Interested in learning more about sustainability? Our events listing and featured events provides plenty of opportunities to get involved in sustainability, both on-and-off campus. If you are looking to highlight your sustainability event on campus, please visit UBC Events and tag your submission "sustainability" related.

Built Environment & Mobility
For the second year in a row students from Rotterdam, one of Europe’s leading cities in urban sustainability, are coming to see the initiatives and opportunities in Vancouver and at Dudoc . On April 24th, we are welcoming the business students at...

Hope in the Climate Crisis: Transitioning Our World

UBC Botanical Garden: Spring Volunteer Orientation 2019

Fri, April 12, 2019 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM UBC Botanical Garden. Free. Instructor: Tara Moreau,...

UBC Botanical Garden: Horticulture Training Program Info Session

UBC Reads Sustainability

Part book club, part lecture series, and part opportunity to learn beyond the classroom. UBC Reads Sustainability is a forum for students across disciplines to discuss sustainability issues.

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Past Events

Wed, September 5, 2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). This will be the first official IOF Orientation session! Learn about: * IOF's history * IOF Student Society * Life at IOF * IOF's potential graduate program * Life at UBC * much, much more... ALL IOF students (...
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Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 09:00
Fri, August 31, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:20 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). Decades ago, prospects seemed strong for significantly expanded global coal consumption. Studies of energy futures depicted the full geologic extent of coal as a virtually unlimited backstop energy supply that...
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Friday, August 31, 2018 - 14:00
Wed, August 29, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM University Centre. Free . In partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Science, Qiang Li will defend the thesis entitled: THE CUMULATIVE EFFECTS OF FOREST DISTURBANCE ON STREAMFLOW COMPONENTS AND THEIR...
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Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 14:00
Wed, August 29, 2018 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM BROCK HALL - WEST WING. The Bike Kitchen is open for volunteering on Wednesdays from 11am - 5pm with a midday mechanical workshop from 1pm - 2pm only for volunteers! Volunteers can drop-in at any point during the day without prior sign-up and are assigned...
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Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 10:00
Wed, August 22, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM BROCK HALL - WEST WING. FREE. Have you always wanted to learn how to maintain your bike but are intimidated by bike shops? Check out LGBTQ2I night on the 4th Wednesday of every month. LGBTQ2I Night provides a safe and positive space for anyone in LGBTQ2I...
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Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 18:00
Wed, August 22, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Science Building. Free . Master's Thesis Oral Examination Announcement In partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Biology, Joshua Michael Smith will defend the thesis entitled: INTERESTING AND UNUSUAL FLUX PATTERNS OF...
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Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 14:00
Wed, August 22, 2018 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM BROCK HALL - WEST WING. The Bike Kitchen is open for volunteering on Wednesdays from 11am - 5pm with a midday mechanical workshop from 1pm - 2pm only for volunteers! Volunteers can drop-in at any point during the day without prior sign-up and are assigned...
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Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 10:00
Thu, August 16, 2018 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM BEATY BIODIVERSITY CENTRE. Come by for a night at the museum! Every month, the museum will stay open late with admission by donation between 5:00-8:30 pm, offering family-friendly activities, including Raising Big Blue showing at 5:30 pm Guided Museum Tour at...
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Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 17:00
Wed, August 15, 2018 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM BROCK HALL - WEST WING. The Bike Kitchen is open for volunteering on Wednesdays from 11am - 5pm with a midday mechanical workshop from 1pm - 2pm only for volunteers! Volunteers can drop-in at any point during the day without prior sign-up and are assigned...
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Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 10:00
Wed, August 8, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM BROCK HALL - WEST WING. FREE. Learn how to tune up your bike in a positive space for trans women, cis women, queer and genderqueer folks in a relaxed environment led by female and/or LGBTQ2I identified mechanics and volunteers. This is a great way to introduce...
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Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 18:00

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