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Dr. Erica Nol

Professor Department of Biology, Trent University 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, ON  K9J 7B8 enol@trentu.ca  

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May
05

The Leaflet: FGSA’s monthly newsletter (May 2021)

The May 2021 issue of FGSA’s The Leaflet is now out!   May 2021 – Leaflet Issue 3    

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Apr
26

Forestry Alumni appointed to Forests Ontario’s Board of Directors

The Daniels Faculty congratulates Forestry alumni, Malcolm Cockwell and Christine Leduc, on their recent appointments to Forests Ontario’s Board of Directors.   Malcolm Cockwell is the Managing Director of Haliburton Forest, a multi-use private land stewardship company responsible for more than 100,000 acres in central Ontario. Malcolm oversees diverse land operations, including an integrated Forest […]

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Apr
07

The Mass Timber Institute releases an open-access Mass Timber Building Science Primer

    Mass timber, a category of engineered wood-based structural building materials suitable for large-scale infrastructure projects, promises to change the way buildings are designed. But, to many practitioners in the design and construction industries, mass timber is still a little mysterious. Architects and builders may have seen headlines about tall wooden buildings shooting up in […]

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Apr
05

The Leaflet: FGSA’s monthly newsletter (April 2021)

    Enjoy the April 2021 issue of the Leaflet, produced by the Forestry Graduate Students’ Association: The Leaflet – Issue 2 – April 2021

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Mar
09

The Mass Timber Institute will co-host TimberCon, March 18 & 19, 2021

  The Daniels Faculty’s Mass Timber Institute is devoted to the study and promotion of next-generation wood products that promise to change the way we build our cities. Later this month, the institute will be co-hosting a major mass timber conference. TimberCon, which the MTI is hosting in partnership with The Architect’s Newspaper, will take place on March 18 […]

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Mar
09

UofT News: A walk in the park? How spending time in nature can boost mental health

  If you’re feeling stressed, anxious or discouraged, finding the energy to get outdoors may be hard – but it could be one of the best things you could do to lift your mood, particularly during COVID-19. Ontario health-care providers are now offering “Parks Prescriptions” through a new program called PaRx that recommends spending time in nature […]

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Mar
05

The Leaflet: FGSA’s monthly newsletter (March 2021)

Enjoy the March 2021 issue of the Leaflet, produced by the Forestry Graduate Student Association:   Issue 1 – The Leaflet – March 2021    

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