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Senate 150 Medal awarded to Dr. Hellen Christodoulou for contribution in engineering and infrastructure

Ottawa, November 29, 2017 – Today, Senator Rosa Galvez (Quebec – Bedford) awarded Dr. Hellen Christodoulou from Montreal, QC, with the Senate 150 Medal in a ceremony in the Senate Chamber. The Senate 150 Medals are awarded by Senators to Canadians whose generosity, dedication, volunteerism and hard work make their communities a better place.Dr. Christodoulou has over 35 years of experience in conceptualization, design, rehabilitation and supervision of bridges in Canada and the…
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Senate 150 Medal awarded to Dr. Catalina Lopez-Correa for contribution in genomics and genetics

Ottawa, November 29, 2017 – Today, Senator Rosa Galvez (Quebec – Bedford) awarded Dr. Catalina Lopez-Correa from Vancouver, BC, with the Senate 150 Medal in a ceremony in the Senate Chamber. The Senate 150 Medals are awarded by Senators to Canadians whose generosity, dedication, volunteerism and hard work make their communities a better place. Dr. Catalina Lopez-Correa has over 20 years of international experience in genomics and genetics, working both in the academic and priva…
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Senate 150 Medal awarded to Serge Leroueil for contribution in engineering and geotechnics

Ottawa, November 29, 2017 – Today, Senator Rosa Galvez (Quebec – Bedford) awarded Dr. Serge Leroueil from Quebec, QC, with the Senate 150 Medal in a ceremony in the Senate Chamber. The Senate 150 Medals are awarded by Senators to Canadians whose generosity, dedication, volunteerism and hard work make their communities a better place. Dr. Serge Leroueil is a geotechnical engineer and retired professor of Laval University in Quebec City. His expertise ranges from soil mechanics a…
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Senator Rosa Galvez begins the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering National Lecture Tour to speak about the Lac-Mégantic oil spill tragedy

Monday, September 11, 2017For immediate releaseSenator Rosa Galvez, a professional engineer and specialist in environmental engineering, will launch an 18-city lecture tour of Canada on Monday September 11 to speak about the Lac-Mégantic oil spill tragedy and its devastating environmental aftermath on the small Québec community. The Lac-Mégantic train derailment and fire on July 6, 2013 was a human catastrophe and environmental disaster. A runaway train containing 74 rail cars…
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