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The Office of Sustainability is the hub of the University of Alberta's sustainability initiative. It informs and inspires students, faculty and staff to adopt sustainable practices. We address sustainability in three major areas: facilities, operations & services; outreach & engagement; and teaching & research. Learn more

Emerald Awards 2014 Recipient


  1. Writing the stories of people on the margins

    Nursing professor’s narrative research draws on lifelong curiosity and compassion.

  2. Pulse Pops tops in taste test

    Student-created treat takes first prize at national food development competition.

  3. Promising 30-year-old solar energy concept finds new life

    Mathematician's work leads to nanotechnology, biomedical engineering, computer animation and, most recently, renewable energy.

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