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Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Five Graduate Water Scholarship Recipients Announced

The Water Institute was pleased to receive 41 applications for the five scholarships that were offered in the Water Instutite graduate scholarship competition. It was a very competitive field with many outstanding applications. The applications were judged on several criteria including academic excellence, water research impact, and leadership ability. 
The scholarships will be formally awarded at the Water Institute's annual Research Symposium on April 28th.

Monday, January 4, 2016

New Executive Director for the Water Institute Begins

Following an exhaustive international search, the University of Waterloo has announced the appointment of Dr. Roy Brouwer as The Water Institute’s new Executive Director effective January 1, 2016. Dr. Brouwer is joining the University from Vrije Universiteit (VU) Amsterdam in The Netherlands.