Lab News – 2020

Congratulations to Peter Thompson for receiving the University of Alberta Doctoral Recruitment Scholarship, the Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship (AGES), and the Ashley and Janet Cameron Graduate Scholarship in Northern Studies and Research!!


Congratulations to Chris Heggerud, Emma Atkinson and Xiaotian Hua for receiving AGES awards (Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship)!


Celebrating the graduates of Fall 2020: Jessa Marley

Faculty of Science
News Staff – November 19, 2020

It’s official!

Heggerud babies

Heggerud babies
Submitted by Chris and Charlotte Heggerud

Elsie Marilyn (4lbs 15oz) and Beckett Christopher (4lbs 10oz) arrived on August 27, 2020. Mom and babies are home and doing well.
Congratulations to Chris and Charlotte Heggerud!!

Mathematical biologist honoured for contributions to research and scholarship

Professor Mark Lewis receives the University of Alberta’s J. Gordin Kaplan Award for Excellence in Research for 2020. Congratulations Mark!

Congratulations to Chris and Charlotte Heggerud who are expecting TWINS October 2020!


Congratulations to Kelsey Gritter for receiving an NSERC CGS M graduate award for her MSc project to study Chronic Wasting Disease in deer!!


Congratulations to Jessa Marley!

Public presentation of the Final MSc Defense of JESSA MARLEY
Date: April 1, 2020
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: CAB 657

Animal Selection and Movement Analysis: Finding Missed Connections


Congratulations to Dean Koch!

Public presentation of the Final PhD Defense of DEAN KOCH
Date: March 13, 2020
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: CAB 657

The spread of the mountain pine beetle: challenges and solutions in large-scale spatial ecological modeling


Congratulations to  Kelsey Gritter and Peter Harrington for receiving AGES awards!


Congratulations to Sam Fischer!

Public presentation of the Final PhD Defense of SAMUEL FISCHER
Date: January 16, 2020
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: CAB 657

Quantitative Methods for Controlling the Spread of Invasive Species