The University of Calgary's high-performance green building program was a finalist for an Emerald Award at the 25th Annual Emerald Awards on June 8. As one of two finalists in the Government Institution category, the University of Calgary was recognized for demonstrating an ongoing commitment to the environment and exceeding normal practice or statutory duties. More...
The annual University of Calgary Sustainability Awards recognize and celebrate the outstanding contributions and cooperative efforts of students, faculty and staff in advancing our institutional commitment to excellence and leadership in sustainability. This years awards were presented by President Elizabeth Cannon on Tuesday March 29, 2016. Learn More
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The University of Calgary on Feb. 24 launched the institutional sustainability strategy — a commitment to excellence in sustainability practices through vibrant learning and research experiences, community engagement, and leadership in campus operations.
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The University of Calgary aims to become a Canadian post-secondary education leader in sustainability, in our academic and engagement programs, administration and operational practices, and through supporting community and industry. Learn more and pledge your commitment to sustainability.