Institute for Environmental Sustainability

  • Strategic sustainability

    IES to launch new professional development course in Fall 2016
    A partnership with MRU Faculty of Continuing Education

    Professional Development

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    Conference Workshop in Sustainability Systems for Stakeholders & Energy
    By IES Director, Connie Van der Byl, September 27

    Under Western Skies 2016

  • Seminar Series Wrap up

    See you in September for our new Seminar Series

    Seminar Series

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    Understanding the cumulative impacts of fracking operations using a trans-disciplinary approach.
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    Hydraulic Fracturing


IES Research Grant FundsThe IES posts Research Grant Fund Competitions each year. The intent of the grants is to support MRU faculty in developing their research and scholarship on environmental sustainability. Please visit the Research and Scholarship page in August, 2016 for 2016/2017 Grant Application Guidelines. The deadline for Fall 2016 applications is Friday, September 23, 2016.

2015 IES Annual Report

We are pleased to release the IES 2014/2105 Annual Report!

Annual Report Coverpage


2014-2015 Annual Report - Online Version

2014-2015 Annual Report - PDF Version