In 2020, SCARP's very own Stephanie Chang joined an expert panel convened by the Council of Canadian Academies (CCA), charged with investigating and reporting on what key opportunities exist to improve disaster resilience in Canada.
SCARP is proud to say that our very own Professor Nora Angeles is a recipient of the 2021 Faculty of Applied Science Dean's Service Award.
The Award for Excellence in Service recognizes faculty who, through leadership, service, and administrative activates, make substantial positive high-impact contributions to their Departments, Schools and the Faculty as a whole. It is through these efforts that the Faculty of Applied Science provide students with the highest quality educational experience.
What follows is the citation submitted with Nora Angeles' nomination, detailing how her contributions have been valued here, and it speaks for itself:
Leonora (Nora) Angeles, Associate Professor, School of Community & Regional Planning Nora is being acknowledged for her sustained dedication to the well-being and welfare of all members of the SCARP community. Her commitment would be exceptional in any year, but most especially given this year’s pandemic. She displays tireless dedication to School, always willing to undertake service requests, to step in and assist at short notice and to offer support to students, staff and faculty. She nurtures a culture of care: wanting to see every individual thrive within the context of the collective good of the whole community. Some examples of her contribution over the last two years illustrate this approach. As the Admissions Chair for the Masters of Community and Regional Planning (MCRP...