News related to Grants and Awards
Bina Agarwal, Professor of Development Economics and Environment, University of Manchester, received an honorary degree from the University of Guelph, and delivered the convocation address on June 14th, 2022. Here's the video of the ceremony and address:
Manickavasagan Annamalai is among seven early-career professors who have been honoured with the University of Guelph's Research Excellence Award
Lalit Jairath, leader of the U of G Yoga and Meditation Collective, has promoted health and wellness in the University community for more than 10 years.
See article on U of G President Recognizes 2021 Exemplary Staff, click here
Madhur Anand's experimental memoir, This Red Line Goes Straight to Your Heart: A Memoir of Halves, was among five finalists in the non-fiction category. Anand is Professor of Ecology at the University of Guelph.
Gagne's book, Caring for Glaciers: Land, Animals, and Humanity in the Himalayas was awarded the 2019 James Fisher Prize for First Books on the Himalayan Region! https://anhs-himalaya.org/awards/fisher-prize
Prof. Karine Gagné of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at the University of Guelph will lead a study on climate knowledge in the Indian Himalayas.
This five year (2020-2025) study, funded by a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Insight Grant, is titled "Decolonizing climate knowledge: an ethnographic study of travel and mobility in Indian Himalayas in an era of climate change"