Beaty family donates $5-million for freshwater research

Posted on February 25, 2017


Ross Beaty

Geologist and entrepreneur Ross J. Beaty has provided Queen's University with a $5-million gift to support collaborative research and education in the field of freshwater resources.

In recognition of the gift, the interdisciplinary research initiative has been renamed the Beaty Water Research Centre, which will have a permanent space in the new Queen’s Innovation and Wellness Centre.

Read more about the donation in the Queen's Gazette