Faculty of Environment Profiles: 2023

Meet More Environment Students


  • January 17, 2023

    January 17, 2023

    Mateas is a master's student in the Resource and Environmental Management program, and a recipient of the CGS Master's scholarship. Mateas's research aims to identify and eliminate the toxic chemicals in the Salish Sea that harm the endangered Southern Resident Killer Whale population.

  • January 19, 2023

    January 19, 2023

    Tira is a Master of Resource Management (Planning) student and a recipient of the SSHRC Master's Scholarship. Tira researches how cities plan for sea level rise and adapt to climate change along their coastlines, and has prior experience working on sea level rise and urban resilience projects.

  • May 23, 2023

    May 23, 2023

    Stella is a PhD candidate in the Department of Geography studying elements that contribute to the conduciveness of an environment for running and how privilege influences patterns in participation. (Vanier CGS)

  • June 01, 2023

    June 01, 2023

    Dr. Hilda Fernandez-Alvarez completed her Geography PhD in the Faculty of Environment where her research looked into the challenges of providing trauma services, demonstrating that community practices supporting mental health are limiting the ability to support people’s psychological and social needs.