News & Events

September 29, 2015

Dr. Kelly Vodden Featured in the Telegram

The Telegram recently featured EPI’s Dr. Kelly Vodden and other On the Move researchers in their publication. Their article focused on the benefits and consequences of industrial […]
September 29, 2015

Grad Fest 2015/16

Grad Fest 2015/16 is Coming This Week! Click Below for A List of Activities!    
September 29, 2015

Dr.Kelly Vodden Launches New Edited Volume – Place Peripheral: Place-Based Development in Rural, Island, and Remote Regions

Place Peripheral book Launched at International Conference Editors Kelly Vodden (EPI Researcher and Associate Professor), Ryan Gibson and Godfrey Baldacchino together with ISER Books launched their […]
September 29, 2015

Dr. Paul Foley joins the Environmental Studies Association of Canada’s Board of Directors

Dr. Paul Foley, Environmental Policy Institute has been appointed as a member of the Board of Directors for the Environmental Studies Association of Canada, Canada’s leading […]
September 1, 2015

EPI Professor’s Work Featured in Book about Newfoundland and Labrador

Work by EPI Professor Maura Hanrahan has been published in a new book about Newfoundland and Labrador: Pathways of Creativity in Contemporary Newfoundland and Labrador. The book is published […]
August 6, 2015

Dr. Andreas Klinke gave guest lectures at German universities

Dr. Andreas Klinke was invited to give guest lectures at two German universities in June and July. His guest lecture at the University of Magdeburg, Faculty of […]
July 29, 2015

Dr. Andreas Klinke presented new research at World Congress of Risk

Dr. Andreas Klinke presented his new research on the anticipation and management of systemic risks of global energy resources and biodiversity in the context of global governance […]
July 21, 2015

Dr. Andreas Klinke – Visiting Professor at German University

Dr. Andreas Klinke (EPI) has been invited to be a Visiting Professor at the Center for Interdisciplinary Risk and Innovation Studies. The Center is located at the […]
July 8, 2015

Dr. Maura Hanrahan’s works accepted for Publication

Two articles by EPI Professor Maura Hanrahan have been accepted for publication.   Maura’s work with Atanu Sarkar and Amy Hudson has been accepted for publication […]
July 8, 2015

EPI Faculty Presents in Washington, D.C.

Dr. Maura Hanrahan of the Environmental Policy Institute was in Washington D.C. this month to give a presentation on Native American and Indigenous traditions.     […]
July 8, 2015

EPI Professor Published in ‘Arctic and North’

We would like to congratulate Professor Maura Hanrahan on her publication in  (press) Arctic and North. The article is titled: “‘Indefinitely on the Ice’: Indigenous-explorer relations in Robert Abram Bartlett’s […]
July 8, 2015

EPI Professor Presents at University of Tartu

The Environmental Policy Institute’s Dr. Maura Hanrahan gave a presentation at the annual Arctic Workshop, which was held in Tartu, Estonia.   The University of Tartu’s annual workshop […]
June 23, 2015

Dr. Maura Hanrahan Presents in Helsinki

The Environmental Policy Institute’s Dr. Maura Hanrahan was an invited guest at the national museum of Finaland, Helsinki on June 1.           […]
June 9, 2015

NEW – GGSS Student Blog

Hello Everyone, I hope everyone is doing well. We at the GGSS have decided to implement a fresh new way of keeping in touch with classmates […]
May 19, 2015

MAEP Student Nick Mercer Receives Joseph Bombardier Master’s Scholarship

MAEP student, Nick Mercer has been awarded a Canada Graduate Scholarship (Joseph Bombardier Master’s Scholarship).  This funding will support his research project entitled “Barriers to Renewable […]
May 19, 2015

Dr. Andreas Klinke Presented Global Risk Governance Research at International Conference

Dr. Andreas Klinke presented his ongoing research work on global risk governance at the 9th Annual International Conference of Sociology in Athens, Greece, on May 4-6, 2015. His presentation […]
May 11, 2015

MAEP Student Attends A Two Day Oil Industry And The Environment Seminar

    MAEP student, Ernest Nwanguma, attended the 2015 Oil Industry and the Environment Seminar organized by the Newfoundland and Labrador Environmental Industry Association (NEIA) at […]
May 11, 2015

Dr. Maura Hanrahan Presents At 40th Anniversary Conference

Dr. Maura Hanrahan recently presented a paper at the 40th anniversary conference of the British Association for Canadian Studies (BACS) at the British Library, London, England. The […]
May 11, 2015

Dr. Maura Hanrahan Receives $15,000 Grant

Dr. Maura Hanrahan has been awarded a $15,000 grant from the Harris Centre/RBC Water Research and Outreach Fund.  Dr. Hanrahan will be working with MAEP student […]
May 6, 2015

Dr. Klinke Presents Risk Governance Research

Dr. Andreas Klinke has presented his research on risk governance entitled “Expertise and Experience: Differentiated Deliberation in Post-Normal Risk Governance” at the international conference “Risk, Uncertainty […]
April 20, 2015

MAEP Students Attend Aldrich Interdisciplinary Conference

Students from the Environmental Policy Institute excelled in St. John’s while participating in the Aldrich Interdisciplinary Conference 2015, hosted by Memorial University and the Graduate Student […]
April 14, 2015

EPI’s Dr. Paul Foley invited to participate in workshop at Yale University

On Friday, April 3, 2015, Dr. Paul Foley joined an interdisciplinary and international group of scholars and practitioners at Yale University to discuss challenges and opportunities facing […]
April 8, 2015

Upcoming Film and Panel Event at EPI – April 13

  People and the Sea Film Festival & EPI’s Local Seafood, Screening and Panel (April 13th) The People and the Sea Film Festival and the Environmental […]
April 6, 2015

Memoir by Inuit Elder Louis Montague – Review by Dr. Maura Hanrahan

Dr. Maura Hanrahan has a review of the new memoir by Inuit elder Louis Montague in the current issue of Newfoundland and Labrador Studies. Montague’s book […]
April 6, 2015

Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation Grant Awarded – Dr. Michael van Zyll de Jong

Dr Michael van Zyll de Jong has been awarded a grant in the amount of $ 26,500 from the Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation. The project will […]
March 20, 2015

EPI research assistants celebrate World Water Day

Building on EPI water research and engagement activities, research assistants Belizario Carballo and Lindey Touzel discussed source water protection measures and watershed dynamics with over 100 local students at […]
March 19, 2015

Worldwide Holistic Sustainable Development Cooperation

A group of Masters Students from the Environmental Policy Institute are striving to promote holistic sustainable development through international academic cooperation. The World Wide Holistic Sustainable […]