Census GIS is the topic for this month’s GIS Users Group meeting.  Tom Brittnacher, the GIS Librarian, will be talking about how to get census data and geographic boundaries out of SimplyMap and Abacus, and into GIS.

Wednesday, March 28
3:00 – 4:00 PM
Koerner Library, Level 2, Room 216

 
Come join us on Thursday, March 29 as esteemed author Lee Maracle reads from The First Wives Club, her new collection of short stories.
 
Maracle, of Salish and Cree ancestry, and a member of the Sto:loh Nation, was born in North Vancouver. The author of critically acclaimed literary works, she is also the co-editor of a number of anthologies, including the award-winning publication My Home As I Remember. Maracle is currently the Distinguished Visiting Professor of Canadian Culture at Western Washington University.
 
To register for this event, please visit our Eventbrite page. For more information about this event, please contact Sarah Dupont  or Allan Cho.
 
The UBC Bookstore at Robson Square and UBC Library’s Robson Square branch are pleased to offer the Robson Reading Series at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, a free series to challenge our understanding of Canadian living, and to expose us to fresh ideas from some of the country’s finest writers.”

 

 

 
Mar 20

Staged reading of Larry Wong's new play, "Empress of Asia"

Friday March 23 and Saturday March 24 at 7 pm you are invited to a free staged reading of Larry Wong's new play, Empress of Asia, based on his original one act play: Siu Yeh – A Midnight Snack. The readings will take place at the Firehall Arts Centre at 280 East Cordova Street. From the Firehall Arts Centre:

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