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Campus action on climate change – Part 1: What is our...

Universities can feel like their own little world. It is easy for those who study, live and work on campus to get lost in...

The Winter Olympics Are At Risk and Climate Change is The...

According to a recent study, only one of the past 21 cities would be able to hold Winter Olympics in the future if emissions...

UW opens new aquatic threats research facility

The University of Waterloo has opened a new facility to study the impact of climate change and other stressors on aquatic organisms. The development...

The tip of the iceberg: Taking a deeper dive into climate...

When you hear the words "climate change," what comes to mind? Do these two words immediately conjure images of climate strikes, raging wildfires or...

New UW environment program tackles climate change

As scientists continue to observe changes in the global climate, there has been a push for further research and education surrounding the prevention of...

Thrifting in Waterloo

As consumers become more aware of the environmental impacts of the fashion industry, they are seeking alternatives to participating in fast-fashion and hyper-consumptive shopping...

Reusables v. non-reusables: Are they really that much better?

According to the World Economic Forum, only about 14 per cent of plastic packaging is collected for recycling purposes. Within that number, a majority...

Severe weather and climate change in Kitchener-Waterloo region

Emergency alerts from Environment Canada have rung on residents of Southern Ontario’s phones frequently over the past few months as severe storms have ravaged...

This election, vote for what matters to you

Every time an election comes around, the old adage that “elections matter” gets trotted out along with the cliché that young people don’t vote....

Ontario wildfires rage on due to climate change

Southern Ontario has seen high amounts of smoke and smog this summer, causing hazy skies. The drop in air quality is linked to wildfires...