Congratulations to our Spring 2018 Academic Medal Winners and Graduating Students

The Department of Geography & Environmental Studies, as well as the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Department are pleased to announce the winners of the Governor General’s Medal, and Medal for Academic Excellence at the graduate level.

At the master’s level, the winners of the Medal for Academic Excellence are:

  • Julia Ercolani, Master of Environmental Studies in Geography
  • Lindsay Stone, Master of Science in Geography

At the doctoral level, the winner is Anastasia Sniderhan, Doctoral of Philosophy in Geography.

Congratulations to all our graduands and to the winners of Laurier’s academic medals!!


Laurier graduate student helping Northern First Nation monitor pollution and climatic changesImage of James Telford


Laurier researchers receive over $1.7 million from Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council

Congratulations to Ryan Connon (PhD in Geography Candidate), 1 of 3 winners of the NSERC-sponsored Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarships.

Link to announcement.