2017 Sheridan E-Waste Collection Days: April 3 – 6

Help Protect the Environment… Conserve and Recycle! As part of Sheridan’s Zero Waste Initiative, Sheridan supports the recycling of electronic waste, or e-waste. E-waste contains hazardous metals, such as lead, cadmium, mercury, which contaminate soil and pollute air… Read More

We are looking for Mission Zero Volunteers

The Office for Sustainability (OfS) is looking for volunteers to join our Mission Zero team for the Winter semester! The Mission Zero volunteers will help us promote our sustainability initiatives and engage the Sheridan community.  Volunteers will be involved… Read More

Pollinator Conservation Talk

On November 24, in collaboration with Oakvillegreen Conservation Association, Sheridan Office for Sustainability hosted its second event “Pollinator Conservation” in the Trees and Bees talks series  for  the members of the Sheridan College and local residents in the… Read More

Sheridan’s New Pollinator-Friendly Garden – Project Update

A new native garden has just completed Phase One, the installation of its northern portion. The garden is located in front of J wing by the roundabout at the Trafalgar campus. When you visit this freshly-sodded site, you… Read More

Join the Repair Café at MakerSpace Brampton at Four Corners Branch Library this Saturday November 12 – If it needs fixing, bring it on!

Our next Repair Café will be held at the MakerSpace in Bramption’s Four Corners Branch Library on Saturday, November 12! At the Repair Café, you can get help from volunteer fixers to repair your broken household items and learn how to… Read More

Join Us for the Trees and Bees Talks at Sheridan!

Sheridan College is pleased to host two free interactive talks below.  Everyone is welcome to join! Below are the event details and the Registration link. Talk #1 – Tree Tour Through McCraney Woods Date: November 8, 2016 (Tuesday) Time: 4… Read More

Repair Café is returning to Trafalgar Campus – We are looking for Fixers!

Are you the kind of person who avoids tossing things in the trash whenever possible? Do you enjoy fixing things and helping others learn how to do it? If your answers to these questions are “yes”, we need… Read More

Calling for Mission Zero Volunteers!

The Office for Sustainability (OfS) is looking for volunteers to join our Mission Zero team! Our focus this fall includes strengthening the Zero Waste campaign and providing new campus greening opportunities that will further engage the Sheridan community.  Volunteers will be involved… Read More

A New Wildflower Garden is Born

Last Wednesday morning, the Office for Sustainability teamed up with Sheridan College staff and faculty to plant a new wildflower garden, in a place where an invasive species of foreign  Buckthorn trees once existed. The Office for Sustainability… Read More

District Energy Master Plan Phase 1

By Michael Melro The Facilities Services department and the Office for Sustainability of Sheridan College have begun construction on Phase One of its new district heating and cooling system at the Trafalgar campus. There are currently six boiler… Read More