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Jill Bueddefeld at the zoo

CANDID: Meet Jill Bueddefeld

July 22, 2016 — 
She loves Hudson the polar bear, despises a particular peacock, and still cherishes a certain collection of stamps

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Jill Oakes (second from right) discusses plans for the airshow with her team and participants.

Today’s assignment: Hold an airshow

June 2, 2016 — 
UPDATED with statement from organizer

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A gray kingbird rests on a palm in Grenada

Taking flight for first-ever survey of island’s birds

May 19, 2016 — 
NRI prof heads to Caribbean island with grad students to continue her basic research on native songbirds

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Scott Kehler

CANDID: Meet Scott Kehler

May 16, 2016 — 
Storm chaser, political activist, cautious driver

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Time: 23 Books Everyone Should Read, According to Mark Zuckerberg

February 19, 2016 — 
Energy: A Beginner’s Guide by Vaclav Smil

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Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources

Nunatsiaq Online: Fancy footwork: a look at boots around the circumpolar world

February 18, 2016 — 
Jill Oakes and Rick Riewe did fieldwork to document traditional boot making in the circumpolar world

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jamie blanchard

Supporting research into how we age, how we address global health challenges, and how our climate is changing

February 9, 2016 — 
Research funding for new and renewed research chairs – $3.3 million in funding over the next seven years

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Trojan Horse Aid: A Seminar with Susan Walsh

January 29, 2016 — 
Join us for a a compelling first-hand account of development assistance gone awry

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Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources

Ron Stewart: Recipient of the John Patterson Medal

January 22, 2016 — 
John Patterson Medal

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Scientific American: Gates Joins Big Wigs in Paris to Push Clean Energy Initiative

December 1, 2015 — 
Gates has become a devotee of Vaclav Smil, a little-known Czech-Canadian professor of the environment at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg whom he calls "the best energy author there is”

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