Archive for March 20th, 2011

World Water Day Opening Ceremonies
Please join us for the many fun and exciting events planned for opening ceremonies on Tuesday March 22nd at 12-1:30pm in the UBCO Courtyard. There will be a drum procession, musical performances, speeches by dignitaries, slam poetry as well as poster displays and art installations. The Student Union will also be having a free BBQ and giving away over a thousand water bottles. Several booths will be set up by community members, UBCO course unions and other campus departments.

Dr. Oliver Brandes on Watershed Governance

Dr. Oliver Brandes will give a public talk from 2:00 – 3:30 pm, in LIB 312, immediately after the Opening Ceremonies. Dr. Brandes is Associate Director of the POLIS Project on Ecological Governance at the University of Victoria, and Director of the POLIS Water Sustainability Initiative.  The title of his talk is: Setting a New Course – Towards Watershed Governance in British Columbia. The full abstract for his talk can be found below.

Please note that his talk has been moved to LIB 312 and will not be held in LIB 305 as first announced.

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