Join the G³⁶⁰ Institute at the H₂0 Go Festival – March 23, 2019

The G³⁶⁰ Institute will once again be participating in the City of Guelph’s H₂0 Go Festival in 2019. This event is fun for all ages and will feature games, face painting, and the latest in water and energy conservation. This year the H₂0 Go Festival will be coupled with the eMERGE EcoMarket – a sustainability expo hosted by local not-for-profit eMERGE Guelph.

Please come visit our display to learn about groundwater in a fun and interactive way!

Date: March 23rd, 2019
Time: 10 am – 3 pm
Location: Old Quebec Street Mall, Guelph

Select the links to learn more about the H2O Go Festival and the eMERGE EcoMarket.

Dr. Parker Awarded Women of Distinction Honouree

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Beth Parker has been honoured as a 2019 recipient of the Women of Distinction™ award, in support of the Guelph YMCA.

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 will take place on Thursday May 2, 2019 at the River Run Centre and will celebrate and empower 20 remarkable role models, pioneers, and outstanding achievers from the Guelph community. Women of Distinction™ supports Guelph Y programs for girls and women at all stages of life in Guelph and Wellington County.

To learn more about this exciting event, please visit the Guelph YMCA Women of Distinction™ website.

Now Hiring – Lab Technician

Processing Gas Samples in the lab

G360 is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic individual with strong task management and organizational skills to join our team as a Lab Technician. Reporting to the Lab Manager, the Lab Technician is responsible for the implementation of laboratory techniques for analyses of chemicals related to the scientific research conducted by the G360 Institute. The incumbent will be involved in laboratory data management. Support related to sample preparation (crushing, weighing, etc.) may be required. While this position is primarily an in-laboratory position, occasional fieldwork and travel may also be required.

Apply here today!

G³⁶⁰ will be co-hosting the NovCare 2019 international conference at the University of Waterloo – May 28-31, 2019

The G360 Institute for Groundwater Research is excited to announce we will be co-hosting the NovCare 2019 International Conference (Novel Methods for Subsurface Characterization and Monitoring: From Theory to Practice) taking place at the Federation Hall and Conference Centre of the University of Waterloo on May 28 – 31, 2019.

NovCare 2019 is an excellent forum for exchanging ideas and experiences related to the challenges of subsurface characterization and monitoring, focusing on two main topics:

  • Interdisciplinary approaches to monitoring multiscale dynamic processes: Near real time data for decision making and modeling.
  • Data fusion from satellites, drones, and terrestrial sensing systems: Combining data from multiple platforms and emerging sensor technology to enhance site characterization.

Call for abstracts: the G360 group encourages all to participate in this important conference. Abstracts are due March 15th, 2019. Additional information and abstract submission requirements can be viewed on the official NovCare 2019 website.