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Social Integration and Well-being Project | UBC Social Health Lab

The UBC’s Social Health Lab is currently recruiting incoming first-year undergraduate students interested in participating in a study on social integration and well-being! This study will involve two in-person lab sessions at UBC, one at the beginning of the 2019 autumn term … Continue reading

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Calling for Nominations and Applications: UBC Student Health & Wellbeing Advisory Committee

In 2016, UBC adopted the Okanagan Charter: An International Charter for Health Promoting Universities and Colleges and made a commitment to embed health into all aspects of campus culture, across the administration, operations and academic mandates. Engaging the voice of … Continue reading

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Participate in an Undergraduate APBI Study | August 2019

Are you interested in learning about farm animal management? Undergraduate APBI student Lexis Ly is looking for participants to take part in a study regarding farm animal management practices. No prior experience/knowledge is required! What: Participants will be required to … Continue reading

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UBC Work On Campus Fair | August 8, 2019

Searching for a job this September? Look no further! The UBC Work On Campus Fair is taking place on Thursday, August 8 from 11:00am – 2:0opm at the UBC Life Building Concourse. There will be a total of 21 employers … Continue reading

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APRU NY Times Asia Pacific Challenge 2019

The annual Asia-Pacific Case Competition hosted by APRU and The New York Times harnesses the creativity and intellectual tenacity of students from universities to address critical global issues, such as the digital economy, the future of work, environmental changes, and the Pacific … Continue reading

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2019 Winter Session Courses with International Engagement – ASTU 401

ASTU 401G Wicked Problems in Community Development This course is available for the 2019 Winter Session (January – April 2020) “WICKED PROBLEMS” is an upper level course led by the Faculty of Arts! This is a specialized interdisciplinary course: students … Continue reading

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Seeds of Knowledge at the UBC Farm | July 20, 2019

Come with your family and friends to learn about and celebrate research with the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems at UBC Farm! Seeds of Knowledge showcases the innovative research happening at the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems and our partners, … Continue reading

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UBC Sustainability Initiative Course Finder

The UBC Sustainability Initiative Course Finder tool features over 600 sustainability related courses at the undergraduate and graduate level that address environmental, social and economic aspects of sustainability. Make sustainability part of your degree and share with a friend to … Continue reading

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Developing Highly Skilled Professionals – MFRE May Workshops and Seminars

It’s summer and MFRE students are on their way with their Graduating Projects. In other words, they are officially immersed in the professional world, working in industry and academic projects. To prepare for this challenge they attended professional development workshops … Continue reading

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Agents of Change | July 22, 2019

The world we live in today is more seamless, more interconnected, and more global than ever before. Challenges such as the climate crisis, political polarization, and poverty aren’t isolated to any one nation or region of the planet. Solving them … Continue reading

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