Alumnotes: Fall-Winter 2015

Posted on Monday, February 1, 2016 at 4:53 pm

Agricultural & Environmental Sciences Wayne Dickieson, BSc(Agr)’64, was selected as the 2015 recipient of the Dairy Cattle Improvement Industry Distinction Award, in recognition of his exceptional contributions to the Canadian dairy industry over many years. A former president of the Canadian Association of Animal Breeders, Wayne was inducted into the Atlantic Agricultural Hall of Fame [...]

Alumnotes – Fall/Winter 2014

Posted on Thursday, December 25, 2014 at 4:14 pm

AGRICULTURAL & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES VIKRAM SHRIVASTAVA, MSc(AgrEnvSc)’98, works for the professional services firm Dewberry and is an office manager in Dewberry’s Fairfax, Virginia office. He was recently awarded the certification of diplomate, water resources engineer (D.WRE) by the American Academy of Water Resources Engineers. D.WRE recipients have demonstrated strong professional ethics, a commitment to life-long [...]

Alumnotes – Fall/Winter 2013

Posted on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 6:05 pm

AGRICULTURAL & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES EBY NOROOZI, MSc’78, the laboratory coordinator and lab supervisor for the Department of Food Science and Agricultural Chemistry at Macdonald Campus, was inducted into McGill’s Quarter Century Club last fall for 25 years of service as an employee of the University. He recently received full certification as a food scientist from [...]

Alumnotes – Spring/Summer 2012

Posted on Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 5:28 pm

Agricultural & Environmental Sciences ROBERT (BOB) HOLDERNESS-RODDAM, DipAgr’63, recently received his master’s degree in environmental management from the University of Tasmania in Australia. Bob is an environmental management consultant in Tasmania. JOHN A. MACQUARRIE, BSc(Agr)’81, MSc’87, was recently appointed deputy minister for the Prince Edward Island Department of Agriculture and Forestry.  He previously held the positions [...]

Alumnotes – Fall/Winter 2011

Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 3:40 pm

Agricultural & Environmental Sciences ALFRED DALE ELLS, BSc(Agr)’61, was awarded an honorary degree by Nova Scotia Agricultural College, where he studied before attending Macdonald College. He returned to NSAC for the remaining 28 years of his working career, first as an associate professor and later as dean, vocational and technical education, and director of the [...]

Alumnotes Spring/Summer 2011

Posted on Thursday, June 2, 2011 at 5:05 pm

Spring/Summer 2011

Alumnotes Fall/Winter 2010

Posted on Saturday, December 4, 2010 at 2:26 am

Fall/Winter 2010

Alumnotes Spring/Summer 2010

Posted on Monday, June 7, 2010 at 2:42 pm

Spring/Summer 2010

Alumnotes Spring/Summer 2009

Posted on Monday, June 22, 2009 at 12:05 pm

Agricultural & Environmental Sciences / Macdonald Campus SONDRA SHERMAN, BSc’76, BSc(FSc)’78, TINA KADERG, MD’86, and Joyce Arsenault, who are all certified diabetes educators in the Jewish General Hospital’s endocrinology department, successfully completed their third marathon, this time in New York City on November 2, 2008, as part of Team Diabetes Canada. They were joined by [...]

Alumnotes Winter 2008-2009

Posted on Tuesday, December 16, 2008 at 1:12 pm

Agricultural & Environmental Sciences / Macdonald Campus DOUG JOSE, BSc(Agr)’66, was inducted as President of the Extension Section of the American Agricultural Economics Association at its annual meeting in July 2008. Doug also hosts a 30-minute weekly TV program called Market Journal: Television for Ag Business Decisions. The show received the Bronze Award from the [...]