Knowledge Integration’s annual third-year student exhibition, Knowledge Integration eXhibition 2018 (KIX2018), kicked off on Monday with a reception including remarks from University of Waterloo President Feridun Hamdullahpur, Dean of Environment Jean Andrey and Chair of the Department Rob Gorbet.
More than one pedestrian a week has been killed on Toronto's streets this year. Toronto's leaders have responded to this crisis with pathetic and counterproductive ideas that placate drivers and their precious road spaces, says Planning prof. Brian Doucet in a new opinion piece in the Globe and Mail.
20-year old Jodie Scarrow combines her love of dance and flying on a daily basis. The co-captain of the University of Waterloo dance team is also an aviation student and is just 20 hours away from getting her commercial pilot's licence.
On February 8, the Intact Centre for Climate Adaptation Head Dr. Blair Feltmate was a witness to the Standing Senate Committee on Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources discussion of a study on the effects of transitioning to a low carbon economy. The study looks at five key sectors responsible for 80 per cent of our emissions: electricity, oil and gas, transportation, buildings and trade-exposed industries, and how they can contribute to meeting Canada's emission goals.
The Intact Centre on Climate Adaption's (ICCA) Dana Decent was recently awarded "Leader of the Year" by Ontario Sustainable Energy Awards (OSEA). As part of OSEA's 8th Annual Power for Prosperity Awards Gala on February 8, Decent received her award for her work with ICCA directing operational functions and leading research to support the centre’s programs.