UBC students Laura MacTaggart (B.Sc. Natural Resource Conservation) and Carlina Kim (B.Sc. Environmental Science) share their experience at the October Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) Conference and Expo in San Antonio, Texas.
Foraging is a centuries-old practice, but many of the mushrooms in British Columbia are just now being identified through DNA sequencing and the enthusiasm of amateur collectors. A new app could help weed out any potential risk.
More than just an institution of higher learning, the University of British Columbia empowers its students and faculty in ground breaking research that endeavours to make an impact on real world issues.
This holiday season help save energy as part of UBC’s Seasonal Shutdown, which lowers building temperatures over the break, reducing energy use and emissions. Complete a shutdown checklist for your office or lab for the chance to win $100!