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Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Two Water Institute members elected to Royal Society of Canada College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists

Two Water Institute members have been elected to the Royal Society of Canada College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists.

Members have reached a high level of achievement at an early stage of their careers. They represent the emerging generation of scholars and leaders in science and the arts in the country. Membership is for seven years.

Monday, October 17, 2016

U.S. megadrought is around the corner, prof Don Burn comments

Global News recently featured a story on the U.S. megadrought and what it will mean to Canadians, including comments by Water Institute member and Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering professor Don Burn on what it could mean for Canadians.

Friday, October 7, 2016

Water Institute shares new research and perspectives at Great Lakes Public Forum

water institute booth great lakes public forum

Water Institute booth at the Innovation Event at the Great Lakes Public Forum displays graduate student oxygen sensor, pictured on the table at left.

Friday, October 7, 2016

Students capture beauty of water in different states at Water - On Exhibition

water on exhibition

Water - On Exhibition drew Waterloo students, across a wide range of disciplines, eager to showcase their research and designs on water as a renewable resource.

Held on Oct. 6 at the University of Waterloo School of Architecture in Cambridge, ON, the exhibition was a collaboration between Students of the Water Institute Graduate Section (SWIGS) and the BRIDGE Centre of Architecture + Design.

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Grand River Safari: RBC Visiting Fellow Pieter van der Zaag takes watershed journey with Waterloo water students

Pieter van der Zaag

Pieter van der Zaag (pictured above left on the Shand Dam at Belwood Lake with program director Bruce MacVicar) spent a week with University of Waterloo Collaborative Water Program students during his stay as an RBC Visiting Fellow.