Environmental Studies

Advancing the Study of Hamilton’s Contaminated Waterways
As part of a year-long water quality study in Hamilton’s Chedoke Creek, student Masozi Palata is using DNA analysis to identify the source of fecal contamination in the watershed.
In Pursuit of a More Sustainable Campus
As the Redeemer community grows, the environmental science program explores sustainable options for future buildings on campus.
Christ-Centred Researchers
The Science Research Fellowship, which allowed high school students to contribute to university-level research with Redeemer faculty, was a major success.
Poetry and Ecology
Redeemer's Dr. Deborah Bowen explores in her public work and research how poetry can uniquely inspire us to care for the environment.
Engaging young Christians in the sciences
This summer, Redeemer continues to invest in experience-enhanced learning by offering a one-week intensive science research fellowship for high school students.
In Her Element
Environmental studies student Julia de Jong '18 credits her internship at Au Sable Environmental Institute as the spark for her passion for environmental education
When Art and Science Interface
Dr. Madhur Anand, professor of ecology at the University of Guelph, reads from her latest book of poetry at Redeemer.
Redeemer plants Hamilton’s newest Victory Garden
Students’ grant application leads to positive community action
A Summer of Research
Redeemer’s talented sciences students gain hands-on experience through faculty grant opportunities
Monitoring pollution in Hamilton watersheds
Dr. Edward Berkelaar and Dr. Darren Brouwer will monitor pollution in Hamilton watersheds with funding from a second Zylstra grant.
Inauguration of Dr. Edward Berkelaar
Dr. Berkelaar formally installed as Professor of Chemistry and Environmental Studies
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