Loads more congratulations

4 04 2014

Yet more good news! Alexandra won an NSERC Discovery Grant, Misha won an Ontario Graduate Scholarship, as did Andrea Polanco who’ll be joining us from Ryerson, and Water won the Humane Society International‘s $1000 travel award to attend the ISAE meeting in Spain.

The only cloud is that Misha didn’t get an NSERC scholarship, which is a shock: all my other Canadian PhD students have always won them, and Guelph put Misha forward as one of their Vanier candidates – a far more competitive scholarship. Am immediately thinking how to get him authorship on more things, for when we try again this fall…