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With another semester successfully behind us and beautiful sunny days ahead (hopefully), we've got a brand new newsletter to fully ring in the spring bloom!
U of T named one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for 2018
Proud to work at U of T? We are! U of T ranks as one of Canada's Greenest Employers for the fifth year!
The Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation & Entrepreneurship opens
The centre showcases green building features and will house the institutes for
Introducing U of T’s School of Cities
A new global hub for urban research, education, and outreach will tackle important questions about urban development and the future of cities.
Work Study applications NOW OPEN!
We are hiring! Apply to join our dynamic Summer 2018 Work Study team. Please share with those you know!
Prof. Steve Easterbrook on how technology could provide solutions to complex challenges
Miss our Workshop on Systems Thinking & Sustainability Solutions? See what Prof. Easterbrook has to say.
Beyond our oceans: Microplastics pollute rivers and lakes too
Plastic pollution is not only an issue for oceans; researchers are finding plastics in rivers, ponds and lakes too.
How self-driving cars could shrink parking lots: U of T research
U of T research shows that adoption of self-driving cars could significantly reduce the amount of valuable urban space dedicated to parking.
New U of T exams app saves time and trees
New app 'Exam Invigilation' to help ease anxiety by speeding up exam attendance, improving student tracking, etc.
How to de-clutter
Looking to de-clutter your space for spring? Check out these easy tips to help you get started!
Scientists worry microplastics found on farmers' fields could end up in our food
Bringing ‘purity’ to Toronto’s blue bins:
the costly problem of “contaminants” in the city’s recyling
Modular labs installed on U of T Engineering rooftop enable building science research
From One Spadina to University College: What goes into conserving and updating U of T’s heritage buildings
Dig In! with Regenesis!
Two of U of T's sustainability groups just merged! See how you can get involved and hear about their events.
Using ICT for Sustainability
The Information and Communications Technology for Sustainability (ICT4S) conference will be at U of T.
View the main conference program
Toronto: Towards a Smart and Inclusive City-Region
Join urban policy makers & business leaders in a FREE discussion on ways to meet the challenges of ensuring smart and inclusive cities.
Challenge: ICT4S Green Hack 2018
May 18 & 19
Creating sustainable solutions for the future: The ICT4S Green Hack is part of
's week long activities and is FREE for students!
Green by Design: Advances in Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering
This symposium will include a Green Chemistry crash course, lectures, a case study, and networking.
Doors Open Buildings
More than 130 buildings in Toronto open their doors over the weekend. This year's event shines light on the city's film and television industry!
Did you know not all parts of your single-use coffee cup are recyclable? De-construct the right way!
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