Alton Harestad Book Award in Environmental Science

Professor Alton Harestad served as a faculty member in Biological Sciences at Simon Fraser University for over thirty years. From 1996 until his retirement in 2009, Dr. Harestad was directly involved in the creation, operation and administration of the Environmental Science program now housed in the Faculty of Environment. This program has grown to become one of the most successful of its kind in Canada.

The School of Environmental Science honours Professor Harestad by awarding students of high academic excellence with a gift certificate valued at $150 from the bookstore of their choice.

Current Awardees, Academic Year 2022-2023

Savannah Shirley - Fall 2022 Graduate

Jorrin Lenton - Spring 2023 Graduate

Laurel Persowich - Fall 2022 Graduate

Past Awardees

Hannah Deppiesse - Spring 2022 Graduate

Jesse Kemp - Spring 2021 Graduate

Zoey Schutz - Spring 2022 Graduate

William Lusk - Spring 2021 Graduate

Elise Carelse - Spring 2022 Graduate

Noah Bircher - Fall 2020 Graduate