Alumni Office Hours

When you're an Environment student, you're part of a supportive community of nearly 17,000 alumni spanning more than 80 countries. 

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Good things happen when students and alumni connect.

Students grow their networks, learn to apply professional skills and expand their knowledge and awareness of employment opportunities.

Alumni have an opportunity to give back in a meaningful way, share their experience and support the next generation of change-makers.

Join us for our Winter 2023 Alumni Office Hours series

  • Attend small, online events hosted by ENV alumni on career-focused topics 
  • Learn about different careers and education paths 
  • Gain insights into emerging opportunities and challenges
  • Receive advice to help your personal and professional growth
  • Grow your network through casual conversations 
  • Ask questions and get answers from friendly people who have been where you are!

Chris AdachiSustainability Careers in Natural Resources

Jan. 17, 2023 | 3:00 pm

Hosted by: Chris Adachi

Director, Climate Change, Teck Resources

Olivia KwokThe Evolving Sector of Waste Management

Jan. 25, 2023 | 4:00 pm

Hosted by: Olivia Kwok 

Supervisor, Contracts & Service (Waste Management), Region of Waterloo

Erin MurrayCourageous Conversations

Feb. 2, 2023 | 5:00 pm

Hosted by: Erin Murray

Project Coordinator, Canadian Wildlife Services


Catherine ColemanSoft Skills for Career Success

Feb. 8, 2023 | 2:00 pm

Hosted by: Catherine Coleman

Deputy Director, Asia-Pacific Regional Development Programs, Global Affairs Canada

Anika AbdullahDiscover your Niche by Digital Networking

Feb. 16, 2023 | 4:00 pm

Hosted by: Anika Abdullah

Accessibility Specialist, DesignABLE Environments

Dave FoxAt the Intersectioof Technology, Manufacturing & Sustainability 

Feb. 27, 2023 | 4:30 pm

Hosted by: Dave Fox

Principle and Owner, Quantify Environmental


Alice BaoThe Power of Saying Yes

Mar. 14, 2023 | 5:30 pm

Hosted by: Alice Bao

Manager, Sustainability Strategy, Disclosure & Impact, Bank of Montreal

Derek ColemanLessons from Decades of Environmental Consulting

Mar. 23, 2023 | 1:00 pm

Hosted by: Derek Coleman

President, Ages Consultants Ltd.

Ravi ChauhanSustainability, Government Relations and Professional Growth

Mar. 27, 2023 | 4:30 pm

Hosted by: Ravi Chauhan

Manager, BASF Canada


Seyni MbayeManaging Uncertainty in International Development

Apr. 4, 2023 | 1:00 pm

Hosted by: Seyni Mbaye

Program Officer, Results for Development


Past alumni-student networking events