Events

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.

FEATURED EVENTS

JAN 29: UBC READS SUSTAINABILITY PRESENTS JOHANNA WAGSTAFFE

Join us as CBC Meteorologist and science host, Johanna Wagstaffe, discusses her book Fault Lines, focusing on the science behind earthquakes and the risks associated with living on BC's South Coast. Johanna will further discuss how preparation helps a community recover following an earthquake, and how a 'resilient city' supports sustainability.

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JAN 31: UBC SUSTAINABILITY SCHOLARS PROGRAM INFORMATION SESSION

The UBC Sustainability Scholars Program provides UBC graduate students with paid opportunities to tackle real-world sustainability challenges. Students interested in applying to the Program in 2019 are invited to attend an information session on January 31, 2019.

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FEBRUARY 5: The Sustainability Fair

The Sustainability Fair is an annual celebration of student and community initiatives in sustainability. It is organized by the UBC Sustainability Ambassadors and aims to inspire students, faculty and staff to become involved with sustainability.

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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.
Tue, October 2, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM C. K. CHOI BUILDING FOR THE INSTITUTE OF ASIAN RESEARCH. Join us for a triple book launch to explore the topics of civil society, public policies and the right to food with Andy Fisher (Big Hunger), Annette Aurélie Desmarais (Public Policies for Food...
Tue, October 2, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM C. K. CHOI BUILDING FOR THE INSTITUTE OF ASIAN RESEARCH. Join us for a triple book launch to explore the topics of civil society, public policies and the right to food with Andy Fisher (Big Hunger), Annette Aurélie Desmarais (Public Policies for Food...
Tue, October 2, 2018 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/7625
Tue, October 2, 2018 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/7625
Mon, October 1, 2018 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM UBC Point Grey Campus. Free. Green College Resident Members' Series From the Equator to the High Arctic: Remote Climate Change Fieldwork at Opposite Latitudes Elise Gallois and Heather Summers, Geography 8-9 pm, Coach House, Green College, 6201 Cecil Green...
Fri, September 28, 2018 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). The IOF Student Society is excited to announce its first IOF Alumni Night! This event will be an excellent opportunity for reconnecting, networking, and for our current graduate students to meet with IOF (...
Fri, September 28, 2018 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM Science Building. Free . 2018 Biology Seminar Series Guest speaker: David Pinzón, Corteva Ag, DowDuPont Title: Discovery and regulation of agricultural pesticides in Canada Date: September 28, 2018 Time: 12:30 p.m. Location: SCI 333
Fri, September 28, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). Speaker: Song Gao, Ph.D. Professor of Environmental Chemistry, Duke Kunshan University Of the myriad of environmental issues facing our planet and society, urban air pollution and global climate change...
Wed, September 26, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM BROCK HALL - WEST WING. FREE. Have you always wanted to learn how to maintain your bike but are intimidated by bike shops? Check out LGBTQ2I night on the 4th Wednesday of every month. LGBTQ2I Night provides a safe and positive space for anyone in LGBTQ2I...
Wed, September 26, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM WALTER C. KOERNER LIBRARY. Free. Are you a graduate student and new to UBC? Would you like to know more about what the library has to offer? This basic workshop will provide you with an overview of some of the key services and resources available to you...

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