Monday, June 27, 2022

ENV’s first eLearning course developed by grad students for grad students

Environment graduate students photo

In the Winter 2022 term, the Faculty of Environment offered an e-Learning Graduate-level Course on Decolonizing Methodologies for Sustainability Research. The course was designed and delivered by School of Environment, Resources and Sustainability (SERS) PhD students Lowine Hill and Madu Galappaththi, and former School of Planning PhD student Sarah Ghorpade.

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

University of Waterloo team receives funding to investigate the lack of family-sized apartment housing in Waterloo

Image of a Canadian neighbourhood

Three researchers from the University of Waterloo’s Faculty of Environment have been awarded funding from the Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) to work with the community to investigate the lack of family-sized apartment housing despite the recent building boom in the Region of Waterloo.

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Big moment for Anishinaabek at Waterloo Convocation

Lynda Trudeau on the stage at the Waterloo convocation

Lynda Trudeau, Master of Environment and Business graduate at Faculty of Environment narrates her exhilarating convocation experience as the only Anishinaabe graduate from her program and the joy of wearing her traditional regalia for the occasion.

Monday, June 13, 2022

Environment researcher Martine August receives Early Researcher Award in Planning

Martine August

Martine August, a professor of Planning in the Faculty of Environment at the University of Waterloo was recently granted the Early Researcher Award to help further her research on the impacts of housing financialization and its role in Canada’s housing crisis.

Friday, June 10, 2022

Environment researcher Jeremy Pittman appointed to National Advisory Committee for climate change

Jeremy Pittman

Jeremy Pittman, a professor of Planning in the Faculty of Environment at the University of Waterloo, was recently appointed as a member of new federal Nature Advisory Committee (NAC), created by Environment and Climate Change Canada to foster ways for Canadians to engage positively with our natural environment.

Thursday, June 9, 2022

Researchers discuss water sustainability at the TD Walter Bean events

Hand scooping water

The Faculty of Environment is hosting a TD Walter Bean high school lecture titled, Water Future: A New Generation of Sustainability Leaders on Thursday June 9, 2022.

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Celebrating Env. Class of 2022 graduate award winners

Faculty of Environment 2022 Special Award Winners

Meet the eight inspiring individuals representing the Faculty of Environment’s newest grads at this spring’s in-person convocation. We congratulate the 2022 award recipients and wish them the best in their future endeavours.

Thursday, June 2, 2022

Celebrating Environment’s outstanding PhD student

Thelma Abu

Thelma Abu was drawn by Waterloo’s reputation for research innovation and the Water Institute being ranked as one of the top research institutions globally.

Thursday, June 2, 2022

Q and A with the experts: Canada falls in the SDGs progress rankings; what's required to make real sustainability progress?

17 UN Sustainable Development Goals

Today the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) released its report ranking every country on its action toward urgent economic, social, and environmental challenges facing our planet — known as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This year, Canada fell from 21st to 29th in the rankings.

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Waterloo and EDAC celebrate 50 years of partnership

Professor Paul Parker teaching a class

The University of Waterloo and the Economic Developers Association of Canada (EDAC) are hosting their 50th anniversary banquet on June 2, 2022, to celebrate their partnership and accomplishments.

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