Deloitte Scholarship.

Friday, May 22, 2020

Q and A with Dan Scott: a long, hard recovery for international tourism

dan scott on a mountain wearing sunglasses

The global tourism industry should brace for loses of up to US$2.7 trillion and over 100 million jobs losses in 2020 according to the World Travel and Tourism Council. Daniel Scott is an expert in international tourism and has recently published new findings on the future of the industry. He answers our questions below.

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Environment’s Merrin Macrae lands nearly $3 million to help protect Canada’s water and food systems

Merrin ina  field

“Thanks to this generous funding we will be able to look at how agriculture across Canada will be impacted by climate change, and, how the sector can adapt to mitigate these risks.”

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

National Geomatics Competition Results

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This past weekend, the University of Waterloo hosted the annual National Geomatics competition. Congratulations to the winners, as well as every team that participated. Thank you to all the volunteers who made the comptition happen, as well as the events sponsors!

Here were the results:
 

Over-all Winners:

  1. 2020 (47)
    1. July (4)
    2. June (7)
    3. May (11)
    4. April (7)
    5. March (7)
    6. February (3)
    7. January (8)
  2. 2019 (38)
    1. December (4)
    2. November (1)
    3. October (1)
    4. September (2)
    5. August (1)
    6. July (5)
    7. June (2)
    8. May (4)
    9. April (5)
    10. March (5)
    11. February (5)
    12. January (3)
  3. 2018 (116)
    1. December (4)
    2. November (8)
    3. October (3)
    4. September (2)
    5. August (3)
    6. July (17)
    7. June (16)
    8. May (17)
    9. April (10)
    10. March (11)
    11. February (11)
    12. January (14)
  4. 2017 (113)
  5. 2016 (57)
  6. 2015 (76)
  7. 2014 (57)
  8. 2013 (46)
  9. 2012 (80)
  10. 2011 (12)