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Graduate Pathways to Success: Statistics II + Conquering Stress by Connecting with Your Personal Power

Graduate Pathways to Success: Statistics II + Conquering Stress by Connecting with Your Personal Power

It is Thrive Week: check out the series of events focused on building positive mental health at http://thrive.ubc.ca/. Photo credit: Studio Incendo from flickr/Creative Commons

January 5, 2017: IRES Faculty Seminar  Speaker: Zia Mehrabi (first seminar for Term 2)
November 7, 2016: Harnessing Renewable Resources for Energy Production in Rural India

November 7, 2016: Harnessing Renewable Resources for Energy Production in Rural India

Agricultural residues are a potentially significant resource for energy production, particularly in rural areas of developing countries where energy access is problematic. However, agricultural residues remain under-studied and their potential benefits and costs are less well understood in comparison with other renewable energy sources.

November 2, 2016: Just Eat It – Sustainability Event and Movie Night

November 2, 2016: Just Eat It – Sustainability Event and Movie Night

Join UBC Sustainability in partnership with their Sustainability Ambassadors for another installment of the UBC Future of Food Dialogue Series. This networking event and movie night will provide club, staff and community members the opportunity to learn and communicate on projects and events on the topic of sustainability.

November 25, 2016: IOF Seminar Series with Dr. Juan José Alava

November 25, 2016: IOF Seminar Series with Dr. Juan José Alava

Photo credit: Damián Bakarcic from flickr/Creative Commons

November 16, 2016:  Ideas for the Future of  Citizenship and Belonging

November 16, 2016: Ideas for the Future of Citizenship and Belonging

This year’s Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation conference invites you to join us to experiment with ways to re-think and re-feel citizenship from people’s points of view. Photo credit: Shawn Nystrand from flickr/Creative Commons

November 25, 2016: For Real: Confronting a Trump Presidency

November 25, 2016: For Real: Confronting a Trump Presidency

Photo credit: Mike Steele from flickr/Creative Commons

Nov 30 to Dec 8, 2016: UBC FRST 507c (one week course for 3 credits)

Nov 30 to Dec 8, 2016: UBC FRST 507c (one week course for 3 credits)

This is an intensive workshop aimed at exposing graduate students to systematic conservation area design using Marxan-like platforms developed by Richard Schuster and Peter Arcese for the Coastal Douglas Fir planning region of BC, and for the Dry Coastal Forest/Savannas of the Georgia Basin. Photo credit: Graham McDowell.

Managing Decarbonization: The Cases of Germany and Canada

Managing Decarbonization: The Cases of Germany and Canada

Photo credit: Andrew Hart from flickr/Creative Commons

Breaking the Cycle: Canada’s Refugee Record on the Global Stage Symposium & The Consul Opera

Breaking the Cycle: Canada’s Refugee Record on the Global Stage Symposium & The Consul Opera

Join us from Oct. 21st – Nov. 6th for a multi-day symposium, Breaking the Cycle: Canada’s Refugee Record on the Global Stage, alongside an opera and an art exhibit titled The Consul in order to stimulate discussion on the global refugee crisis. Photo credit: ResoluteSupportMedia from Flickr/Creative Commons