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.

  1. Apr. 10, 2018SERS prof Jennifer Clapp receives Distinguished Scholar AwardJennifer Clapp and her students

    The School of Environment, Resources and Sustainability is pleased to share Professor Jennifer Clapp is the recipient of the Distinguished Scholar Award of the Environmental Studies Section of the International Studies Association. The award recognizes outstanding scholars whose long history of excellent research and teaching has had substantial impact on fields associated with international relations and environmental issues.

  2. Apr. 10, 2018Leia Minaker wins Environment Research Excellence AwardLeia Minaker

    The Faculty of Environment would like to congratulate School of Planning Assistant Professor Leia Minaker for winning the 2017 Environment Research Excellence Award.

  3. Apr. 10, 2018Derek Armitage honoured for excellence in graduate supervisionDerek Armitage

    The Faculty of Environment would like to congratulate School of Environment Resources and Sustainability researcher Derek Armitage as the 2017-2018 recipient of the Award of Excellence in Graduate Supervision.

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  1. Apr. 22 to 25, 2018Generation SDG SummitGeneration SDG banner

    Passionate about sustainable development in Canada?

    Hosted by Waterloo Global Science Initiative (WGSI) this unique gathering brings together brilliant minds and unheard voices from different disciplines, generations, and geographies to address the pressing challenges of tomorrow — today.  

  2. Apr. 24, 2018WICI Talk - Dr. Ricard Solé: "Synthetic evolutionary transitions: from cells to brains and ecosystems"Richard Sole

    Dr. Ricard Solé is a Professor, at the Complex Systems Lab, in Barcelona Biomedical Research Park, Universitat Pompeu Fabra. He will present on April 24th, 2018, in DC 1302 at 2:00 p.m.

  3. Apr. 28, 2018This Thirsty Land, DaCapo Chamber Choir concertDaCapo concert banner

    With special guests: Orpheus Choir of Toronto (dir. Robert Cooper) plus oboe soloist and string orchestra. This event is sponsored by the Faculty of Environment.

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