Media & Outreach

February 2021:

McMaster University newsletter – On the importance of science communication

January 2021:

The Conversation article on how songbirds can use odour cues to assess MHC similarity and diversity.

July 2020:

London Free Press – City of London Advisory Committees suspended indefinitely during COVID-19 crisis.

June 2020:

I have been engaged with Brendon Samuels (PhD student, Western University) in the creation of a grassroots campaign to conserve a threatened breeding colony of nearly 2000 bank swallows in London Ontario. You can find out about our efforts to protect this Threatened species here, here, here, here, and via our Facebook page. You can also read & sign our petition.

August 2018:

CBC London

Western News

May 2018:

As the 2018 recipient of the NSERC Gilles Brassard Doctoral Prize for Interdisciplinary Research, I have been honoured with a lot of media attention lately!



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Prime Minister Trudeau and Minister Duncan meets with NSERC Award Recipients in Centre Block. May 1, 2018. /// Le premier ministre Trudeau et la ministre Duncan rencontrent des boursiers du CRSNG dans l’édifice du Centre. 1er mai 2018.

NSERC Awards 2018 / Les prix du CRSNG 2018

The Honourable Geoff Regan, P.C., M.P.

Speaker of the House of Commons

and the

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)

 cordially invite you

to a reception to recognize

“Canada’s Brain Trust: Celebrating Excellence in Research”

June 2017:

Western News

Global News

January 2015:

I Interviewed with Dr. Hanna Rowland (University of Cambridge) for The Behavioural Ecology and Evolution Podcast (The Bleepcast) to discuss my MSc research on acoustic communication in smooth-billed anis