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Hall of Fame Outstanding Alumni

The Outstanding Alumni Award was created in 2012 for the 50th anniversary of Science Atlantic.  The Award recognizes former students from Atlantic Canada who excelled at a Science Atlantic (or APICS) student conference and then went on to meaningful careers. It is one of four categories for recognition in our Science Atlantic Hall of Fame.

Criteria and the nomination form can be found here.

2015 Inductees

Holly Baker

BSc (Honours) Physics (2009)
Memorial University

2012 Inductees

Twenty-four members and former students were inducted as the first members of the Science Atlantic Hall of Fame at the 50th Anniversary Celebration held April 27, 2012. Members were recognized for their contribution to Science Atlantic/APICS and former students for their exceptional work during their undergraduate studies.

Dr. Steven Beyea

BSc Physics (1995)
University of New Brunswick, Fredericton

Josée Boudreau, PhD

BSc Chimie (2006)
Université de Moncton

Dr. Erik Demaine

BSc Computer Science (1995)
Dalhousie University

Dr. Mark Fast

BSc Marine Biology (1999)
Dalhousie University
MSc (2001) Atlantic Veterinary College, UPEI

Dr. Nigel Higson, FRSC

BA (Honours) Mathematics (1982)
PhD Mathematics (1985)
Dalhousie University

Kyle Hill, PhD

BSc Physics and Mathematics (2006)
Mount Allison University

Dr. Daniel Lizotte

BSc Computer Science (2001)
University of New Brunswick, Saint John

Ellen Milley

BSc Physics (2007)
Mount Allison University

Jon Sharkey

BSc Computer Science (2004)
Saint Mary’s University

Dr. Sherry Stewart

BSc Psychology (1987)
Dalhousie University

Matt Stimson

BSc Geology (2015)
Saint Mary’s University