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September 9, 2016: Join SFU’s Mark Jaccard as he explores Vancouver’s target of 100% renewable energy
September 1, 2016: NSERC Scholarships and Fellowships Information Session

September 1, 2016: NSERC Scholarships and Fellowships Information Session

Information Session on NSERC Scholarships and Fellowships. All welcome. Photo credit: Wellness GM from flickr/Creative Commons.

August 15, 2016: Webinar on Community Engagement and the new Water Sustainability Act with RES PhD Candidates Kiely McFarlane and Ashlee Jollymore

August 15, 2016: Webinar on Community Engagement and the new Water Sustainability Act with RES PhD Candidates Kiely McFarlane and Ashlee Jollymore

Do you care about strong protections for BC’s freshwater? Join us next Monday, August 15th at 1pm (Pacific Time). The Canadian Freshwater Alliance will be hosting a webinar on community engagement and the development of BC’s new Water Sustainability Act (WSA). Guests Kiely McFarlane and Ashlee Jollymore, PhD Candidates at the University of British Columbia, […]

Summer 2016 and Fall 2016: Workshops for Sustainability Leaders at SFU’s Faculty of Environment

Summer 2016 and Fall 2016: Workshops for Sustainability Leaders at SFU’s Faculty of Environment

Upcoming summer 2016 and fall 2016 workshops at SFU’ Faculty of Environment. Photo credit: www.sfu.ca/fenv.html.

September 29, 2016: IRES Faculty Seminar  Speaker: Peter Klein

September 29, 2016: IRES Faculty Seminar
Speaker: Peter Klein

Peter Klein is an Emmy Award-winning journalist and an Associate Professor in the UBC Graduate School of Journalism. Photo credit: Pete O’Shea from flickr/Creative Commons.

September 22, 2016: IRES Student Seminar  Speakers: Aaron Moguin and Sara Elder

September 22, 2016: IRES Student Seminar
Speakers: Aaron Moguin and Sara Elder

RES MA student Aaron Moguin and RES PhD Candidate Sara Elder will be presenting. Photo credit: ohbernadine from flickr/Creative Commons.

September 9, 2016: Winning Awards — The Inside Scoop with Dr. Kai Chan

September 9, 2016: Winning Awards — The Inside Scoop with Dr. Kai Chan

Don’t miss this valuable information session. Photo credit: Denise Krebs from flickr/Creative Commons.

October 4, 2016: BC Climate Leadership Plan – An Initial Assessment

October 4, 2016: BC Climate Leadership Plan – An Initial Assessment

Join Pembina Institute’s Matt Horne and UBC Sustainability Initiative’s Executive Director Dr. James Tansey for insights on GHG reduction strategies and recommendations provided by the Climate Leadership Plan. Photo credit: Edward Stojakovic from flickr/Creative Commons.

October 6, 2016: IRES Professional Development Seminar  Speakers: Sophia Murphy, Kirsten Dales and Conor Reynolds

October 6, 2016: IRES Professional Development Seminar
Speakers: Sophia Murphy, Kirsten Dales and Conor Reynolds

This seminar will have 3 panelists. Photo credit: Audrey from flickr/Creative Commons.

RES PhD Candidate Ther Aung’s article is featured in a press release from the University of Washington

RES PhD Candidate Ther Aung’s article is featured in a press release from the University of Washington

July 29, 2016 The University of Washington recently issued a press release about an article that Ther Aung co-authored which is one of her thesis chapters. Please click here to view the press release. For more information please email Ther Aung at theraung@alumni.ubc.ca. Photo credit: Yogendra Joshi from flickr/Creative Commons