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GPS Update: Stats webinar (data exploration) + Perfectionism + Supervision Theatre Workshops

Registration is now open for: Statistics I: Data Exploration through Descriptive Statistics and Graphics (via Webinar) | Tues, Oct 08 | 10 AM – 12:00 PM | Register here Overcoming Perfectionism | Thurs, Oct 10 | 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM | Register here   There are still seats remaining in this week’s: Mitacs Internship […]

Eat Think Vote’ Event for Vancouver-Quadra Riding

Eat Think Vote’ Event for Vancouver-Quadra Riding

  Description If you could talk to the next federal government about food in your community, what would you say? Eat Think Vote is a campaign that gathers community members across Canada to speak with federal candidates ahead of the upcoming election. Our goal is to make sure that food is an election issue, and that […]

Book Launch – The Nature of Canada | Wednesday, October 2

Book Launch – The Nature of Canada | Wednesday, October 2

Professor Graeme Wynn (Geography, UBC) will be hosting a special book launch event at Green College next week, and he would be delighted if you could join us. Please feel free to share the event details with your colleagues, faculty, students – everyone is welcome. Primary seating will be in the Coach House, and we […]

SESSIONAL LECTURER/POST-DOCTORAL TEACHING FELLOW OPPORTUNITY

SESSIONAL LECTURER/POST-DOCTORAL TEACHING FELLOW OPPORTUNITY

  The Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability invites applications for the position of sessional lecturer/ post-doctoral teaching fellow for the January – April 2020 period to teach an undergraduate course focusing on an introduction to sustainability. The salary range for this position will depend on qualifications and experience.  Applicants must hold a PhD (or […]

UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report: The Special Report on the Oceans and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate

UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report: The Special Report on the Oceans and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate

UBC IRES PhD candidate, Graham McDowell, a Contributing Author for the IPCC Special Report on the Oceans and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate’s High Mountain Areas’ chapter.   The latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report highlights the urgency of prioritizing timely, ambitious and coordinated action to address unprecedented and enduring changes in […]

UBC ecologist honored by American Museum of Natural History

UBC ecologist honored by American Museum of Natural History

UBC ecologist Claire Kremen has been awarded an honorary degree by the American Museum of Natural History.   Claire Kremen, a UBC ecologist and biologist whose research involves reconciling agricultural land use with biodiversity conservation, has been awarded an honorary degree by the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH).   Kremen received the degree Doctor […]

Compensated Opportunity: Co-Design to Improve Access to Canadian Land and Energy Information

Compensated Opportunity: Co-Design to Improve Access to Canadian Land and Energy Information

Call for Participants Code for Canada, in collaboration with the Canada Energy Regulator, are looking for participants to give us feedback and join workshops which will explore uses of a regulatory documents database, REGDOCS. It will take approximately 1 hour. You do not need to be familiar with this database to participate, we welcome anyone […]

Spill, Exhibition Tours, and Other Events at the Belkin

Spill, Exhibition Tours, and Other Events at the Belkin

Spill at the Belkin Date: September 20-27 Youth climate activists around the world are planning a Global Climate Strike during the week of September 20 to demand action on the climate crisis. Millions of people worldwide are expected to join the protest. At UBC, student groups are planning a rally at Vancouver City Hall on […]

Student Opportunities at Clean Energy BC’s Generate 2019 Conference

Student Opportunities at Clean Energy BC’s Generate 2019 Conference

Generate 2019: Electrification Right Here, Right Now From November 6th-8th, CEBC will be hosting the annual Generate 2019 fall conference, that attracts hundreds of attendees. We offer workshops, networking events, plenary sessions, and keynotes. There are also several opportunities for student involvement! Student Competition: Each year we host a competition where undergraduate and graduate students […]

Job Announcements for The Lummi Nation Natural Resources Department

Job Announcements for The Lummi Nation Natural Resources Department

Grants Specialist III This is a natural resource position that serves as a senior Grant Specialist to the LNR Division Managers under the direction of the LNR Deputy Administrator. Incumbent will coordinate with LNR Division Managers, LIBC Funding Office, OMB, Contracting and Accounting Departments to administer awarded grant funds, process and manage contracts with subcontractors […]