2018

Oct. 24, Nov. 6 and Nov. 28: Future of Food Global Dialogues

Oct 23, 2018 Future of Food Global Dialogue Series – Food Insecurity and the Quest for Food Sovereignty Indigenous Food Sovereignty with Mariaelena Huambachano and American Youth Food Justice with Morten Nielsen on October 24, 2018 at Henry Angus – Room 254, UBC Food insecurity: examining a complex problem through a systems thinking lens with Stephanie Godrich on November 6, […]

November 8, 2018: Global Oceans and International Diplomacy – What is Changing

Oct 22, 2018 Global Oceans and International Diplomacy: What is Changing Date: November 8, 2018 Time: 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm Location: C.K. Choi Building, Room 120 Light lunch to be served Please RSVP HERE For decades, global oceans were seen as wild areas with infinite resources. Their wellbeing fell out of the gaze of […]

October 24, 2018: Plant microbiome seminar by Dr. Cara Haney

October 24, 2018: Plant microbiome seminar by Dr. Cara Haney

Oct 22, 2018: JED Talks: The Microbes In And Around Us Speaker: Dr. Cara Haney Wednesday Oct 24, 2018 2:00-3:00PM, LSC2 2350 Health Sciences Mall

October 25, 2018: American Views on the Midterm Elections

Oct 22, 2018 Turning Point? American Views on the Midterm Elections Date: October 25, 2018 Time: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Location: Liu Institute for Global Issues – Multipurpose Room Light refreshments provided RSVP HERE Speakers: Marc Hetherington, Raymond Dawson Bicentennial Chair in Political Science at the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill Nicolee […]

November 22, 2018: Life Sciences Research Night Poster Presentation

Oct 22, 2018 sent on behalf of the Life Sciences Research Night Planning Committee, Undergraduate Research Opportunities On November 22, 2018, The University of British Columbia will be hosting its annual Life Science Research Night (LSRN). This event is aimed towards educating and inspiring undergraduate students of the numerous opportunities available in scientific research, and […]

October 22, 2018: Workshop on “Communicating Science via The Conversation”

Oct 22, 2018 Event: “Communicating Science via The Conversation“ Date: Wednesday, October 31st Time: 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Location: Multipurpose Room, Liu Institute RSVP: sandeep@mespom.eu   Light lunch will be provided for the first 40 participants   About the event The Public Scholars Initiative, UBC Graduate School of Journalism, and Energy Systems in Transition (EST) Graduate Student Network at […]

October 19, 2018: IOF Seminar – FISH WARS!

Oct 17, 2018 IOF Seminar- Fish Wars October 19, 2018       11:00 am       AERL Theatre (120) Conflicts at sea over fisheries is a rising concern. Dr. le Billon will provide a brief overview of fisheries conflicts, including typologies, escalation patterns, and prevention/resolution mechanisms. He will briefly discuss specific case studies associated with […]

CFREE Invites You to Fireside Chat this Friday – Dr. Catherine Kling (Iowa State University)

November 2, 2018: Scalable Bayesian Inference

Oct 17, 2018 Scalable Bayesian Inference with Hamiltonian Monte Carlo Abstract: Despite the promise of big data, inferences are often limited not by sample size but rather by systematic effects. Only by carefully modeling these effects can we take full advantage of the data — big data must be complemented with big models and the algorithms […]

October 29-November 4, 2018: HUB Bike To Work Week 2018

October 29-November 4, 2018: HUB Bike To Work Week 2018

Oct 16, 2018 HUB Bike to Work Week – October 29 to November 4, 2018 Join thousands across Metro Vancouver this Spring for HUB Cycling’s annual Bike to Work Week (Oct 29 to Nov 4). Register and log your bike trips online for a chance to win one of five daily grand-prize giveaways and over $10,000 in additional […]