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

The Increasing Need for Sustainable Fashion

As university students, we can often find ourselves trying to keep up on current fashion trends. But what we don’t think about is what happens to the items that are no longer “trendy” or how intensive the production of that new t-shirt is on the environment.  This is what makes the fashion industry one of … Read more

An Innovative Idea That Could Transform the Ocean

We have all seen images of helpless marine life trapped in plastic waste, struggling to stay alive. These images are heartbreaking, as it becomes clear that the lives of many animals are threatened each year due to ocean plastic. As the world’s population grows, and levels of plastic waste continue to rise, this problem only … Read more