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January 17: IMPACT! Student Sustainability Projects Receive Funding Boost

Projects intended to lead social and environmental change have received a funding boost through IMPACT! The Co-operators Youth Program for Sustainability Leadership. Two U of G students, Émanuèle Lapierre-Fortin and Sara Wicks, were among the eight recipients of the funding.

January 12: Argentine Wine Industry Learns from HTM Researcher

Professor Joe Barth, School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, presented a lecture in Buenos Aires on December 3rd, 2010, based on a paper, "Goodbye Charming Cabernet, Hello Spirited Shiraz: Label Design and Personality Preferences of the Millennials" by Statia Elliott and J.E.(Joe)Barth.

The lecture was part of a certificate program in Wine Marketing offered by the Universidad de San Andrés.

 

December 21: New Book Explores Relationship between Economic Growth, Environment

Department of Economics Professor Ross McKitrick's new book explores the complex relationship between economic growth and the environment and how environmental targets cannot be met without considering the economics. Published this month, McKitrick's book Economic Analysis of Environmental Policy, provides tools for developing policy analysis skills applied to current challenges and debates.  Read full news release

December 13: CME Projects Funded by the KTT Program

Three CME projects have been funded by the Knowledge Translation and Transfer (KTT) program, a new initiative under the University's partnership agreement with the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA). These projects are Professor Melanie Lang's Interdisciplinary Product Development Course through the Centre for Business and Social Entrepreneurship (CBaSE) and two projects by Professor Sara Mann; Young Workers in Ontario's Rural Labour Market and Human Resource Management Practices in the Agri-sector.

November 26: HTM Raffle Support the United Way

Help the School of Hospitality & Tourism Management support the United Way. Buy a raffle ticket (3 tickets for $5) in Macdonald Stewart Hall 101 (MACS 101).  The draw will be held on Tuesday, November 30.

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