SETAC North America Awards

SETAC North America Awards

Do you know of deserving SETAC members that need to be recognized for their hard work? The  SETAC North America Awards Committee is asking SETAC members to provide the names of potential deserving nominees for our professional awards (see list of awards below). You...
Call for Volunteers – SETAC Toronto 2019

Call for Volunteers – SETAC Toronto 2019

Calling all Laurentian SETAC Members and friends!  SETAC Toronto 2019 will be needing volunteers during the conference  Opportunity to network, get involved and give back! Registration desk, conference room IT, presenter support, short course set up, and so...
Science Fair Judges Needed!

Science Fair Judges Needed!

• 58th Anniversary of the Ottawa Regional Science Fair (http://www.orsf.ca) –April 5th and 6th, 2019 at Carleton University’s Ravens’ Nest –Mission: To encourage students in the Ottawa-Carleton Region, from grades 7 to 12, to research, develop, and present...
Laurentian SETAC goes to CEW 2018

Laurentian SETAC goes to CEW 2018

The annual Canadian Ecotoxicity Workshop (CEW) has always been known for great food, fun and intimate networking opportunities, and a truly excellent student program. This year’s 45th CEW, which took place at the Sheraton Wall Center in Vancouver, was no exception –...
Climate change: human caused, human solutions

Climate change: human caused, human solutions

Submitted by: Erin Leonard, Ph.D.  Contact: leonarem@mcmaster.ca How do our brains process threat? How do we play tricks on ourselves? How do our group affiliations or “tribes” affect our information processing? These thought-provoking questions were answered last...