Join us in celebrating the 2019 YMCA Women of Distinction™ – in support of Guelph Y programs for girls and women of all stages of life

On behalf of the G³⁶⁰ Institute for Groundwater Research, we invite you to attend the 24th Annual Women of Distinction™ Fundraising Event in support of Guelph Y programs for girls and women at all stages of life in Guelph and Wellington County.

Women of Distinction™ is a celebration of women who are role models, pioneers, and outstanding achievers – they improve the quality of life in our community. The 2019 Women of Distinction™ fundraising event, hosted by the Guelph YMCA-YWCA, will take place on Thursday May 2, 2019 at the River Run Centre and will celebrate and empower 20 remarkable women in the Guelph community.

Hear inspirational stories from the women who are leading our community in the right direction and support Guelph Y programs for girls and women! Join us on May 2nd, by getting your tickets here:
A special congratulations to Dr. Beth Parker of the School of Engineering and School of Environmental Sciences, and Dr. Manjusri Misra of the School of Engineering on receiving this honour! Please see below for the full list of honourees.

1. Anita Luu
2. Brenda Whiteside
3. Dolly Kambo
4. Dr. Beth Parker
5. Dr. Dorothy Bakker
6. Dr. Jess Haines
7. Dr. Manjusri Misra
8. Lynne McCurdy
9. Indu Arora
10. Jill Gill
11. Joanne Morant
12. Johanna Thackwray
13. Kathy Tschirhart
14. Kelly Legge
15. Melanie Dolmer
16. Misty Taylor
17. Raechelle Devereaux
18. Sara Sayyed
19. Sequoia Kim
20. Shelley Krieger

This event is open to all community members – men and women are welcomed and encouraged to attend.

John Cherry to present at the 2019 AWARE Simcoe Annual General Meeting in Elmvale

G360 Principal Investigator, Dr. John Cherry,  will speak at the 2019 AWARE Simcoe Annual General Meeting, co-sponsored by AWARE Simcoe and the Elmvale Foundation on Sunday April 28th in Elmvale. The meeting will focus on the history and importance of groundwater in the Simcoe area and groundwater protection.

This is a free event open to the public and will also feature:
– Water Protector and member of Beausoleil First Nation, Vicki Monague
– Springwater Township Mayor, Don Allen
– Tiny Township Deputy Mayor, Steffen Walma

To learn more, visit the official Aware Simcoe website here or contact Kate Harries at

Elmvale Community Hall
33 Queen St W, Elmvale, ON
Sunday April 28th, 2019
2:00pm – 5:00pm


Now Hiring – G³⁶⁰ Equipment Technologist

G360 is seeking an energetic and innovative individual with strong mechanical skills to join our team as a G³⁶⁰ Equipment Technologist.

Reporting to the Director and Chief Operating Officer of G360, the G360 Equipment Technologist will play a key role in the management of existing specialty research equipment, but also in the creation of new and/or improved above and below ground research equipment and the mentoring and training of students on the use of this equipment.

Learn more about this position and apply here today!

Now Hiring – Manager, Finance, Grants & Contracts

G360 is seeking a positive and enthusiastic individual with strong communication and organizational skills to join our team as Manager, Finance, Grants & Contracts.

Reporting to the Director and Chief Operating Officer of G360, the Manager Finance, Grants & Contracts will play a key role in the efficient, effective and accountable financial control and reporting of a portfolio of grant and contract-funded research programs valued at $3-5M annually with more than 50 active accounts, each with individual budgets of upwards of $1M annually.

Apply here today!

World Water Day – March 22, 2019

World Water Day is an annual celebration that highlights the importance of freshwater in our communities and around the globe, and aims to inspire education on water-related issues. This year’s theme is ‘Leaving no one behind”, an adaptation of the central promise of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: as sustainable development progresses, everyone must benefit.

To learn more about World Water Day, please visit