Dean’s Highlights

Dean’s Highlights

The Faculty of Environmental Studies is a community of people engaged in making a positive, just and sustainable change in our world. Our Dean’s Highlights will recognize and celebrate the monthly achievements of our community members. Share in our recognition for our outstanding scholars, inspiring students, successful alumni, dynamic staff and supportive friends.

Gail Fraser’s project “Offshore oil exploratory drilling and marine protected areas: Assessing decision-making processes and outcomes in comparative developed state cases” receives a SSHRC Insights Grant for $165,262

Sheila Colla and Lisa Myers receive a $250,000 New Frontiers’ Grant for the Finding Flower project. Finding Flowers mobilizes spaces for cross-pollination between environmental matters, Indigenous artistic practice and biocultural research on native plants and pollinators.

The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) awarded $1 Million in funding to FES’ Sarah Flicker and Education’s Jen Gilbert to support a Planned Parenthood Ottawa project at preventing teen dating violence and fostering healthy relationships.