Congratulations to alumna Anelyse Weiler (BSc GRS ’11) who is one of 16 recipients of the Trudeau Doctoral Scholarship. The award recognizes exceptional Canadian students who have distinguished themselves through academic excellence, civic engagement, and a commitment to reaching beyond academic circles. Currently a doctoral candidate at the University of Toronto, Anelyse completed her Master’s degree at SFU under the supervision of Dr. Hannah Wittman.
During her undergrad, Anelyse was an worked as Communications Coordinator at the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems at UBC Farm, as well as serving as President of the AMS club, Friends of the UBC Farm, a network of students, staff, and community members passionate about sustainable agriculture, and preserving the the UBC Farm for academic and research activities.
Learn more about Anelyse’s PhD research, Know Farmworkers, Know Food: Advancing Equitable Livelihoods and Food System Sustainability in Canada.