Biogeosciences: Students

To post biogeoscience-oriented student events and activities, and graduate or post-doctoral opportunities, please contact the BGS Secretary

Biogeosciences Best Student Presentation Awards

The BGS Student Presentation Awards are awarded annually at the CGU meeting. Awards include Best Student Oral Presentation and Best Student Poster Presentation. For details about the awards (which include a financial prize) or how to be considered for an award, please contact the Section Secretary .

Past winners of the BGS Best Student Award

2023Julia Orlova (poster); Adam Kirkwood (oral)University of Alberta; Carleton University
2022Wai Ying LamUniversity of Toronto Scarborough
2021Nataša PopovicUniversity of Waterloo
2020Miranda HunterUniversity of Waterloo
2019Saraswati (poster)University of Waterloo
2018Nick Dylla (oral); Daniel Karran (poster)University of Saskatchewan; University of Saskatchewan
2017Sabrina TouchetteUniversity of Waterloo
2016Kimberly MurrayUniversity of Waterloo
2015Kristine Haynes (oral)University of Toronto Scarborough
2014Max Lukenback (oral)McMaster University
2013Colin McCarter (oral); Kristine Haynes (poster)University of Waterloo; University of Toronto Scarborough
2011Lijun Xia (oral); Claire Oswald (poster)Johns Hopkins University; University of Toronto

The CGU has several student awards for which BGS members are eligible. See the Awards page for details.

Student Conferences

The Biogeosciences Section hosts annual student conferences, often jointly with other CGU Sections.

Past meetings:

YearMeeting InformationLocationDate
2015Joint with HS and ESPSWilfrid Laurier UniversityFebruary 7, 2015
2014Joint with HSUniversity of TorontoJanuary 17-18, 2014
2013Joint with HSWilfrid Laurier UniversityFebruary 1, 2013
2012Joint with HSMcMaster UniversityFebruary 1, 2012

Check out the main CGU Jobs page for more student opportunities.