Huge congratulations to our own associate dean Alex Marland on winning the 2017 Donner Prize, a prestigious national award that encourages and celebrates excellence in public policy writing by Canadians and has a value of $50,000.
Read more about Alex's big win in the Gazette.
Monica Engel is originally from Brazil. She received a MSc degree in geography from Memorial and has now returned to complete a PhD investigating the relationship between people and the sea. She considers herself to be a social science conservationist. Read more about Monica here.
Michele Tessier was born and raised in Grand Bank, NL and holds a BA in English from Memorial University. She is curently a commander in the Royal Canadian Navy and recently received the honour of a second naval command. She will captain the HMCS Margaret Brooke, the RCN's second arctic offshore patrol vessel starting in 2018. Read more about Michele here.