2019

New Courses in Professional Programs and Partnerships

New Courses in Professional Programs and Partnerships

Successful Resource Projects: A Primer on the Latest Developments in Aboriginal Law and Policy Instructor: Stephanie Axmann Date: Thursday, June 27, 2019 Time: 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM Location: Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue, Room 320 Cost: $225 This seminar aims to provide participants with a solid understanding of the latest legal underpinnings of […]

EcoRanger Summer Volunteer Opportunity at Stanley Park

EcoRanger Summer Volunteer Opportunity at Stanley Park

EcoRanger for the Stanley Park Ecology Society Number of volunteers required: 30 Application closing date: June 21, 2019 Description Looking for a great place to volunteer in the beautiful outdoors this summer? Want to spruce up your knowledge of local plants and animals? Want to learn interesting new skills and help with an important cause? EcoRangers […]

GPS Update: Mitacs Foundations of Project Management I + Designing to Succeed in Graduate School and Beyond + More!

This is the last week to vote on which conflict resolution workshop you would like to see offered!   Registration is now open for: Foundations of Project Management I (Mitacs Training, 2 days)| June 18 & 19 | 9 – 5 pm| Event and Registration details: here Designing to Succeed in Graduate School and Beyond […]

Insight Global Education: Semester In Development

Insight Global Education: Semester In Development

Semester Abroad: Intern. Study. Travel. Spend your next semester interning, studying and living in a developing country, gaining career relevant experience while exploring the world. As an alternative to volunteer tourism, the Semester in Development prioritizes learning from locals, both in the classroom, where you’ll earn university credits, and in the field, during your hands-on […]

Call for Proposals 2019: Community-Focused Coastal Research with the Robin Rigby Trust

Call for Proposals 2019: Community-Focused Coastal Research with the Robin Rigby Trust

Proposals are invited from qualified individuals seeking financial support to undertake collaborative research projects that focus on understanding and implementing conservation and sustainable development in coastal areas.   Applicant Eligibility The Robin Rigby Trust will review applications from individuals who satisfy all three of the following: travelling to an overseas location (preferably new to the […]

GPS Update: Mitacs Skills of Communication & Sci and Tech Writing Skills + Industry-Ready Resumes and More!

  Registration is now open for: Skills of Communication (Mitacs Training)| June 4 | 9 – 5 pm| Event and Registration details: here Build your Scientific and Technical Writing Skills (Mitacs Training; 2 days) | June 5 & 6 | 9 – 5 pm| Event and Registration details: here   There are still seats remaining […]

2019 Global Youth Video Competition Now Open for Applications

2019 Global Youth Video Competition Now Open for Applications

  24 May 2019 – Young people from around the world are encouraged to submit videos for the 2019 Global Youth Video Competition showcasing positive solutions on three themes: Nature-based Solutions for Food and Human Health; Cities and Local Action to Combat Climate Change; and Nature-Based Solutions to balance the use of land for people […]

2019 Summer Course Offering: PLAN 548S – Current Issues in Planning: Infrastructure Planning and Smart Cities

      Current Issues in Planning: Infrastructure Planning and Smart Cities PLAN 548S | 2019 Summer session (July 9, 2019 to August 6, 2019) Credits: 3 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 10:30am to 1:30pm Major drivers of change are influencing global cities including urbanization, climate change and disruptive technology. At the same time, large future […]

GPS Update: Industry-Ready Resumes + Thesis Formatting + NVIVO + SPSS + More!

Registration is now open for: Turn your Academic CV into an Industry-Ready Resume | May 28 | 10- 11:30 am | Event and Registration details: here   Check out community.grad.ubc.ca for other opportunities including: Career The Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy is hiring a term Impact Assessment Biologist (Auxiliary position )   Grad […]

Rivers Clinic for Environmental Leaders – RSBC Leadership Program

www.rivershed.com/rcel Deadline: May 23rd, 2019 Join local student leaders for a 3-day trip down the Lower Fraser River. June 14 – 16, 2019. The River Clinic for Environmental Leaders (RCEL) provides students from various campuses an opportunity to get inspired in an outdoor space and network with one another as they develop project plans. During […]