The University of Alberta's research community is actively discovering solutions that integrate ecological renewal with social resilience and economic prosperity. The Sustainability Council acts to network these efforts, to give them higher visibility and ensure they are well resourced.
Resources for Reseachers
The Sustainability Council's initial efforts will focus on profiling sustainability research and creating networking opportunities across disciplines.
Facilities & Operations has a new grant to support campus-based research and education projects. The Campus Sustainability Grant can pay up to $50,000 for equipment, research assistant wages and travel costs.
Campus Sustainability Grant
Resources for Instructors
Under the Office of Sustainability, resources were developed to help instructors integrate sustainability into their classrooms and syllabi.
This work will be redeveloped and made available to the full teaching community in the future.