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.

Production, Consumption & Waste
Sustainable Fashion Week is an opportunity for students, staff and faculty at UBC to learn more about the social and environmental issues surrounding the “fast fashion” industry, and to explore alternatives including sustainable buying, clothing...

Touching salmon: When is it wrong? Consequences of release or escape from fisheries capture

UBC Reads Sustainability presents Ziya Tong

Climate Change & Energy
Production, Consumption & Waste

UBC Farm Practicum Program in Sustainable Agriculture

Sun, October 27, 2019 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM See description. 2020 UBC Farm Practicum in Sustainable...

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

Sat, December 8, 2012 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM See description. Location: East Parking Lot of Nat Bailey Stadium - 30th & Ontario Street See website for more information: The Cycling Resource Centre of the AMS Bike Co-op is a gateway to all things relating to...
Saturday, December 8, 2012 - 03:00
Mon, December 3, 2012 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM H. R. MACMILLAN BUILDING. We are pleased to welcome Prof. Wildbard Kombe for a guest lecture on "Climate Change, Planning and Food Security in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania." Monday, December 3rd from 3 to 4 PM Location: MacMillian 350 About the speaker: Wildbard...
Monday, December 3, 2012 - 08:00
Sat, December 1, 2012 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM H. R. MACMILLAN BUILDING. Come to the UBC Applied Biology / Soil Science mini-open house! Saturday December 1, 9:30 to noon MacMillan Building, Room 102A Topics include: -Urban agriculture -Oil sands reclamation -Green-house gases -Water & Food Find out...
Saturday, December 1, 2012 - 02:30
Thu, November 29, 2012 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM UBC Robson Square. $150. Explore the basic LEED requirements, terminology and strategies for designing and documenting a Durable Building per the CSA S478 (R2007) guideline. Benefit from case studies and examples from completed projects to illustrate what...
Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 11:30
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...
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...
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...
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 250.807.9276 www...
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:...
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...
Thursday, November 22, 2012 - 06:00