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Tuesday, April 26, 2016

St. Paul’s pledges 40 percent carbon reduction

St. Paul’s has become a Silver pledging member with Sustainable Waterloo Region’s Regional Carbon Initiative, which means the College commits to reducing emissions by 40 percent over the next 10 years. It had previously been an observing member for two and a half years. 

Sustainable Waterloo Region is an organization that facilitates target-setting and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions.

Monday, April 25, 2016

St. Paul’s welcomes Richard Myers as new principal

Dr. Richard Myers

St. Paul’s University College is pleased to announce that political scientist Richard Myers has been appointed Principal for a five-year term as of July 2016.

Friday, April 8, 2016

Social Impact Fund winners range from bedsore prevention to zero-waste parties

Five St. Paul’s GreenHouse ventures received grants to develop their socially minded products and services at the most recent GreenHouse Social Impact Showcase.

Left to right: Tina Chan, Laura Morrison, Zied Etleb, Ashwin Vadivelu, Alexandra Wong. Congratulations!

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Ceremonial groundbreaking expands St. Paul’s contribution to entrepreneurship

From left to right: Community members Ted Scott, Bill Pristanski, Richard Yim, Tania Del Matto, Bill Watson, and Principal Graham Brown

After several years of consultations with students and stakeholders about the need for more community space at St. Paul’s, spades hit the dirt yesterday in a much-anticipated ceremonial groundbreaking.

Friday, April 1, 2016

St. Paul’s GreenHouse student Richard Yim wins big for landmine removal

Mechanical Engineering student Richard Yim, who started in the St. Paul’s GreenHouse program last fall and will be a GreenHouse Fellow in the spring term, won a total of $35,000 for his landmine defusing venture this week.