Shaping our Sustainable Future

For over 40 years the Faculty of Environment has been dedicated to having a positive impact locally and globally. With interdisciplinary programs and researchers we make meaningful change happen in the classroom, the office, and in communities around the world. Our vision is to use our unique position as a leading teaching and research institute for the environment to create sustainable solutions needed to address the complex challenges facing our world.

  1. June 27, 2017Aviation professor named Top 20 Under 40Suzanne Kearns

    Renowned aviation academic Suzanne Kearns, has been named to WINGS and Helicopters Magazine’s Top 20 Under 40; a list that includes 2017’s finest young leaders in the aviation and aerospace industry.

  2. June 26, 2017Larry Swatuk on "Water in Southern Africa" Larry Swatuk

    Originally posted on the Water Institute website

    Water Institute member and professor in the School of Environment, Enterprise and Development, Larry Swatuk, is the author of a new book titled “Water in Southern Africa.” 

  3. June 21, 2017GEM students recognized at international tourism forumSarah Tam and Megan Sutton.

    By Lily Roth, Communications & Social Media Coordinator, Faculty of Environment

    Not long ago, Sarah Tam questioned if she was on the right path. Like some master’s students, she had a hard time transitioning from her undergrad to graduate studies. But after following the advice of her supervisor, and being rewarded for stepping outside her comfort zone, Tam now knows she’s on the right track.

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  1. Sep. 30, 20172017 Environment Reunion Program Black and white image of university students in an old automobile

    Come back to the University of Waterloo on Saturday, September 30, 2017 for Reunion 2017. Reacquaint yourself with the Faculty of Environment, reunite with former classmates and profs, and relive your fond campus memories.

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