Shaping our Sustainable Future

For over 50 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. Mar. 19, 2019Students learn "How to Market Yourself" from faculty alumniHandshakes at a networking event

    Networking can be unnerving for a lot of people and learning how to market yourself can seem just as daunting. Last week, twenty Faculty of Environment alumni joined Centre for Career Action advisor, Alicia Flatt to help nearly sixty environment students learn top tips for selling their unique skills and attributes - and to practice networking in a safe, comfortable environment. 

  2. Mar. 14, 2019Identifying cultural heritage landscapes through community participationPicturesque bridge over the Grand River in Waterloo Region

    Most of us hold a strong sense of intrinsic cultural value for rural landscapes, and these spaces often form a significant part of our personal or collective identity. But not so many of us remain closely tied to the management of that landscape.

  3. Mar. 12, 2019TV meteorologists could play key role in climate change educationweather casting TV

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  1. Mar. 22, 2019Environment Seminar Series: Jason Thistlethwaite and Jessica Blytheposter with text

    On Friday March 22nd, we will be hosting another seminar for our Environment Seminar Series! In AL 105 from 11:30a.m. - 1:30p.m., we will have two speakers: Jason Thistlethwaite and Jessica Blythe. Lunch will be served at 11:30a.m., with the two half-hour talks beginning around 12:00p.m.

    Join us in learning more from two experts in their field. We hope to see you there! 

  2. Mar. 25, 2019Entrepreneurship @ Environment: Customizing Your Co-op Opportunity

    The University of Waterloo operates the largest post-secondary co-op program in the world. This event is geared to showing students how they can leverage their co-op experiences to create a one-of-a-kind career path. Come hear from presenters including Wayne Chang (Organizer and Coordinator of the Enterprise Co-op Program) and Nigel Moore (Manager of Global Programs and Initiatives for the Waterloo Institute for Sustainable Energy).  Co-op can be the start to your dream career path! Join us in EV3 1408 on Monday March 25th at 5:30-7:30pm.

  3. Mar. 26, 2019Dean's Lunchdeans lunch poster of jean and John

    On Wednesday March 26, Dean Jean Andrey is hosting a Lunch Seminar with guest John Borrows, who will be talking about Indigenous treaties and Ontario. Join us in RCH 307 at 12:00p.m. and partake in this amazing opportunity to increase our knowledge of the treaties.

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