Athabasca U – 2020 Undergraduate Ethnobiologist Award winner: Rosslyn Mackay
Mackay was nominated by Dr. Janelle Baker, whose courses ANTH 390: Community Based Reseach Methods and ANTH 491: Traditional Biological Knowledge in Contemporary Global Context she had taken.
“Rosslyn’s work experience is in landscape design, horticulture, and gardening, and she is currently completing a Landscape Design Certification at Ryerson University. Her research focuses on ecological sustainability of horticulture for the Canadian climate, landscape restoration for climate solutions, and ethnobotanical (heritage) gardens in a Canadian context,” Baker said.
We caught up with the award winner to hear about her journey and how she felt about the win.
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