Newsletters

Published 2-3 times per year, the Department of Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology Newsletter includes information, events and news from inside the Department. To view past newsletters, please see the links below.


2017

January

Western Canadian Grain Export Capacity; Beef export deal with Mexico could pave way to open other export markets; Brenda Parlee and Maik Kecinski give talk to Conservation North Speaker Series; REES undergraduate student Emilie Zentner and Emilie Bassi winning national competitions.

2016

October

Benefits to cattle producers from checkoff fees invested in research and marketing; REES alumni Ryan Mason and Cathryn Sprague win alumni innovation award; ethically raised beef focus of annual Kingman farm tour; Henry An wins NACTA Teaching Award of Merit.

July

REESA/AAEA joint conference in May; Dr. Ellen Goddard on Certified Humane beef; summer conferences update; capstone presentations; Tracking Change traditional knowledge fair; Alfred Appiah advances to campus-wide 3 minute thesis finals. 

January

REES leads major study on changes to Mackenzie River Basin; Dr. Debra Davidson speaks at COP21 in Paris, 1st Annual REES/AAEA Joint Lecture with Brett Gellner; REES undergraduate student Carley-Jane Staton one of three 2015 University of Alberta Rhodes scholars.


2015

September

REES participates in the 2015 Study of the Commons conference; Annual Kingman Crop Tour; Managing Irrigation & value of waterfront properties; Visiting academics Dr. Kevin J. Boyle (Virginia Tech), Dr. Wendy Umberger (University of Adelaide) and Dr. Patrick O'Connor (University of Adelaide); 3 Minute Thesis Competition.

April

The re-emergence of REES; Exchange student presented with prestigious Ikushi Prize; REES hosts inaugural 3 Minute Thesis Competition; Living Laboratories Wetlands project kicks off; Record number of REES graduates in 2014; Dr. Brent Swallow wins Graduate Supervisor award.

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