Browse our reports to find out about Ontario’s universities’ role in everything from jobs and skills to health care and community transformation.

Over the last year, Ontario’s universities have been talking to Ontarians about the future. Through our survey, a series of roundtables, and at several conferences, many thousands shared their thoughts on the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead for the province, and the hopes and concerns they have as they look forward. Learn more about what we heard from our year of listening and read about Ontario’s universities commitments to create a better future for Ontario.

From creating the life-saving technologies that improve quality of life, to training the physicians, nurses and other health professionals that deliver the highest-quality care to the people of Ontario – our universities play a critical role in strengthening the province’s health-care system.

November 22, 2018

Sustainability initiatives are one way that universities are collectively taking action and responding to the needs and priorities of Ontarians. By greening campuses through efficiency projects, educating students for the greener workforce, or sharing knowledge and best practices both at home and abroad, they are instrumental in building healthier communities.

This 2018 report – the ninth annual – demonstrates how universities’ environmental sustainability initiatives support students, communities, the province – and beyond.

January 04, 2019
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