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 research, our community of students, faculty, alumni, donors and staff 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.
- Nov. 14, 2017
The Faculty of Environment is proud to announce the Dean's Doctoral Initiative (#DDI17) is back.
- Jan. 16, 2018
Anyone who has been involved in the Faculty of Environment community over the past few years will likely recognize Dominique as an enthusiastic force in environmental sustainability.
- Jan. 16, 2018
Environment students collect data for numerous course labs and projects. Often that data sits on personal computers, unavailable to others, or disappears once the course is over. Thanks to a partnership between the Faculty of Environment Ecology Lab and the UW library, data sharing is now a possibility.
- Jan. 25, 2018
Please mark your calendars for THURSDAY, January 25, 2018, and join us for a complimentary lunch and a free lecture by some of the brightest minds in Environmental research.
- Feb. 12, 2018
Join us on Monday, February 12th, 2018 for Business, Uncensored with Mandy Rennehan, Blue Collar CEO & Founder, Freshco (not the grocery store!)
- Mar. 1, 2018
Do you have a solution to a major global problem?
The World’s Challenge Challenge at the University of Waterloo is a competition where teams of three diverse students pick one of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (also known as Global Goals), and propose a solution. Teams will be selected for interviews occurring on February 14, and six teams will be selected to make a 5-7 minute presentation on March 1, proposing a solution to a panel of judges, with Q&A.