School of Graduate Studies

School of Graduate Studies
School of Graduate Studies

Heat 2 doesn't let us down

Today the SGS hosted the second heat of this year’s 3 Minute Thesis competition showcasing 10 graduate students and their research.  Covering programs from Civil & Environmental Engineering, Geological Sciences & Engineering, Biology, Education, Microbiology & Immunology, Mechanical & Materials Engineering, Kinesiology & Health Studies and Rehabilitation Science, it was a great way to round off the heats.

The four students who will now go through to the final on Wednesday, April 9th are:

  • Michelle van de Pouw Kraan – Geological Engineering
  • Lorraine van Zon - Education
  • Jasmin Ma – Kinesiology & Health Studies
  • Sima Zakani – Mechanical & Materials Engineering.

Congratulations to all our participants for taking the challenge and thank you to our audience who also came along to support their colleagues

Thank you also to today’s judges – Dr Stephane Courteau, Dr Tara MacDonald, Edward Thomas(Innovation Park) and Nancy Owen (ITS).

The final will be held on Wednesday 9th April at 5pm in Kinesiology Building, Room 101

Heat 2 participants



(Left) Heat 2 participants

Heat 2 Judges

(Right) Heat 2 Judges