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...
Human Well-being & Social Systems
Sat, May 25, 2019 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM UBC Botanical Garden. Adult $12, Concession $10 (Garden...
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.
Fri, January 25, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). Speaker: Dr. Karyn Suchy Pacific Salmon Foundation Location: AERL Theatre (Rm. 120) The Salish Sea is a highly productive, dynamic coastal ocean with substantial temporal and spatial variability at lower...
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
Thu, January 24, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM See description. FREE. Register for and find more information about this workshop at: https://events.library.ubc.ca/dashboard/view/7805
Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 12:00 to 14:00
Tue, January 22, 2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM See description. FREE. Register for and find location and description information at: https://events.library.ubc.ca/dashboard/view/7813
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:00 to 12:00
Fri, January 18, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). Speaker: Dr. Brooks Kaiser, Visting Professor, University of Southern Denmark (SDU) Location: AERL Theatre (Rm. 120)
Friday, January 18, 2019 - 11:00
Wed, January 16, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Arts Building. WHERE: room ART 366 Society has collapsed, and humanity's last survivors (the audience) are about to launch a life raft in order to seek a new home where they can rebuild civilization! One seat on the raft remains: whom do you select to join...
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 18:30
Wed, January 16, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Arts Building. Free . In the 1st annual UBC Okanagan Life Raft debate we imagine that a catastrophic event has wiped out most of humanity and the survivors (the audience) must sail off to rebuild society. Only one final seat remains on the life raft and five...
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 18:30
Tue, January 15, 2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM See description. FREE. Register for and find more information about this workshop at: https://events.library.ubc.ca/dashboard/view/7812
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 10:00
Looking for professional work experience? Want to make a difference in the community? Join us at our upcoming information session and learn about the Summer 2019 UBC Sustainability Scholars program. Date: January 31, 2019 Time: 5:15 pm - 7:00 pm Location: CIRS, BC Hydro Theatre, main floor 2260...
Sunday, January 13, 2019 - 17:15 to 19:00
CIRS, BC Hydro Theatre, main floor 2260 West Mall
Fri, January 11, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). Speaker: Dr Matthew Gollock Marine and Freshwater Programme Manager, Zoological Society of London & Chair, IUCN Anguillid Eel Specialist Group Location: AERL Theatre (Rm. 120) There is growing concern...
Friday, January 11, 2019 - 11:00
Fri, January 11, 2019 10:00 AM - Sun, April 7, 2019, 5:00 PM UBC Vancouver Campus. Hexsa’am: To Be Here Always January 11-April 7, 2019 Opening Reception: Thursday, January 10 from 6 to 9 pm GALLERY HOURS: Tuesday to Friday, 10am-5pm; Saturday and Sunday, noon-5pm; closed Mondays and Holidays...
Friday, January 11, 2019 - 10:00 to Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 17:00
UBC Point Grey Campus