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Fish Market Survey

Senior biology students use a DNA barcoding kit to test local grocery store fish samples, and discover if the fish they bought is mislabeled and part of food fraud!

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Rhiannon Cooper

Epidemiologist

I monitor the patterns and trends of infectious diseases across the province.
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Khashayar Farzam (he/him)

Emergency Medicine Doctor

As an ER doctor, I take care of any patient who comes through the hospital door for literally anything!
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Chris Murray

Associate Professor (Physics)

I teach undergraduate physics and conduct research in biopolymers and environmental technology.
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Natasha Holmes

Assistant Professor (Physics)

I study how people learn physics and how to structure physics courses to improve student learning.
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Peter Vlasveld

Intermediate Software Developer

I write backend code for web apps that help in Cyclica's drug discovery efforts.
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Andrea Brack

Environmental and Regulatory Team Coordinator

I lead a team of environmental professionals at a large petrochemical manufacturing facility.
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Pamela Power (she/her)

Water Resources Specialist

I provide technical review of projects that may affect water resources to ensure your community’s rights and interests are being considered and protected.
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Design and Build an Insulated Food Container

Students will design and build a prototype of a device to keep food cold for a specified time.

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Up, Up and Away: Careers in Flight

Students will learn about the wide variety of jobs related to the aviation industry.

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Exploring Physical and Chemical Changes

Students observe and classify physical and chemical changes of matter.

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Used to Think, Now I Think

This strategy helps students reflect on how their understanding or thinking may have shifted after exploring or learning about a concept, idea, or perspective.

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Testing Aircraft Wings

Students will explore how wing design affects lift using a testing device similar to a wind tunnel.

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Nancy Duquet-Harvey

Environmental Superintendent

I make sure that we don't harm the environment with our mining activities.
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Let's Talk Misinformation: Resources

Discover a set of resources to get you thinking about misinformation and its spread in advance of the symposium Let's Talk Misinformation.