News archive - 2016

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Waterloo Invites Input into Sustainability Strategy

Students collaborating in rock garden

As Waterloo develops its first Environmental Sustainability Strategy, all members of the University community are invited to help shape our shared goals, objectives, and actions.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Waterloo Releases 2015 Environmental Sustainability Report

2015 Report Front Cover Image

Today, the University of Waterloo released its 2015 Environmental Sustainability Report.  This year's report focuses on case studies and progress in academics, operations, and engagement.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Across campus, departments are going greener

Recipients of 2016 Green Office Certifications

Over the last year, the University has been piloting a Green Office program to help departments inject a little green into their black and gold.

Thursday, July 14, 2016

University of Waterloo tops #BikeWR Leaderboard

Bike Month 2016 Banner

Organizations across Waterloo Region promoted cycling to work throughout June as part of a region-wide #BikeWR Campaign.  With over 2,200 tracked cycling trips, the University of Waterloo employee and student networks topped the local leaderboard!

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Eco-Summit continues to build campus sustainability networks

Attendees listening to start of Eco-Summit

What do Brexit, community gardens, and climate change have in common?  Attendees at Waterloo’s third annual Eco-Summit learned about the global, local, and University networks that are building a sustainable future, as well as the tensions within and between those networks.