Research

Sarah Dobney collects recordings at a savannah sparrow nest Sarah Dobney, pictured here collecting recordings at a savannah sparrow nest in the Bay of Fundy, won a prize at the national meeting of the Society of Canadian Ornithologists.

Graduate students of ornithology deliver prize-winning talks

Two University of Windsor graduate students won prizes for outstanding talks at the recent annual meeting of the Society of Canadian Ornithologists.

Sarah Dobney, a PhD student in the Department of Integrative Biology, won the “Early Program Award” for an outstanding presentation from an early-career researcher. Her prize-winning talk was titled: “Quiet in the nest: Nest environment diminishes song transmission to nestlings.”

Gurupdesh PandherGurupdesh Pandher, professor of finance in the Odette School of Business, discussed inflation’s impact on the Canadian economy and markets with journalist Katerina Georgieva on Sept. 21.

Professor discusses impact of inflation

Although the Consumer Price Index is moving in the right direction, inflation and higher interest rates to combat it will continue to have an impact on equity markets and employment, says finance professor Gurupdesh Pandher.

He discussed August data on inflation in an interview with CBC News on Sept. 21, the day of the data’s release.

med studentSchulich-UWindsor Opportunities for Research Excellence Program medical student award recipients will present their projects Sept. 15.

Award-winning med students to present research projects

Schulich-UWindsor Opportunities for Research Excellence Program medical student award recipients will present their projects Sept. 15.