A Grad Student’s Guide to Applying for Scholarships

Posted on August 30, 2017

By Erin Zimmerman, Ph.D. Attending grad school is expensive and can mean heading into the working world with student debt that follows you around for...

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Filed Under: Science Careers Erin Zimmerman

Climate Change Communications in Three Steps

Posted on August 24, 2017

By Dick Bourgeois-Doyle My son Jonathon lives amidst the heavy oil fields of Alberta. When I proudly shared the news that I would attend the Canadian...

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Filed Under: Science Communication

What Are Canadian Children Eating at School (and How Can Eating Habits be Improved)?

Posted on August 23, 2017

By: Claire Tugault-Lafleur, MA, RD and Jennifer Black, PhD, RD Evidence suggests that the majority of Canadian children do not meet national dietary...

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Filed Under: Science News Applied Physiology Nutrition and Metabolism

Marching on After the March for Science

Posted on August 16, 2017

By: Joelle Thorpe, Ph.D., Mitacs Canadian Science Policy Fellow The views expressed herein are those of Dr. Thorpe and are not necessarily shared by...

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Filed Under: Science Communication Science Policy

Profiling Peatlands to Safeguard Canada’s Wetlands

Posted on August 10, 2017

By: Natalie Sopinka Peatlands are unique wetland terrains made up of an accumulation of decaying plants; they also cover over 1 million km2 of Canada....

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Filed Under: Science News Natalie Sopinka Botany

Science Blogging: The Essential Guide, edited by Christie Wilcox, Bethany Brookshire, and Jason G. Goldman

Posted on August 9, 2017

By Sarah Boon, Ph.D. Are you thinking of starting a science blog? Then this book is for you. There are even some excellent tidbits for those of you who...

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Filed Under: Science Communication Sarah Boon

Dr. Thomas M. “Tim” Dauphinee (1916-2017)
Helping monitor and measure the world’s oceans

Posted on August 2, 2017

By Dick Bourgeois-Doyle When I went to see Dr. Thomas M. “Tim” Dauphinee at his Toronto home in June of 2016, I wanted to talk about his...

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Filed Under: Science Careers

2017 CSP Image Contest: Visualizing Science

Posted on August 1, 2017

Stay tuned for details on voting for People's Choice and announcement of the Category & Grand Prize winners! A great image can capture a moment,...

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Filed Under: Science Communication


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