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Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Susan Elliott Receives Funding for Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarships

Susan Elliott, Water Institute member and Professor in the Department of Geography and Environmental Management, was one of two University of Waterloo researchers to receive funding for prestigious Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarships.
Thursday, March 12, 2015

2014-15 Water Institute Seed Grant Recipients Announced

In November 2014, the Water Institute launched its new Seed Grant Program to stimulate interdisciplinary collaboration, to facilitate interaction with international authorities, and to encourage the development of research proposals. A total of eight proposals were received and these were adjudicated by five Institute faculty members. With the available funds ($100K), the Water Institute was able to support six of the eight proposals. 
Wednesday, March 11, 2015

ERS Students Win Canada's Most Water Wise School Case Competition

The top prize in the Canadian Institute of Plumbing and Heating’s 2015 Canada's Most Water Wise School Case Competition was awarded to a team of undergraduate students from the Department of Environment and Resource Studies led by faculty advisor Sarah Wolfe, a Water Institute member.
The competition challenged college and university students to identify ways to increase water conservation
Monday, March 2, 2015

The Water Institute watertalks March Lecture Series

The Water Institute is pleased to present a series of three exceptional guest speakers in the month of March. All of the talks will also be available via Livestream and posted to the Water Institute's YouTube channel afterwards.