CivMin’s PhD candidate Lauren Twible was awarded the 2023 TATP Teaching Excellence Award. She has recently been a TA for Environmental Impact and Risk Assessment course and CME358 course at CAMP. Lauren’s research explores the role bacteria play in mining-impacted waters to minimize mining’s environmental impact. She works under the supervision of Prof. Lesley Warren.
The TATP Teaching Excellence Award was started by U of T’s Teaching Assistants’ Training Program and considers Teaching Assistants across all faculties. This award recognizes those who demonstrate sustained and ongoing excellence in their teaching. Students and faculty have the opportunity to nominate a Teaching Assistant who they’ve had direct experience with.