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.

Built Environment & Mobility
WEBINAR: On Buildings, Energy, and Health in a Changing Climate Join us as Dr. Holly Samuelson presents research using building performance simulation among other methods to improve energy and environmental performance and human health in buildings...

Building Sustainable Futures with Mikhail Chester (Arizona State)

**Event Postponed** Sustainability Hacks

On Buildings, Energy, and Health in a Changing Climate

Built Environment & Mobility

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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Sat, December 1, 2012 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM H. R. MACMILLAN BUILDING. Come to the UBC Applied Biology / Soil Science mini-open house! Saturday December 1, 9:30 to noon MacMillan Building, Room 102A Topics include: -Urban agriculture -Oil sands reclamation -Green-house gases -Water & Food Find out...
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Saturday, December 1, 2012 - 02:30
Thu, November 29, 2012 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM UBC Robson Square. $150. Explore the basic LEED requirements, terminology and strategies for designing and documenting a Durable Building per the CSA S478 (R2007) guideline. Benefit from case studies and examples from completed projects to illustrate what...
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Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 11:30
Mon, November 26, 2012 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM UBC Point Grey Campus. . Title: Water and Energy Connection: Relevance to Developing Communities? Speaker: Dr. Madjid Mohseni, Professor of UBC Chemical and Biological Engineering & Scientific Director for RES’EAU-WaterNet Location: UBC Hugh Dempster...
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Monday, November 26, 2012 - 08:00
Sat, November 24, 2012 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM UBC Robson Square. $395. Leadership in sustainability requires us to draw on personal strength in new and uncharted ways. This course helps build your inner capacity for effective leadership by connecting with the values and passion that sustain us as...
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Saturday, November 24, 2012 - 02:00
Sat, November 24, 2012 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM MICHAEL SMITH LABORATORIES. the Passion Project presents FOOD, a conference to delight your tastebuds. WHEN: November 24th 10:30 AM to 3 PM WHERE: Michael Smith Labs Join us for a day of inspiring speakers and engaging local initiatives that will get you...
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Friday, November 23, 2012 - 17:00
Fri, November 23, 2012 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Fipke Centre. Free. The impact is up to you! Save the World Week - November 19-23. Superhero Photo Shoot 10:00am-12:00pm Fipke Foyer Share how you look out for our planet! For more information, contact: Adam Goodwin adam.k.goodwin@ubc.ca 250.807.9276 www...
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Friday, November 23, 2012 - 03:00
Fri, November 23, 2012 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM H. R. MACMILLAN BUILDING. Speaker: Alisha Hackenin, MSc student, Soil Science, Supervisor: Maja Krzic Topic: Understanding student experiences in a modified PBL approach to teaching Sustainable Soils Management Date & Location: Friday Nov 30, 3:00 - 4:...
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Friday, November 23, 2012 - 02:00
Thu, November 22, 2012 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM UBC Point Grey Campus. Through the 15-year UBC Public Realm Plan, we are making significant investments in new and upgraded infrastructure to support the goals in Place & Promise: The UBC Plan. Location: IK Barber Learning Centre, Main Lobby (East Mall...
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Thursday, November 22, 2012 - 06:00
Thu, November 22, 2012 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM Fipke Centre. Free. The impact is up to you! Save the World Week - November 19-23. Trash Talk: A closer look at waste reduction at UBC 10:30am-2:30pm UNC Foyer See the results of this fall's campus waste audit. For more information, contact: Adam Goodwin...
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Thursday, November 22, 2012 - 03:30
Wed, November 21, 2012 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Fipke Centre. Free. The impact is up to you! Save the World Week - November 19-23. Movie: H2Oil 6:00-8:00pm UNC Theatre An in-depth look at Alberta's controversial oil sands. Fee snacks! For more information, contact: Adam Goodwin adam.k.goodwin@ubc.ca 250...
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Wednesday, November 21, 2012 - 11:00

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