2015 LFS Graduate Student Conference – Call for Abstracts/Registration

We are extremely excited to announce that the 2nd Faculty of Land and Food Systems Graduate Student Conference will take place on Thursday, March 5 at the Liu Institute for Global Issues.

This conference is designed to celebrate LFS graduate student research! This one-day conference will allow students to showcase their research in an academic conference setting, and will include oral and poster presentations and competitions, a networking lunch, and an awards reception. Dr. Evan Fraser, Professor of Geography at the University of Guelph and Tier I Canada Research Chair in Global Food Security, will kick off the conference with a plenary address.

Any graduate student, undergraduate student, or post-doctoral fellow conducting research with an LFS faculty member is eligible to present. Note: Abstracts are due on Tuesday, February 10 at 4pm.

There are a number of volunteer and sponsorship opportunities available for LFS students, staff and faculty!

For more information, please visit gsc.landfood.ubc.ca.

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