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 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.

  2. June 15, 2017Water Institute members lead impactful projects on climate changeWooden pier overlooking a lake

    Originally published on the Water Institute website

  3. June 12, 2017Recognizing a pioneer in the protection of agricultural diversity and farmer’s rightsPat Roy Mooney

    Pat Roy Mooney, a renowned expert on the issue of agricultural genetic erosion, is set to become the newest honorary alumnus of the Faculty of Environment, as he receives an Honorary Doctor of Environmental Studies at tomorrow’s convocation ceremony.  

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