Events

January 4, 2018: IRES Faculty Seminar  Speaker: Jocelyn Stacey (First Seminar for Term 2)
March 1, 2018: IRES Faculty Seminar  Hope in the Anthropocene Series  Speakers: Johannes Urpelainen and Rustam Sengupta

March 1, 2018: IRES Faculty Seminar Hope in the Anthropocene Series Speakers: Johannes Urpelainen and Rustam Sengupta

Roundtable on Social Science in the field: Working on Development with NGOs and Social Enterprises Johannes Urpelainen and Rustam Sengupta   IRES Seminar Series Time: 12:30pm to 1:30pm (every Thursday) Location: AERL Theatre (room 120), 2202 Main Mall *************************************************************************** Abstract:  Coming soon     Johannes Urpelainen Bio: Johannes Urpelainen is the Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz […]

February 28, 2018: Green College Seminar Hope in the Anthropocene Series  Speaker: Johannes Urpelainen

February 28, 2018: Green College Seminar Hope in the Anthropocene Series Speaker: Johannes Urpelainen

The Grand Challenge of Clean Energy Access in the Developing World Johannes Urpelainen Location: Coach House, UBC Green College (6201 Cecil Green Park Road) Date and Time: Wednesday, February 29th 2018, 5 pm   Abstract: Coming soon   Bio: Johannes Urpelainen is the Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz Professor of Energy, Resources and Environment at Johns Hopkins SAIS […]

February 26 2018: Anne-Marie Slaughter in Invitations to Lind Initiative Series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order

February 26 2018: Anne-Marie Slaughter in Invitations to Lind Initiative Series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order

Lind Initiative: The Unravelling of the Liberal Order The Lind Initiative in U.S. Studies presents our January-March 2018 speaker series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order. The world is undergoing a wrenching process of geopolitical transformation. Will the liberal order hold, or is its disassembling inevitable? What kinds of global order(s) does the future hold? The Lind Initiative’s […]

February 15 2018: Susan Rice in Invitations to Lind Initiative Series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order

February 15 2018: Susan Rice in Invitations to Lind Initiative Series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order

Lind Initiative: The Unravelling of the Liberal Order The Lind Initiative in U.S. Studies presents our January-March 2018 speaker series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order. The world is undergoing a wrenching process of geopolitical transformation. Will the liberal order hold, or is its disassembling inevitable? What kinds of global order(s) does the future hold? The Lind Initiative’s […]

Steven Pinker is the Johnstone Family Professor of Psychology and a Harvard College professor and he is the author of the new book, "The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence has Declined." Rose Lincoln /Harvard Staff Photographer

February 1 2018: Steven Pinker in Invitations to Lind Initiative Series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order

Lind Initiative: The Unravelling of the Liberal Order The Lind Initiative in U.S. Studies presents our January-March 2018 speaker series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order. The world is undergoing a wrenching process of geopolitical transformation. Will the liberal order hold, or is its disassembling inevitable? What kinds of global order(s) does the future hold? The Lind Initiative’s […]

January 25 2018: Francis Fukuyama in Invitations to Lind Initiative Series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order

January 25 2018: Francis Fukuyama in Invitations to Lind Initiative Series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order

Lind Initiative: The Unravelling of the Liberal Order The Lind Initiative in U.S. Studies presents our January-March 2018 speaker series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order. The world is undergoing a wrenching process of geopolitical transformation. Will the liberal order hold, or is its disassembling inevitable? What kinds of global order(s) does the future hold? The Lind Initiative’s […]

January 11 2018: Edward Luce: Invitations to Lind Initiative Series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order

January 11 2018: Edward Luce: Invitations to Lind Initiative Series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order

Lind Initiative: The Unravelling of the Liberal Order The Lind Initiative in U.S. Studies presents our January-March 2018 speaker series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order. The world is undergoing a wrenching process of geopolitical transformation. Will the liberal order hold, or is its disassembling inevitable? What kinds of global order(s) does the future hold? The Lind Initiative’s […]

Invitations to Lind Initiative Series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order, Winter Term 2

Invitations to Lind Initiative Series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order, Winter Term 2

November 8 2017 Lind Initiative: The Unravelling of the Liberal Order The Lind Initiative in U.S. Studies presents our January-March 2018 speaker series on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order. The world is undergoing a wrenching process of geopolitical transformation. Will the liberal order hold, or is its disassembling inevitable? What kinds of global order(s) does the future […]

November 7th and November 9th 2017: Two joint UBC and Vancouver Aquarium events

November 7th and November 9th 2017: Two joint UBC and Vancouver Aquarium events

Charting a Sustainable Course: Making Sustainable Choices |Panel Discussion When: Tuesday 7th November | 7pm (doors 6.30pm)   What?  Join the Vancouver Aquarium and OceanCanada@UBC for an engaging discussion with four leading experts. Learn how you can make sustainable choices to protect our oceans from overfishing and other harmful practices. Will be followed by a […]