News archive - 2012

Monday, May 28, 2012

KI student winner of Alumni Gold Medal Award

Eric Kennedy, in our first BKI graduating class, is being honoured with the Faculty of Environment Alumni Gold Medal Award when he convocates on June 13.

The award is given to the top student graduating in the Faculty of Environment, based on academic achievement, contributions to the academic program, and other contributions.

Sunday, May 6, 2012

Copenhagen museum field trip a success!

The second-year KI students have returned from their museum field trip to Copenhagen.

Check out some photos of their trip!

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

KI students present CRISP project to CIGI

De Facto Design presented their Community Response Indexing, Sorting, and Perception (CRISP) tool to Fred Kuntz and Som Tsoi of the Centre for International Governance and Innovation (CIGI).

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

KI student involved in environmental innovation project

Peter Last, a fourth-year knowledge integration student, was involved in the competition for the Jack Rosen Memorial Award for Environment Innovation.

Peter received an honourable mention for ARC: the Apartment-Ready Composter – an inexpensive, low-odour system that would produce compost on a small scale for indoor plants.

Friday, March 9, 2012

Loran Award winners include KI student

Benjamin Carr, first-year KI student, is a winner of one of the most prestigious undergraduate scholarships in Canada: the Loran Award.

The Canadian Merit Scholarship Foundation grants Loran Awards to talented young Canadians on the basis of character, service and leadership potential. A Loran Award includes four years of funding for undergraduate studies and a comprehensive enrichment program.

A reception was held at Waterloo recently to honour our recipients of the Loran Awards.