Events

PHABC Summer School: Promoting Health and Sustainability – July 11 to 12, 2016

PHABC Summer School: Promoting Health and Sustainability – July 11 to 12, 2016

  The Public Health Association of BC (PHABC) is putting on the 7th Annual PHABC Summer School July 11 – 12, 2016. The topic ‘Promoting Health and Sustainability: The Case of Climate Change and Energy Use’ presents an exciting opportunity for intersectoral collaboration and local action. This event will bring together professionals, trainees and students […]

UBC CISAR/IAR Conference: Challenges of Urbanization  April 29, 2016

UBC CISAR/IAR Conference: Challenges of Urbanization
April 29, 2016

CISAR / IAR Conference: Challenges of Urbanization Date: Friday, April 29 Time: 9:30AM – 5PM Location: Room 120, C.K. Choi Building, 1855 West Mall Over the next three decades the world urban population is expected to rise by over two billion people with China and India alone accounting for almost a third of this. This […]

RES PhD student Daniel Klein  Exploring Vancouver’s water data
Two Talks About Contemporary Nepal  April 26 and 28, 2016

Two Talks About Contemporary Nepal
April 26 and 28, 2016

The UBC Himalaya Program is pleased to announce two upcoming talks, about contemporary Nepal on April 26th and 28th by visiting professors from Nepal’s Tribhuvan University, Dr. Chaitanya Mishra and Dr. Mira Mishra. Please RSVP for these two free events at: http://himalaya.arts.ubc.ca/events/ 1) A talk on “The Democratic Transition in Nepal” Tuesday, April 26, 3:00pm […]

Negotiating for the Health of our Common Ocean at the United Nations  April 27, 2016

Negotiating for the Health of our Common Ocean at the United Nations
April 27, 2016

An ocean of diplomacy – negotiating for the health of our common ocean at the United Nations Date: April 27, 2016 Time: 1:00pm to 2:15pm Location: UBC Liu Institute for Global Issues – Boardroom (3rd floor) Who benefits from ocean resources? Who gets to decide about their use and protection? And how do we provide […]

UBC Undergraduate Life Sciences Informational Open House  April 27, 2016

UBC Undergraduate Life Sciences Informational Open House
April 27, 2016

There is an upcoming Undergraduate Life Sciences construction project at UBC Vancouver. We would like to invite you to hear an overview of the upcoming construction project at BioScience and talk with the project manager about your lab or research. Join us Wednesday, April 27th in MSL 101 (Michael Smith Laboratories) Presentation Get an overview […]

February 4, 2016: Guest Lecture Julian Yates

February 4, 2016: Guest Lecture
Julian Yates

Julian Yates on “Between metaphor and practice: environmental governance and the decolonial option in the Peruvian Andes”.

February 25, 2016: Professional Development Seminar  Juanita Sundberg

February 25, 2016: Professional Development Seminar
Juanita Sundberg

Juanita Sundberg, UBC Associate Professor from the Department of Geography, will be speaking at the IRES Seminar Series. [Photo Credit: juanitasundberg.wordpress.com]

April 7, 2016: Faculty Lecture  Leila Harris

April 7, 2016: Faculty Lecture
Leila Harris

Leila Harris on “Assessing States, Differentiating Citizens: Perspectives on water services and evolving state-society relations in Accra, Ghana and Cape Town, South Africa”.

April 14, 2016: IRES/RES Student Symposium

April 14, 2016: IRES/RES Student Symposium

IRES/RES Student Symposium Time: 1pm – 4:30pm Location: AERL Theatre (main floor), 2202 Main Mall (BBQ and Cash Bar afterwards from 4:30pm to 8pm) This event showcases the research done by our current RES Master and PhD students. [Photo Credit: Jonathan Taggart] Speakers: Simon Harding, PhD Candidate – no video available Alicia Speratti, PhD Candidate […]