My abstract “The Environmental Impacts of Canadian Waste Transportation: From a Risk and Uncertainty Perspective” has been accepted for paper presentation at the Sixth International Conference on Climate Change.
The session will be held in Reykjavik, Iceland in June 2014.
Daniel Shipp, the Sustainable Initiatives Coordinator for the City of Kingston, will be giving a seminar entitled “Are You Climate Ready? A presentation on the latest IPCC model for shifting climate in Eastern Ontario and the hope for change through Kingston’s Community Climate Action Plan and Adaptation Strategy” as part of the School of Environmental Studies seminar series on Thursday, October 17th from 2:30pm-3:30pm in BioSciences room 1120.
Dr. Stephen Murphy, Professor and Chair of the Department of Environment and Resource Studies at the University of Waterloo, will be giving a seminar entitled “You Say Restoration and I Say Resilience: Let’s Not Just Talk Our Heads Off” as part of the School of Environmental Studies seminar series on Thursday, September 19th from 2:30pm-3:30pm in BioSciences room 1120. Undergraduate students, graduate students, and professors in all departments are welcome to attend.
My review of Anne Phillips’ Gender & Culture has been published in the August 2013 edition of Feminist Theory.
After careful consideration, I have transferred into the doctoral program in the School of Environmental Studies at Queen’s University.
I will continue to be supervised by Dr. Myra Hird.
Discard Studies is calling for short papers (600-800 words) for an online version of the Discard Studies Handybook on the website. An invited selection of these entries will be expanded by participating authors in a more comprehensive 1,500-2,000-word format for the paperback/e-book version.
More information can be found at the link: http://discardstudies.wordpress.com/2013/07/24/call-for-short-papers-the-discard-studies-handybook/
My review of Richard Biernacki’s Reinventing Evidence in Social Inquiry has been published in the July 2013 edition of the Journal of Canadian Sociology.