April 2016

by Kristie, David

Girls Get WISE Science Retreat – a Rousing Success!

WISE (Women in Science and Engineering) Acadia hosted a Girls Get WISE Science Retreat in the K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre on March 18th, 2016.  This event was open to girls in grades 7 and 8, as this is a critical age when girls may lose interest in, or are discouraged from, pursuing a career in science or science-related fields.

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by Kristie, David

Generous Donation Helps Grow The Herbarium

The EC Smith Herbarium, part of the Irving Biodiversity Collection, is grateful to receive a private collection of mosses (approximately 800 specimens) from the family of the late Stephen Ward.   

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