Thursday, October 19, 2023 - 13:00 to 15:00

Are you a UBC faculty member? Meet colleagues from across disciplines working on sustainability-related topics, and learn how units in the Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability (CIRS) can support your teaching and research.

Delicious snacks and refreshments will be provided, and some of the hosting units will share a brief introduction to their work.

Thursday, October 19, 1-3pm
BC Hydro Theatre, CIRS [map]


With resources on:

  • Enriching course content including the Climate Teaching Connector and the Climate and Wellbeing Education Grants
  • Fellowships including the Sustainability Fellows and Centre for Community Engaged Learning (CCEL) Fellows programs
  • Faculty support including the UBC Office of Wellbeing Strategy and Indigenous Research Support Initiative (IRSI)
  • Student opportunities including Sustainability Scholars and Catalyst programs
  • Sustainability on campus including SEEDS sustainability program, Campus as a Living Lab, Green Labs, and UBC Psychology’s work on sustainability behaviour.
  • Community engagement including Social Impact Labs, Climate Emergency Actions and Recommendations, and the Food Hub Market

Your hosts at CIRS:

  • UBC Sustainability Hub
  • Office of Wellbeing Strategy
  • Centre for Community Engaged Learning
  • Campus and Community Planning
  • Indigenous Research Support Initiative
  • Collaborative for Advanced Landscape Planning
  • Urban Forestry Research in Action
  • Climate Change Health Effects, Adaptation, and resiLience (HEAL) cluster
  • UBC Building Decisions Research Group
  • School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture
  • Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions
  • UBC Psychology
  • UBC Energy and Water Services
  • Institutional Programs Office