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.

Climate Change & Energy
What role should universities play on global issues like the climate crisis? The world we live in today is more seamless, more interconnected, and more global than ever before. Challenges such as the climate crisis, political polarization, and...

Ginger Beer and Wild Fermented Sodas

Human Well-being & Social Systems

Spring Foraging

UBC Botanical Garden: Native Plant ID and Plant Pressing Walkshop

Sat, May 25, 2019 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM UBC Botanical Garden. Adult $12, Concession $10 (Garden...

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

Mon, November 26, 2012 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM UBC Point Grey Campus. . Title: Water and Energy Connection: Relevance to Developing Communities? Speaker: Dr. Madjid Mohseni, Professor of UBC Chemical and Biological Engineering & Scientific Director for RES’EAU-WaterNet Location: UBC Hugh Dempster...
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Monday, November 26, 2012 - 08:00
Sat, November 24, 2012 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM UBC Robson Square. $395. Leadership in sustainability requires us to draw on personal strength in new and uncharted ways. This course helps build your inner capacity for effective leadership by connecting with the values and passion that sustain us as...
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Saturday, November 24, 2012 - 02:00
Sat, November 24, 2012 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM MICHAEL SMITH LABORATORIES. the Passion Project presents FOOD, a conference to delight your tastebuds. WHEN: November 24th 10:30 AM to 3 PM WHERE: Michael Smith Labs Join us for a day of inspiring speakers and engaging local initiatives that will get you...
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Friday, November 23, 2012 - 17:00
Fri, November 23, 2012 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Fipke Centre. Free. The impact is up to you! Save the World Week - November 19-23. Superhero Photo Shoot 10:00am-12:00pm Fipke Foyer Share how you look out for our planet! For more information, contact: Adam Goodwin adam.k.goodwin@ubc.ca 250.807.9276 www...
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Friday, November 23, 2012 - 03:00
Fri, November 23, 2012 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM H. R. MACMILLAN BUILDING. Speaker: Alisha Hackenin, MSc student, Soil Science, Supervisor: Maja Krzic Topic: Understanding student experiences in a modified PBL approach to teaching Sustainable Soils Management Date & Location: Friday Nov 30, 3:00 - 4:...
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Friday, November 23, 2012 - 02:00
Thu, November 22, 2012 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM UBC Point Grey Campus. Through the 15-year UBC Public Realm Plan, we are making significant investments in new and upgraded infrastructure to support the goals in Place & Promise: The UBC Plan. Location: IK Barber Learning Centre, Main Lobby (East Mall...
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Thursday, November 22, 2012 - 06:00
Thu, November 22, 2012 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM Fipke Centre. Free. The impact is up to you! Save the World Week - November 19-23. Trash Talk: A closer look at waste reduction at UBC 10:30am-2:30pm UNC Foyer See the results of this fall's campus waste audit. For more information, contact: Adam Goodwin...
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Thursday, November 22, 2012 - 03:30
Wed, November 21, 2012 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Fipke Centre. Free. The impact is up to you! Save the World Week - November 19-23. Movie: H2Oil 6:00-8:00pm UNC Theatre An in-depth look at Alberta's controversial oil sands. Fee snacks! For more information, contact: Adam Goodwin adam.k.goodwin@ubc.ca 250...
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Wednesday, November 21, 2012 - 11:00
Tue, November 20, 2012 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Fipke Centre. Free. The impact is up to you! Save the World Week - November 19-23. Green Police All day Campus Be on the lookout for the Green Police - keeping the campus safe from recycling slip-ups! For more information, contact: Adam Goodwin adam.k...
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Tuesday, November 20, 2012 - 02:00
Mon, November 19, 2012 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Fipke Centre. Free. The impact is up to you! Save the World Week - November 19-23. Sustainability Info Fair 12:00-2:00pm Fipke Foyer Learn more about green things on campus and how to get involved! For more information, contact: Adam Goodwin adam.k.goodwin@...
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Monday, November 19, 2012 - 05:00

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