Sustainability Week : Event Recap

As Sustainability Week loomed closer the SIB Laurier team was nervous yet excited – there was so much to plan! We wanted students to have the opportunity learn, discuss and network through a variety of valuable events centered around, of course, Sustainability in Business. Now that the week has come and passed, we wanted to … Read more

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: B-Corp Conference

In today’s business landscape, it isn’t uncommon for businesses to hyperbolize their green initiatives. Greenwashing has become a common practice for many companies and in response, organizations such as B-Labs have been formed to help certify environmental and socially sustainable businesses. Through the B-Corp certification and its strict regulations, only truly sustainable companies are able … Read more

Re-Cap: Sustainability in Careers and Corporate Responsibility

On October 30th, Sustainability in Business Laurier and the Laurier Career Centre hosted the “Sustainability in Careers and Corporate Responsibility” event. This night highlighted the growing trend of sustainability in corporate environments through a panel of four excellent speakers. Laurier welcomed Miranda Fuller, Kelsey Koebel, Tara Zimmerman, and Ryan Strauss to discuss how corporate responsibility … 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