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Join us for a provocative evening of discussion on the future of climate action as we gather some of UBC’s finest academics who are setting a precedent of climate leadership locally and internationally.

Putting Science in Fiction - Panel event

Fri, March 1, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). NOTE: This...

Future Of Food Global Dialogue with Harriet Friedmann

Wed, March 6, 2019 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM LIU INSTITUTE FOR GLOBAL ISSUES. Free. The Future of Food...

The Effect of Vineyard Groundcover Vegetation on Soil Fungi

Fri, March 1, 2019 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM University Centre. Free. Doctoral Dissertation Oral...

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

Join us for a provocative evening of discussion on the future of climate action as we gather some of UBC’s finest academics who are setting a precedent of climate leadership locally and internationally.
When:
Monday, March 18, 2019 - 17:30 to 19:30
Location:
Jack Poole Hall, Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre
Thu, March 7, 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/7928
When:
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 12:00 to 14:00
Wed, March 6, 2019 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM LIU INSTITUTE FOR GLOBAL ISSUES. Free. The Future of Food Global Dialogue Series presents Harriet Friedmann. Join Dr. Friedmann for a one hour talk followed by facilitated discussion to learn about the foundation of selecting, saving, changing and planting seeds...
When:
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 16:00 to 18:00
Fri, March 1, 2019 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM See description. Free. Philosophy Colloquium March 1, 2019 3:00 p.m. - 5:45p.m. EME 2111 This event is open to all. Please join us. Refreshments will be provided. Schedule of events: 3:00pm - 4:15pm Aude Bandini, University of Montreal (Mis-)Understanding...
When:
Friday, March 1, 2019 - 13:30 to 17:45
Fri, March 1, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). NOTE: This panel is part of a UBC IOF graduate class. Limited seats available to others. TICKET REQUIRED . Panelists: Seanan McGuire, Silvia Moreno-Garcia and Kristi Charish Moderator: Kaylee Byers Location: AERL...
When:
Friday, March 1, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
Fri, March 1, 2019 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM University Centre. Free. Doctoral Dissertation Oral Examination Announcement in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Biology, Eric Kraemer Vukicevich will defend the thesis entitled The Effect of Vineyard Groundcover...
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Friday, March 1, 2019 - 09:30 to 11:00
Thu, February 28, 2019 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM CHEMICAL & BIOLOGICAL ENGINEERING BUILDING. Free but RSVP required. Join UBC’s Department of Psychology and Office of the Provost for an evening of stimulating discussion on the rewards of open science featuring Brian Nosek, Executive Director and Co-...
When:
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 17:30 to 19:00
Wed, February 27, 2019 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM See description. Free. Earth, Environmental and Geographic Sciences Seminar Series presents: Dr. Ian Walker, Professor, Dept. of Earth, Environmental and Geographic Sciences, UBC Okanagan Do You Know the Mussel Man? Ian will discuss the diversity of...
When:
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 14:30 to 15:30
Tue, February 26, 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/7819
When:
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 10:00 to 12:00
Thu, February 21, 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/7806
When:
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 12:00 to 14:00

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