Category Archives: Events

March 3: Photojournalist Paul Watson @ the Liu Institute

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IDRN Open House! Wed. Nov 6, 419 AERL 11:30am-1:30pm

The International Development Research Network (IDRN) PRESENTS: IDRN Annual Open House Check us out on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/60038390 —————————————————————— Join us to learn more about this year’s activities and ways you can get involved! Wed., Nov 6th, 11:30am-1:30pm – Rm 419, … Continue reading

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Opening Reception for DIY: A collection of video works by My Name is Scot – Oct. 16, 2013 at 4:00-6:00pm

Join us for a reception in honour of DIY 4-6pm, Wednesday, Oct.16th, 2013 at the Lobby Gallery **Please RSVP to http://www.ligi.ubc.ca/events/register.htm if possible**

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EXHIBIT and EVENT–Artist talk, Wednesday, June 12th, 4-6pm

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Campus Dialogue event – Breakout Groups

  Those who came to our Open Campus Dialogue will remember the thought-provoking discussions we had going during the Breakout Groups. After the four panel speakers presented their ideas on what development means for their field of study, they were divided in … Continue reading

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Film Screening: The Chocolate Farmer
17 April 5:45-8:00pm

The International Development Research Network and the Liu Institute for Global Issues present “Without the land, we will cease to exist.” In an unspoiled corner of southern Belize, cacao farmer and father Eladio Pop manually works his plantation in the … Continue reading

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Anthropology Event on Development in Northern Canada

The Anthropology Graduate Students Association (AGSA) will be hosting Conversations in Anthropology: “The Risks and Values of Development in Northern Canada”. This will be the first annual event of ‘Conversation in Anthropology’. in an effort to disseminate scholarship, generate thoughtful discussion around complex … Continue reading

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Film Screening: The World Before Her | *Award Winning* |
20 March 5-7pm

The International Development Research Network and the Liu Institute for Global Issues present Wednesday, March 20, 5:00pm-7:00pm Liu Institute for Global Issues (Multipurpose Room) RSVP now! (limited space): idrn.ubc [at] gmail.com “Indian-Canadian filmmaker Nisha Pahuja’s documentary …[is a] thought-provoking film … Continue reading

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Movie Screening of Manufactured Landscapes

MANUFACTURED LANDSCAPES is an award-winning documentary on the world and work of renowned artist Edward Burtynsky. “The film follows him through China, as he shoots the evidence and effects of that country’s massive industrial revolution. With breathtaking sequences, such as … Continue reading

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EVENT:
Field Debrief on Doing Research in South Africa
Fri, Feb 15, 12-2pm

The Liu Institute for Global Issues and the International Development Research Network (IDRN) PRESENT: A Field Debrief on Fri., Feb 15th, 12:00pm-2:00pm ———————————————————––––––––––––––––––—————————— RSVP: anastasia.shesterinina@gmail.com  ———————————————————––––––––––––––––––—————————— Led by Lucy Rodina, Masters’ student at the Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability Moderated … Continue reading

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