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On March 31st the Brock University Alumni Association (BUAA) recognized 35 alumni who best exemplify the Brock spirit through their scholarly, creative, humanitarian or professional contributions to Canada and beyond.
Among the recipients were 13 alumni from the Faculty of Mathematics and Science and we are proud of their outstanding achievements.
Rick Bonner (BSc '84)
Striking gold in both varsity fencing and mining companies.
Jens Coorssen (BSc '86, MSc '89)
Researching ways to improve human health.
David Grimes (BSc '75)
Shaping climate-related research and services as the world’s weatherman.
Len Hong (BSc '73)
Sharing occupational health and safety resources with others.
Derek Kontkanen (BSc '02, MSc '05)
Uncorking international honours for a British Columbia winery.
David Leip (BSc '90)
He’s as impressive on the dance floor as he is in the world of technology.
Ben Munoz (BSc '85, MSc '87)
Taking pharmaceutical aim at malaria and other diseases.
Guy Narbonne (BSc '75)
Discovering the history of life on Earth through geological science.
Rob Power (BSc '75)
Creating “serious wine” and winning some serious honours.
Kirsty Salmon (BSc '91, MSc '94)
On the leading edge of producing bioethanol fuel from waste products.
Barry Shelp (BSc '74, MSc '77)
Researching production of our major crop plants and their stressors.
John Smol (MSc '79)
Unravelling the causes of climate change through paleolimnology.
Lydia Tomek (BSc '04)
Giving back to her community one sip at a time.