Get Ready for Sustainability Week

Calling all students, staff, and anyone else with an interest in sustainability and business: it’s finally time. After weeks of preparation, Sustainability in Business is proud to present an entire week of incredible events! From panels to pitches, and loads of fun in-between, SIB will be hosting five fantastic chance for you to get involved … Read more

Re-Cap: SIB Kicks Off the Semester with Sustainability in Fashion

This past Tuesday, Sustainability in Business kicked-off the school year with their exciting new Sustainability in Fashion Event. Sponsored by global fashion icon H&M, the event saw presentations by multiple key people who are well versed in sustainability, fashion, and even sustainable fashion.         The event begun with SIB representatives Sid Frigerio and Jessica Mar, who … Read more

Teaching Green: What Can Be Learnt from Laurier’s Green Innovations

Laurier has been named the most sustainable campus in Ontario, and third most in Canada. It should come as no surprise. With multiple sustainability clubs and initiatives, Laurier has rightfully earned a spot on Corporate Knights’ index. Along with S4S’s school, U Calgary and McGill rounded out the top 3 at one and two. Sustainability … Read more

On the ‘Letter to Humanity’: Why There is Still a Fighting Chance

In 1992, the Union of Concerned Scientists and another 1700 independent scientists signed a letter entitled “World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity.” The letter outlined the drastic changes in climate and weather patterns around the world, and warned of the “collision course” that Earth’s population was on if it were to remain on its trajectory of … Read more