Academic Sustainability
Programs Office

The students changed McMaster’s IT landscape. Here’s how:

“The students found an extremely innovative way to give back to the community, while at the same time encouraging a sustainable alternative to discarding computers” ‪This year, the Climate Change and Health — Innovation Award went to a SUSTAIN 3S03 student group,...

“It was so much more than reducing IT waste”

“I am so grateful to be provided with the computer from GreenBYTE and McMaster University, it will be so helpful as I further my education in High School, it will really make a difference. Thank you to everyone who made this possible.” This was a comment that a group...

McMaster launches sustainability action group

In order to better coordinate and generate sustainability programs across the whole organization, the university has launched a sustainability action group, chaired by Debbie Martin, AVP and Chief Facilities Officer.   Read...

Lake Avenue School Students: Talking Friendly Streets

This project, part of our Sustainability course at McMaster, had a relatively simple objective: create an engaging workshop with youth to gain insight into where students in Riverdale are going, their modes of transportation, in addition to understanding obstacles...