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. July 18, 2018In the Media: ENV class learning geography with dronesctv news logo in the media

    ENV prof Derek Robinson teaches a course at the University of Waterloo that teaches students the ins and outs of drones, from piloting to required certifications and regulations.

  2. July 16, 2018In the Media: Why Canadian cities are asking Kingston for public-transit advicetvo in the media logo

    KINGSTON — Not long ago, empty buses were a common sight on Kingston’s main roads. But over the past five years, Kingston Transit has seen a huge increase in ridership, and the city now boasts the fastest-growing public-transit ridership figures in the country.

  3. July 15, 2018In the Media: As board resigns for second time in 16 years, what does the future hold for Hydro One?national post in the media logo

    The future of Ontario’s partially privatized utility is again uncertain after political intervention prompted the resignation of the company’s board 16 years after another mass departure.

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  1. July 19, 2018Speed Dating - ENV Styleevent informational poster

    At this upcoming event, five industry and business experts will be available to answer questions and help you get on the right track to becoming an entrepreneur! Whether you're starting a business, freelancing, creating a new product, or generally building your entrepreneurial skills - this is your chance to make the right connections and expand your professional network.

  2. Sep. 22, 20182018 Environment Reunion Program ENV students circa 1980

    Time to get the gang back together! Come back to the University of Waterloo on Saturday, September 22nd for Reunion 2018. Revisit the Faculty of Environment, reunite with former classmates and professors, and relive your fondest campus memories.

  3. Sep. 24, 2018Water Institute Research Conference 2018water institute poster info

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