Events Archive 2017

November 25, 2017-25th Annual B.C. MARINE MAMMAL SYMPOSIUM


25th Annual B.C. MARINE MAMMAL SYMPOSIUM Saturday, November 25, 2017 – 9:30am – 5:00pm Ground Floor, AERL, 2202 Main Mall, UBC   Join us for presentations as well as discussion on issues that concern us all. This meeting is open to students, researchers, educators, businesses and others involved with marine mammals. Anyone in one or […] Read More

November 30, 2017: IRES Faculty Seminar
Speaker: Wade Davis


Photo Credit: Stephen Meyer from flickr/ Creative Commons Read More

November 30th 2017: CISAR event ” A Tryst with Destiny? The Politics of Buddhist Heritage and the Making of Modern India by Douglas Ober”


Title: A Tryst with Destiny? The Politics of Buddhist Heritage and the Making of Modern India by Douglas Ober Speaker: CISAR Research Associate, Douglas Ober Date: November 30, 2017 Time: 5 pm – 6:30 pm Location: Room #120, C.K. Choi Building, 1855 West Mall, Vancouver, B.C. Website: http://cisar.iar.ubc.ca/events/event/atrystwithdestiny/ Contact: cisar.iar@ubc.ca; maham.khanum@ubc.ca   An information session hosted by Douglas Ober, Research Associate, UBC IAR One of the more curious incidents […] Read More

November 23 – November 30 2017: BC Studies Annual online auction


November 29 2017 Please support BC Studies and check out our annual auction! https://www.32auctions.com/bcstudies 2017 BC Studies Auction Poster The 14th Annual Online Auction is held to expand our readership, raise funds, and promote local businesses and attractions. The funds raised will be used to support BC Studies, a non-profit journal at UBC dedicated to […] Read More

December 1st 2017: Story Collider & Ocean Leaders Performance


Story Collider & Ocean Leaders Performance – December 1st 2017   Ocean Leaders invites you to join us for an evening of true, personal stories on ocean science! This is Story Collider’s first show in Vancouver and is not to be missed. Story Collider will host a workshop with 20 members of the UBC and […] Read More

December 1, 2017 IOF Seminar: Measuring the carbon footprint of global fisheries and aquaculture.


Join us on Friday for the last IOF Seminar of 2017!   Measuring the carbon footprint of global fisheries and aquaculture   Dr. Robert Parker NSERC Postdoctoral Fellow Fisheries Economic Research Unit   Friday, December 1, 2017 11:00 am AERL Theatre (120)   Food production is one of the largest contributors to climate change, accounting […] Read More

December 5 2017: Shooting Ghosts: An Evening with Finbarr O’Reilly


November 21 2017 We’re proud to be co-hosting an event with Arts and the History department featuring internationally-acclaimed photographer and UBC History alum, Finbarr O’Reilly. Please feel free to forward our invitation to student, faculty, and staff lists, as appropriate. A graphic for social channels is attached. Thank you. Sample tweet with graphic: Join Finbarr O’Reilly, internationally-acclaimed photographer & […] Read More

Dec 5 – Dec 9 2017: King Tides


In case you’re near the water between Dec 5 and Dec 9, consider helping to document Vancouver’s changing shorelines. All you need is to be near the shoreline during King Tides with your camera phone – fun!   What is it? A mobile-enabled website that allows citizens to contribute to our shared knowledge about the […] Read More

December 7, 2017: IRES Special Seminar
Speaker: Bradley Eyre
(Last Seminar for Term 1)


Photo Credit: The Coral Reefs from flickr / Creative Commons Read More