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Under Western Skies is the 2015 Winner of the ESAC ECO Award, given by the Environmental Studies Association of Canada. The ECO award was presented at the 2015 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences held at the University of Ottawa

UWS2014 Keynote and Plenary Panel Videos coming soon

Under Western Skies is the recipient of a third consecutive Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Connections Grant

Under Western Skies is an ESAC 2014 ECO Award Finalist (Honorable Mention)

UWS2012 Keynote and Plenary Panel Videos are online:

Donald Worster, “Facing Limits: The Limits-to-Growth Controversy Since 1972”:

Alanna Mitchell, “Finding Hope in the CarbonCrisis”:

Canada Parks Panel, “Ecological Integrity in Canada’s National Parks”:

Gary Paul Nabhan, “Prophetic Agrarian Visions of the West”:

Louise B. Halfe, “Green Earth–The Wounded Healer”:

Tom Radford, “Making a Film About Science and the Oilsands”:

Scott Denning, “Responding to Climate Change in the Third Millennium”:

Mishka Lysack and Preston Manning, “Is It Possible to be a Green Tory?”:

Final Keynote Roundtable:

Jessica Ernst and Peter Von Tiesenhausen Panel, “Secrets of a Frac Cover-Up” and “Alternative Strategies”: