Nearly 200 people gathered on Thursday, Jan. 26 as part of the Calgary and Beyond: Sustainability in the Next 20 Years speaker series to explore the future of our food. Read the full story for an in-depth look at how people can eat well and become activists and advocates for food and sustainability issues.
Answer: All of them! All of these items can go in the mixed recyclables bins on campus. Nearly 90 per cent of the daily waste we produce at the university can be recycled or composted. In 2015 we diverted 40 per cent of our waste from the landfill; Click here to learn more.
As millions of people flock to urban centres around the world, there is an urgent need to create better cities — and researchers at UCalgary are working to build smarter, safer and more sustainable urban environments. Read article
Read about the work students, faculty and staff are doing to support the goals of our Institutional Sustainability Strategy and the university's leadership in sustainability. Learn more | Read the Report
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.