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.
Production, Consumption & Waste
Sustainable Fashion Week is an opportunity for students, staff and faculty at UBC to learn more about the social and environmental issues surrounding the “fast fashion” industry, and to explore alternatives including sustainable buying, clothing...
Climate Change & Energy
Production, Consumption & Waste
Sun, October 27, 2019 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM See description. 2020 UBC Farm Practicum in Sustainable...
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.
Mon, June 17, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM See description. Join us for Dr. Gurcharn Brar's Research Seminar, "A retrospective of a plant pathologist: from the pathogen study to the host-pathogen interaction to breeding for resistance." The research presentation will highlight three research studies...
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 11:00
Thu, June 13, 2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM UBC FARM. 47. Ever wondered what the big deal is about fermented vegetables anyways? Come find out at this fun, hands-on workshop! In this workshop, we will make a batch of probiotic ‘rainbow’ sauerkraut together, including instructions on making traditional...
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 18:00
Tue, May 28, 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/7941
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 10:00
Sat, May 25, 2019 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM UBC Botanical Garden. Adult $12, Concession $10 (Garden Members, UNA Residents, Youth (13-17), Seniors (65+), UBC Students | Staff | Faculty. Valid ID card required.). Join us for a walk in the Garden exploring native plants and plant pressing. This ‘walkshop’...
Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 10:30
Thu, May 23, 2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM UBC FARM. 40. How would you survive without a grocery store? Chef Robin Kort will teach you how to find wild spring treasures; food like seaweeds, winter mushrooms, edible plants, and roots that you can find in our forests, meadows, and oceans. This workshop will...
Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 18:00
Thu, May 23, 2019 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). Wendy Watson-Wright, PhD Chief Executive Officer/Présidente Directrice-Générale Ocean Frontier Institute Location: AERL Theatre The Pacific Ocean may be larger, but the Atlantic Ocean — specifically the North...
Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 14:00
AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL)
Thu, May 23, 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/7940
Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 12:00
Wed, May 22, 2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM UBC FARM. 68. Spring and summer are the seasons for the most flavourful, fresh ingredients- that means delicious pies! Learn how to make 3 pies and use those recipes for infinite options! Recipes Demonstrated: -Tomatoes Tarte Tatin: Savoury and sweet! This will...
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 17:30
Wed, May 22, 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/8006
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 10:00
Wed, May 15, 2019 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM UBC Botanical Garden. Adult $12, Concession $10 (Garden Members, UNA Residents, Youth (13-17), Seniors (65+), UBC Students | Staff | Faculty. Valid ID card required.). It’s Vancouver Bird Week and a tour is flying into town! Join us for an introductory bird tour...
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 08:00