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. July 15, 2019Environment students win multi-national innovation challenge
    Jaydeep Mistry, Brock Dickinson and Daniel Gonzalez posing for a photo

    Building a global name for themselves, Faculty of Environment students recently won the Youth Innovation Challenge with their sustainable and 100% biodegradable masonry block company – IXIM.

  2. July 4, 2019Research shows governance is key to better resource management strategies
    A diagram depicting governance, compliance and inertia in a typical management cycle.

  3. June 25, 2019School of Planning professor Mark Seasons, among researchers who released a new report on how Canadian communities are adapting to climate change
    Smoke from a wildfire rising above mountains in British Columbia

    New research highlights state of local adaptation planning in Canada 

    Extreme forest fires, urban flooding and severe storms make frequent headlines across Canada as these events become more prominent and destructive. 

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  1. Oct. 3, 2019Leadership Series: International Edition
    collage of people networking

    The Leadership Series: Speed Networking

    The Leadership Series was created to give students from the Faculty of Environment an opportunity to connect with and learn from a broad range of faculty alumni through themed discussions and small-group networking.

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