SES Interim Director Named

SES Interim Director Named
Prof. Jon Warland has been named the interim director of the School of Environmental Sciences (SES) effective May 1, 2015. Warland assumes interim chair duties as Prof. Jonathan Newman begins in his new position as dean of the College of Biological Sciences effective August 1, 2015.

“Warland is a passionate teacher, recognized researcher and is committed to the future growth and development of the school,” shares Rob Gordon, dean of the Ontario Agricultural College.

Call for Abstracts OE3C 2015

The Ontario Ecology, Ethology and Evolution Colloquium (OE3C) invites you to submit abstracts to our 45th Annual conference that will be held at York University, Toronto, May 13th to 15th.


Western University, is seeking a Research Technician

The Department of Earth Sciences Western University is seeking a Research Technician. The Research Technician is responsible for maintaining equipment, performing Geographic Information System (GIS) tasks, ensuring laboratory health and safety requirements are met, and in training students in the use of various laboratory equipment.


Please join us at the Guelph Civic Museum on Tuesday, March 31, 2015, to recognize game-changing research in support of Ontario Research Week. Plants for food in space, the 3-D printing revolution and a 20-year family health community research program will be featured as part of a “Why Research Matters” panel discussion.  The event, sponsored by the Office of Research, is meant to engage the public in understanding the value of research. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., with the program getting underway at 7 p.m. Free admission.

Learn-to-Run 5K Program

Learn-to-Run 5K Program 

Occupational Health and Wellness 

Make 2015 your year to become a Better 'U'. Join other Faculty Staff and begin Occupational Health and Wellness' FREE 12-week Learn-to-Run 5K Program. 

April 1, 2015 - Information Session (Alexander Hall Rm168 from 12-1pm) 

April 13th, 2015 - Program begins 

See attached poster or email Heather Harris at for further details.  

Learn-to-Run with Occupational Health and Wellness

Occupational Health and Wellness  APRIL 1 2015 ~INFORMATION SESSION~ALEXANDER HALL RM #168 12:00 PM–1:00PM Make 2015 your year to become a Better U. Join other Faculty and Staff and begin Occupational Health and Wellness’ FREE 12-week Learn-to-Run 5K program.

Laurentian SETAC Short Course on Vapour Intrusion - Thursday, April 16th

Laurentian SETAC is organizing a short course in April. This short course would be of particular interest to students interested in pursuing a career in environmental consulting. 
Title: Practical Approaches to Vapour Intrusion, From Site Assessment to Risk Management
This one day course provides an overview of soil vapour intrusion, giving participants the chance to practice newly gained knowledge and skills with hands-on activities. Stay tuned for more details on course content and organization.

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