Category Archives: Mark Your Calendars

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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Free Rain or Shine Ice Cream from LFS|US | April 4, 2019

LFS|US is handing out FREE Rain or Shine Ice Cream in the MCML Courtyard on Thursday, April 4, 2019, from 12:00pm until they run out! Visit their Facebook Event page for more information!

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Climate Friendly Food Forum | March 26, 2019

The Climate Friendly Food Forum will be an interactive and open format demonstration of sustainability in food systems. There’s no fixed timetable, so feel free to drop in from 4:30-6:30 pm on Tuesday, March 26 in the Lower Agora of … Continue reading

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APBl 496 Practicum Info Session | April 4, 2019

Dr. Sara Dubois, instructor for the APBl 496 Practicum in Applied Animal Biology, will host an info session on Thursday, April 4 at 3:30pm in MCML 342 to discuss the course and talk about an exciting new location for practicum … Continue reading

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MFRE Speaker Series: The Role of AI in Finance | March 22, 2019

The MFRE speaker series is a professional development program designed to show a glimpse into the complexities of ‘real world’ food and resource economics issues. The next featured speaker is Natalie (Nat) Cartwright, Co-Founder, Board Member, and Chief Operating Office at Finn … Continue reading

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Doggie Destress | March 27, 2019

Hosted by the UBC Student Housing and Hospitality Services, come to the Place Vanier Ballroom between 11:00am and 1:00pm to play with therapy dogs and enjoy light refreshments! All proceeds go directly to Vancouver Eco Village. To reserve a time … Continue reading

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MFRE Speaker Series | March 15, 2019

The MFRE speaker series is a professional development program designed to show a glimpse into the complexities of ‘real world’ food and resource economics issues. The next featured speaker is Mukesh Eswaran, a Professor at the Vancouver School of Economics, … Continue reading

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Crispy, crunchy and delicious – National Potato Chip Day! | March 14, 2019

On Thursday, March 14, UBC Applied Science and UBC Land and Food Systems are celebrating National Potato Chip Day with a talk titled The Science Behind Potato Chips: Crispy, crunchy and delicious. Dean Rickey Yada of the Faculty of Land … Continue reading

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UBC REC’s Storm the Wall | March 24-27, 2019

From Sunday, March 24 to Wednesday, March 27,UBC Recreation will host the annual Storm the Wall event, where teams of 5 compete in a race comprised of running, biking, swimming, as well as a climbing a 12 foot wall. This … Continue reading

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Nutrition Night | March 28, 2019

The UBC Farm and UBC Food Services are hosting a Nutrition Night to celebrate Nutrition Month! Learn about healthy eating on a budget through a student-led tour at Save-On-Foods, followed by a pizza-making (and eating) session at the UBC Farm kitchen (all food prepared … Continue reading

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