Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Waterloo celebrates graduating PhD students

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For graduating PhD students, completing their dissertation defence is a significant milestone, as well as a time to celebrate their accomplishments with friends and family.

Read the story of exceptional PhD student Bereket Negasi Isaac, Water Institute Collaborative Water Program graduate from the Faculty of Environment.

Monday, June 15, 2020

GWF2020 virtual poster session goes live

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The Global Water Futures Open Science Meeting typically provides an opportunity to come together to share, learn, plan and celebrate scientific achievements, building on progress and momentum of the program.

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Water Institute member awarded major grant towards building strong small-scale fisheries across the globe

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Cooperation and collective action are features of many traditional small-scale fisheries: Fishing in the Bay of Bengal, South Asia.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Water Institute member releases new version of popular hydrological modelling software

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James Craig, Water Institute member, associate professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Canada Research Chair in Hydrologic Modelling and Analysis, recently released version 3 of Raven, a hydrologic modelling platfor

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Canadian Water Network convenes coalition for wastewater-based surveillance of COVID-19

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Canadian Water Network (CWN) is spearheading a national collaboration of researchers, public health organizations and governments with the shared goal of advancing Canada’s ability to support decision-making for public health protection and surveillance in the face of COVID-19.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Year-end message from graduate water students group chair

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To the Students of the Water Institute Graduate Section (SWIGS) community,

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Q and A with the experts: explaining the surface transmission of COVID-19

by Waterloo News

Many COVID-19 cases have been reported through community transmission, with 81 per cent of COVID-19 cases in Canada likely spreading this way. 

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Water Institute member's climate-change research finds accelerated water loss in peatlands intensifying fires and global warming

A group of 59 international scientists, including Water Institute member Rich Petrone of the Department of Geography and Environmental Management, and led by researchers at Canada’s McMaster University, uncovered new information about the distinct effects of climate change on boreal forests and peatlands, which threaten to worsen wildfires and accelerate global warming.

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