My Books:

The Weird and Wonderful World of River Ice

Defining Moments - my first novel

A Day in the Life of a Professor

Who Say You Can't Herd Cats?

A Christmas Book for the Ukulele Beginner

A Ukulele Book for the Complete Beginner


My Blogs:

Technical writing advice

Help for new professors

River ice photo blog

Personal blog (humour)


Academic Stuff:

Info about our river ice research

A list of my scientific publications

Awards received



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My Favorite Sites:

Sylvia Morice's Blog

Sylvia Morice's web page

Sharon Hicks Fine Art

Northern Alberta Society for Animal Protection (NASAP)


My Books

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Videos, Blogs and Photos


           NEW! Just Published!                       Coming soon!


             More than 60 colour photos...                         For civil engineers...


Discovery channel features

our research!

  Watch the BBC video about us!


 Ukulele Books for the Complete Beginner


Available in print or electronically, on Amazon.

click the image to visit my River Ice Photo Blog



Photos featuring the weird and wonderful

world of river ice.



Now available at Audrey's Books in downtown Edmonton!

(and on all Amazon sites)



Some of my other blogs:

Help for New Professors

...humourous advice for early career academics (from an old prof who has seen it all)


The Art of Technical Communication

...technical writing advice for college and university students (especially graduate students writing a thesis)


Time travel, tragedy, adventure, and romance...

something for everyone!

Now available on all Amazon sites.

Hay River Breakup

Time Lapse Video

Click on image to play video (15s)

 Faye Hicks, 2012 - 2015

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