The program will examine the climate crisis by integrating perspectives from science, social science and the humanities
The innovative partnership will explore how businesses can build a circular food economy.
Nineteen Western students recently participated in a global, experiential learning program where they developed solutions for real-world sustainability problems.
Political science major Eunice Oladejo advocates for clean water, climate action and zero poverty
The super-fast, smart network enables new research and can help students thrive at Western.
A new competition for Western students is designed to create an augmented-reality version of London locales, with an environmental twist.
Scholars from West Africa and Western University will study how to nurture sustainable livelihoods in Ghana, Benin, Liberia, Senegal and Nigeria.
Western’s renewed and renewable commitment to sustainability is far more than a (phosphate-free) laundry list of activities.
After leading Western’s academic operations through the tumultuous COVID-19 pandemic, Professor Andrew Hrymak will take on a critical new role in building Western’s future, as special advisor to President Alan Shepard on industry partnerships, the green economy, and sustainability.
Western is accelerating its sustainability efforts with a renewed advisory committee that will guide the university’s environmental strategy across campus.
From discovering the drivers of business sustainability to examining the genetics of ovarian cancer, Western’s undergraduates are winning global recognition.
A Hospitality staffer committed to waste diversion and a student who designed an app to improve use of electric-vehicle charging stations are among winners of this year’s Western sustainability awards.
First in her family to attend university right out of high school, Serena Mendizabal is aiming no lower than being a world-changer.
Western has joined more than a dozen research-intensive Canadian universities to battle climate change through sustainable investing – part of the university’s ongoing efforts to reduce its carbon footprint.
More than 50 years after futurist and architect Buckminster Fuller visited London, Visual Arts students have staged an exhibition that examines the man whose name is synonymous with the interlocking triangles of a geodesic dome.
‘Tis the season when shoppers fill the malls, and UPS and FedEx trucks crowd the roads.
A decade of energy-efficiency projects is placing less strain on natural gas supplies and reducing greenhouse gases across campus – all while putting money back into Western’s budget, university officials recently announced.
Hospitality Services received a Gold Award in the Procurement Practices category for its on-campus honeybee program, the National Association of College & University Food Services announced recently during its annual Sustainability Awards.
First, take little steps. That’s how Geography professor Gabor Sass suggests Londoners can start to reduce their carbon footprint, before they stride towards more significant changes.
Western recently celebrated sustainable thought and action across campus with its two major awards – the Western Green Awards and Western Green Awards.