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Guest Lecture with Dr. Claire Oswald

Dr. Claire Oswald Lecture

ASPIRE-Aquatic Systems Professional and Industrial training for the Restoration Economy Program

ASPIRE - Aquatic Systems Professional and Industrial training for the Restoration Economy Program

New Video: Sampling Lake Sediment

Dewey Dunnington explains his procedure for sampling lake sediment in this video.

Guest Lecture with Dr. John P. Smol

Special Guest Lecture with John P. Smol, Queen's University

Dr. Graham Gagnon Reception- June 27, 2018

Dr. Graham Gagnon Reception

CWRS Participates in Science Odyssey

Friday, May 11, the Centre for Water Resources Studies participated in the nationwide “Science Odyssey”, Canada’s largest celebration of science and mathematics.

Congratulations to Jenny Hayward!

Congratulations to Jenny Hayward, who was recently awarded the Engineers Canada – Manulife Scholarship

Graduate Student Positions in Watershed Science and Wetland Hydrology

Several fully funded graduate student positions are currently available for projects focused on: (i) development of watershed simulation models for prediction and management of lake eutrophication, (ii) impacts of forest management practices on hydrologic


Congratulations to Ben Trueman and Lindsay Anderson on their NSERC PGS D Awards!


Congratulations to Michael Brophy and Joanna Poltarowicz on their NSERC CGSM Awards!

Summer 2016 NSERC USRA's

The CWRS is very pleased to have three NSERC USRA's this Summer!

MASc Defence Notice Jan 22- Holly Sampson

CWRS is pleased to announce the MASc Defence of Holly Sampson's Thesis entitled: "Optimization of Residuals Management at a Drinking Water Treatment Facility"


CWRS attended the Northern Territories Water and Wastewater Association Conference “Northern Water: Keeping it Clean” in Iqaluit, Nunavut on November 21 – 22, 2015.

Judy Lee PhD Defence

Please join the CWRS in Congratulating Judy Lee in her successful PhD Defence.

Guest Lecture - Dr. Shankar Chellam

The Centre for Water Resources Studies, and The Department of Civil & Resource Engineering invite you to a Lecture present by: Dr. Shankar Chellam Virus behaviour during elctrocoagulation - microfiltration of surface water

Megan Kot - PhD Defence

Please join the CWRS in supporting our latest PhD Candidate, Ms. Megan Kot. Megan will defend her thesis entitled: Readiness for Ensuring Safe Drinking Water in Small Community Systems Megan's defence is scheduled for Wednesday August 12 at 1:00pm i

CWRS Student Wins Water's Next 'Young Professional' Award

The Water’s Next national awards program honours the achievements and ideas of individuals and companies that successfully work to change water in Canada.

Guest Lecture - Dr. M.J. MacPhee

The Centre for Water Resources Studies and The Department of Civil and Resource Engineering are pleased to announce a Special Guest Lecture from Dr. Michael J. MacPhee - Future Water Outlook, Supply Scarcity, and the Urban Shift


PhD Candidate Amina Stoddart and Dr. Gagnon presented at WQTC this week in New Orleans!


Good Luck to Michael Brophy, Sean MacIsaac, Holly Sampson, and Daniel Wesley all presenting at the ACWWA conference taking place in Halifax!