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, March 28, 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...
Fri, March 23, 2018 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM PETER WALL INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDIES. Conservation finance strategies that seek positive environmental and social outcomes while generating returns for private investors are a potential game-changer for sustainability and biodiversity conservation....
Wed, March 21, 2018 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM UBC Point Grey Campus. Free. Hope in the Anthropocene: Sustainability Solutions and Inspirations Planet Vision: Why We First Need to Build a Shared, Positive Vision of the Future to Address Our Environmental Challenges Jonathan Foley, Executive Director,...
Wed, March 21, 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, March 20, 2018 7:30 PM - Fri, March 23, 2018, 7:30 PM REGENT COLLEGE. Free. Respected theologian Dr. Stanley Hauerwas will deliver the 2018 Laing Lectures, "Theological Existence Today." Lectures begin at 7:30 pm nightly. March 20: The Christian Message in the World Today March 21: The...
Mon, March 19, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM LIU INSTITUTE FOR GLOBAL ISSUES. Free. Join us for the latest Lobby Gallery exhibit opening! The Colours of Food Security – Public Reception with TED Speaker Jon Foley Monday, March 19, 2018 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM Lobby Gallery – Liu Institute for Global Issues,...
Sun, March 18, 2018 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM BROCK HALL - WEST WING. $10 for members. Bike Basics is the Bike Kitchen's most beginner level workshop. In this 3-hour class you'll get hands on experience giving your own bike some care, learning how to use bike-specific tools, and getting more comfortable...
Thu, March 15, 2018 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM BEATY BIODIVERSITY CENTRE. Come by for a night at the museum! Every month, the museum will stay open late with admission by donation between 5:00-8:30 pm, offering family-friendly activities, including Raising Big Blue showing at 5:30 pm Guided Museum Tour at...
Wed, March 14, 2018 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM BROCK HALL - WEST WING. FREE. Learn how to tune up your bike in a positive space for trans women, cis women, queer and genderqueer folks in a relaxed environment led by female and/or LGBTQ2I identified mechanics and volunteers. This is a great way to introduce...
Wed, March 14, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM LIU INSTITUTE FOR GLOBAL ISSUES. Free. Join us at this talk, "A Sociological Perspective on the Carbon Market: the Carbons, the Meanings, and the Policy Network", with John Chung-En Liu, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Sociology, Occidental College. Light...

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