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Sept ‑ Oct 2013

(Excellence and Achievement in Research, Teaching, and Helping)

September - October 2013


Anne-Marie Ryan and colleagues received funding from the Dalhousie Innovation Fund to work on developing a leadership and communication course for senior science students.

Graduate Students:

Natalie Sanchez (visiting student from Argentina) was awarded an Emerging Leaders in the Americas Program (ELAP) scholarship to work with Isabelle Coutand (October 2013-March 2014).

Carla Dickson (MSc, supervisor G.Wach) has been awarded the Husky Aboriginal Mentorship Award (2013-2016).

Undergraduate Students:

Siobhan McGoldrick has been awarded the KEGS-Hallof Memorial Scholarship from the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) Foundation, and a scholarship from the Canadian Mineral Industry Education Foundation (CMIEF). Siobhan was also awarded the Mineralogical Association of Canada (MAC) student prize this year.

Awards Day winners:

MacEachern-Ponsford Award - Beth Lymer and Jillian Kendrick

M.J. Keen Award - Carmen Lee and Naomi Plummer

G.V. Douglas Award - Carolina Chang


Graduating Students - October 2013 Convocation


Kurtis Ball Erin Bros
Adam Perryman Kris Thurber
Michael Walsh


Kelsey O'Brien


Jared Butler
Alan Hidy