Congratulations to the 2019/2020 recipients of the Freda Pagani Award for Outstanding Master’s Thesis and the Freda Pagani Award for Outstanding PhD Dissertation!
Freda Pagani Award for Outstanding Master’s Thesis
Supervised by: Mark Johnson
Freda Pagani Award for Outstanding PhD Dissertation
Alejandra Echeverri Ochoa
Supervised by: Kai Chan and Jiaying Zhao
The Freda Pagani Awards have been endowed by family and friends for graduate students in the Resources, Environment and Sustainability graduate program. As founder and director of the Sustainability Office at UBC, Freda helped to develop green building guidelines for campus facilities, initiated an energy management program, created the UBC Social, Ecological, Economic, Development Students Program (SEEDS), and developed a community energy and water plan. In addition, Freda led the creation of the University’s first ecologically friendly building, the C.K. Choi Building.
Congratulations Alejandra and Emily!