News for Future graduate students

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Research and Technology Park Commits to 40% Per-Capita Emissions Reduction

University of Waterloo Aerial Image

The David Johnston Research + Technology Park (R+T Park) University of Waterloo and its tenants have committed to a Greenhouse Gas Reduction Target through Sustainable Waterloo Region’s Regional Carbon Initiative (RCI).

Friday, October 30, 2015

Waterloo releases 2014 Environmental Sustainability Report

University of Waterloo 2014 Environmental Sustainability Report cover image

The University of Waterloo has released its 2014 Environmental Sustainability Report, which tracks the campus' progress across academic, operations, and engagement indicators between 2010 and 2014.

Friday, October 16, 2015

Campus Compost Acquires Second Cow

Waterloo grounds team unloads the second compost cow

It was a cold and rainy day that saw the arrival of Campus Compost's second "compost cow", a 55 cubic foot tumbler that gobbles up food waste from the University of Waterloo.  The weather, however, did not dampen any spirits for the volunteers who operate the system.