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. Dec. 5, 2018Peace, not war, responsible for deforestation in armed conflict zonesMachine gun

    Rates of deforestation in war zones increase dramatically once peace is declared, according to a study from the University of Waterloo.

  2. Dec. 4, 2018Environment recognizes the Spring 2018 Co-op Work Term Award winnersJean and two students

    The Faculty of Environment would like to congratulate the amazing student winners of the Spring 2018 Co-op Work Term Award. These students demonstrated exceptional performance in their placements. Each of the recipients received a $100 credit to their account, a letter from the Dean of Environment and two copies of their certificate. Curious who won?

  3. Dec. 3, 2018ENV's Alison Braithwaite awarded J. Alan George Student Leadership Award Alison Braithwaite

    Alison Braithwaite, a graduate student under the supervision of Researcher Nancy Worth in the Department of Geography was recently awarded the J. Alan George Student Leadership Award.

    The award is presented to an entering graduate student, chosen from among students within three terms of first receipt of a Provost Doctoral Entrance Award for Women and based on a record of student leadership.

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  1. Jan. 16, 20192019 Jack Rosen Pitch Competitionjack rosen rocket ship

    Registration: Jack Rosen Memorial Award

    Watch the Jack Rosen Memorial Award finalists present their innovative ideas in a Dragons Den style setting and meet top local entrepreneurs.

    What: Jack Rosen pitch competition

    When: January 16th from 5:00-8:00pm in NH 3407 

    Food and Beverages Provided - Register Now - Space is Limited.

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