Professor Barbara Sherwood Lollar was awarded the John Polanyi Award, and was made a Companion of the Order of Canada. This past September, she was selected to receive the Bancroft Medal from the Royal Society of Canada. All these are a recognition for work that contributes enormously to public understanding and appreciation of the earth sciences.
Professor Elizabeth Edwards received the Killam Award.
Professor Jason Gerhard received the Faculty Scholar Award from Western.