LOIS BATEMAN, Environmental Science, Grenfell College, and environmental science honours student David Wells (supervisor Dr. Christine Campbell) attended the Atlantic Universities Undergraduate Biology Conference at Mount Saint Vincent in Halifax, N.S., from March 9-11. Mr. Wells gave an oral presentation on his honours research: Spatial Heterogeneity in Zooplankton Populations in Western Brook Pond Potential Impacts from Boat Traffic? Ms. Bateman attended as the Grenfell representative to the Atlantic Provinces Council on the Sciences.
DR. JAMES SHARP, currently visiting professor of Civil Engineering at the University of Hong Kong, participated in the Croucher Foundation Advanced Study Institute on coastal eutrophication research (prediction, support systems and management of coastal pollution), in Hong Kong from Feb. 5-12. He presented a paper on Human Health Risk-Based Design of Ocean Outfalls, co-authored by Memorial Engineering PhD candidate Mukhtasor and faculty members Drs. Tahir Husain and Leonard Lye. The full text of the paper will appear in an upcoming Journal of Waterways and Maritime Engineering.