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Following an open competition for all students, faculty, and staff, UBC is sending a delegation of eight to the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) in Glasgow this November.

Why climate change education needs more empathy

Climate Change & Energy
Human Well-being & Social Systems

Lhoosk’uz Dené village taps into clean water after a 20-year wait

Human Well-being & Social Systems
Natural Resources

UBC Researchers are Helping Communities Prepare for the Effects of Climate Change

Climate Change & Energy
Human Well-being & Social Systems

Student Directed Seminar on UBC's Sustainability Performance

Climate Change & Energy
Policy, Economics & Governance

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Jeffrey Preiss Cascade, Mt. Hood, Fuggle and Golding are the only four that remain. But growing and flourishing, these four hop varieties stand tall thanks to the passion and sweat of the UBC Hops Farm Intern. There has been a steady growth in microbrewing in Vancouver. Alongside growth has been a...
Jeffrey Preiss In the experiment that is the Centre for Interactive Research in Sustainability building, a lot has gone right and as planned. Over the past year, grad student Laura Fedoruk has also been researching some of CIRS’ shortcomings. For students like Laura, the CIRS building is one giant...
Jeffrey Preiss Yann Herrera sees inspiration in the unique design of sustainable buildings. “Lately, I’ve been into sustainable and green architecture,” says Herrera, sitting inside UBC’s C.K. Choi building. “Over the summer I spent time in Mexico discovering different spaces. I was thinking about...

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