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.

Organized by the student-led UBC Sustainability Ambassadors , SDG Week is the first of its kind at the Vancouver campus, focusing on SDG Goals from diverse perspectives. From science and technology to public health, business, and politics, we’ll...

Building Sustainable Futures with Mikhail Chester (Arizona State)

**Event Postponed** Sustainability Hacks

**EVENT POSTPONED** Building Sustainable Futures with Holly Samuelson (Harvard)

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

Fri, March 6, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). Speaker: Jeffrey Whiting President & Founder Artists for Conservation Foundation As the world’s leading group of visual artists supporting the environment, Artists for Conservation’s mission is to support...
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Friday, March 6, 2020 - 11:00
Fri, March 6, 2020 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM UBC Vancouver Campus. Free. Finishing off the week of engagement with the Sustainable Development Goals, UBC Sustainability is partnering up with the UBC SDG Alliance to deliver a panel and roundtable discussion on the roles students, faculty and staff play in...
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Friday, March 6, 2020 - 10:00
Mon, March 2, 2020 10:00 AM - Sat, March 7, 2020, 11:00 AM UBC Vancouver Campus. Free. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a collection of 17 global goals set by the United Nations General Assembly and adopted by countries around the world. They are a universal call to action to end...
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Monday, March 2, 2020 - 10:00
Organized by the student-led UBC Sustainability Ambassadors , SDG Week is the first of its kind at the Vancouver campus, focusing on SDG Goals from diverse perspectives. From science and technology to public health, business, and politics, we’ll discuss challenges and solutions to turn talk into...
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Monday, March 2, 2020 - 09:00 to Friday, March 6, 2020 - 21:00
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Multiple Locations
Fri, February 28, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). IOF Seminar Series Speaker: Dr. Jennifer Sunday Assistant Professor, McGill University As the world has warmed, species distributions have moved polewards in latitude, upwards in elevation and deeper in depth...
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Friday, February 28, 2020 - 11:00
Tue, February 25, 2020 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM UBC Vancouver Campus. free. Amnesty International UBC is proud to present our annual human rights conference for 2020, “Whose Body? Bridging the Disconnect between Rights and Reality”. Mark your calendars for Saturday, February 29th, from 10:00am-3:00pm,...
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Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 10:00
Fri, February 14, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). IOF Seminar Series Speaker: Sharon Wu Managing Director, Research Support Services UBC Office of Research Services Location: AERL Theatre
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Friday, February 14, 2020 - 11:00
Mon, February 10, 2020 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). A looming disaster in one of the most spectacular environments on Earth sparks a rescue mission unlike any other in SEA OF SHADOWS, a riveting new documentary with the intensity of a Hollywood thriller from...
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Monday, February 10, 2020 - 17:00
Mon, February 10, 2020 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM UBC Vancouver Campus. Free. Environment, Power and Justice in Southern Africa James Machobane, Environmental Justice and the Problem of Sustainable Farming in Lesotho, Southern Africa Chris Conz, African History, Tufts University 5-6:30 pm, Coach House,...
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Monday, February 10, 2020 - 17:00
Fri, February 7, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). IOF Seminar Series Speaker: Kyra St-Pierre Postdoctoral Fellow, Pelagic Ecosystems Lab Climate change is occurring more dramatically across northern regions than anywhere else on the planet. Warming and wetting...
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Friday, February 7, 2020 - 11:00

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