Events

Interested in learning more about sustainability? Participating in a campus consultation? Linking up with like-minded people and groups? The events listing 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.

Wed, January 31, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM See description. FREE. In this session, we will discuss the various ways that community members and health professionals can access Xwi7xwa Library's collections, and other incredible collections for researching a variety of areas. Several resources will...
Tue, January 30, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM ANTHROPOLOGY AND SOCIOLOGY BUILDING. (ANSO 2107) Dr. Olli Pyyhtinen is Associate Professor at the New Social Research programme at the University of Tampere, Finland. His talk explores the connections between value, ethics, and waste by attending to the...
Mon, January 29, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM ASIAN CENTRE. Free. Join us at Professor Mark Jaccard’s talk about climate policy options for the reduction of greenhouse gasses. Venue: UBC Asian Centre – Auditorium, 1871 West Mall, Vancouver, B.C V6T 1Z2. (Note: This is a new venue to accommodate more...
Sat, January 27, 2018 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM REGENT COLLEGE. $5 (Online through More Information link.). Missions Fest 2018 is hosting a screening of Making Peace With Creation. About the film: Poet and theologian Loren Wilkinson has spent his life thinking, teaching, and campaigning about the...
Thu, January 25, 2018 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM See description. free. Building Networks for Food Solutions and Healthy, Sustainable and Prosperous Futures: Stories from Communities in Northeastern USA with Curtis Ogden Where: Innovation Centre Theatre, 1st floor, 460 Doyle Ave., Kelowna, BC (corner of...
Thu, January 25, 2018 12:30 PM - 12:30 PM Arts Building. Free. Building Collaborative Networks for Social Change: Focusing on Power & Equity, Grounding in Love A talk by Curtis Ogden Where: Arts 368 Contact: ICER.OK@UBC.CA Please join Curtis Ogden in the Institute for Community Engaged...
Wed, January 24, 2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM CENTRE FOR INTERACTIVE RESEARCH ON SUSTAINABILITY (CIRS). No cost. Join Joel Solomon, co-founder of Canada's largest mission venture capital firm, Renewal Funds, for an in-depth examination of his latest book, The Clean Money Revolution. The Clean Money...
Wed, January 24, 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, January 24, 2018 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM BROCK HALL - WEST WING. The Bike Kitchen is open for volunteering on Wednesdays from 11am - 5pm with a midday mechanical workshop from 1pm - 2pm only for volunteers! Volunteers can drop-in at any point during the day without prior sign-up and are assigned...
Tue, January 23, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM See description. FREE. IndigenEYEZ is about transforming communities. Their mission is to inspire an intergenerational legacy of well-being among First Nations people in BC and beyond. IndigenEYEZ blends land-based learning with the arts and best practices...

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