Category Archives: Opportunities to Get Involved

2019 BCFT Round Table Networking Event | April 25, 2019

British Columbia Food Technologists (BCFT) is hosting their annual Round Table Networking Event on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at JOEY Burnaby (109 – 1899 Rosser Ave) from 6:15 – 9:15pm. This networking event allows students and young professionals to sit … Continue reading

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19th International Student Summit at the Tokyo University of Agriculture | September 16-22, 2019

Represent your program, LFS, and UBC at the 19th International Student Summit at the Tokyo University of Agriculture (TUA)! This year, the 19th ISS will be held from Monday, September 16 to Sunday, September 22, 2019 at Tokyo NODAI (Setagaya … Continue reading

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Opportunities to Get Involved: UBC Nutrikids & CSFS at UBC Farm

Looking for ways to enrich your undergraduate experience? Check out the opportunities below! UBC NutriKids is Hiring! UBC Nutrikids is a student-led organization that delivers nutrition workshops to elementary schools across Vancouver and has been well-known in the LFS community. If … Continue reading

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Volunteer at Congress 2019 at UBC | June 1 – 7, 2019

  Canada’s largest interdisciplinary conference is being hosted by UBC, and we need your help! Congress 2019 volunteers will play avital role in the success of this academic event, which will bring more than 70 academic associations and approximately 10,000 … Continue reading

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Roots on the Roof is Hiring!

Roots on the Roof is recruiting for its Core Committee! Applications are open right now until Friday, March 8. These positions will start in September 2019 and will run for the school year. Apply here! They are also recruiting 2 … Continue reading

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UBC Farm Poultry Internship Opportunity

Looking for a hands-on applied animal biology experience, for academic credit? The UBC Farm is looking for applicants for its poultry internship program. View the position description here! Learn more about UBC Farm Student Internships here.    

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Sustainable Development Goals Bootcamp 2019

SDG Bootcamp 2019 – Youth Leadership Training for the Sustainable Development Goals Are you passionate about global issues and want to learn more about community and political engagement, group work, and self-awareness? Do you want a unique experience that challenges … Continue reading

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NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRA) & UBC Work-Learn International Undergraduate Research Awards (WLIURA)

Students who are interested in hold a NSERC USRA or WLIURA at LFS will be required to contact eligible LFS project supervisors directly and apply with a confirmed supervisor. Please review eligibility requirements and application details on the LFS Undergraduate Student … Continue reading

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Focus Groups for Canvas

The LFS Learning Centre is looking for your feedback on Canvas courses. What are the things that have worked? What would you suggest for improvement? Come and give your opinion for an hour, get free pizza, and help us and your instructors … Continue reading

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UBC Farm Summer Internship Opportunities

Summer internship opportunities are now open for students looking to gain hands-on experience in a Land and Food Systems-related field this summer! Check out positions at Coho Commissary, Culture Kefir Co., Earth Apple Farm, Growing Chefs!, Richmond Food Security Society, Small-Scale … Continue reading

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