Ryerson Today features Josh Tzventarny and I for being award recipients at the Water Innovation Lab 2013

Ryerson Today
Friday, October 4, 2013
School of Journalism 60th anniversary

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School of Journalism celebrates 60th anniversary with reception tonight, public panels tomorrow

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Students, faculty, alumni to feature four projects at Saturday’s Nuit Blanche
Prominent Canadian intellectual and accomplished author to develop “Big Idea” discussion series
Fourth-year environmental science student Karen Quinto, and urban and regional planning ’07 graduate Josh Tzventarny both picked up innovation awards at the 2013 Water Innovation Lab in Alberta. Quinto won Most Innovative Pitch for her urban energy idea for microbial fuel cells harnessing electricity from bacteria in soil. Tzventarny received Best Overall Pitch for his proposal of a social enterprise in Nunavut that brews local beverages, creates jobs and reduces environmental impact.