Past Featured Events

Info Session | Indigenous Teacher Education Program – Lillooet

April 19, 2017 | Attend an info session to find out more about the UBC Faculty of Education's Indigenous Teacher Education Program (NITEP) at the Lillooet Field Centre. More


EPIC Event: Book Reading with Tamara Ralis

April 18, 2017 | The Engaged Philosophical Inquiry Consortium is hosting a book reading with renowned actress, artist, author, poet, and playwright Tamara Ralis. More


The Ismaili Centre Lecture – The Changing Role of Higher Education

April 18, 2017 | Join Professor Santa Ono, UBC's 15th President and Vice-Chancellor, in exploring the profound responsibility of preparing young people for global citizenship. More


LLED Roundtable: Rethinking the Foundations of Resilience and System Change

April 18, 2017 | The LLED Roundtable will open with a presentation by Dr. Paul Downes, Director, Educational Disadvantage Center, Dublin City University. More


EPIC Event: ‘How to Facilitate for Value-Loaded Critical Thinking?’

April 13, 2017 | Discuss the various ways in which educators can facilitate inquiries that give rise to value-loaded critical thinking. More


Day of Pink – What Will You Be Wearing?

April 12, 2017 | The Day of Pink is the International Day against Bullying, Discrimination, Homophobia, Transphobia, and Transmisogyny across the world. Celebrate diversity by wearing a pink shirt. More


Social movements and NGOs – the challenges of overcoming inequality in a low cost women led housing project

April 11, 2017 | Seminar by Salma Ismail, Visiting Scholar, University of Cape Town. More


Fighting Fake News

April 5, 2017 | Ron Darvin discusses how today's students can develop critical skills to distinguish real news from fake and to navigate the era of post-truth. More


Exploring Hypoxia as an Ergogenic Aid for Endurance Athletes

April 5, 2017 | Join us for our next Kinesiology Distinguished Seminar Series featuring Dr. Jerome Dempsey. More


Tier I Canada Research Chair Presentation – Dr. Williams

April 5-6, 2017 | Tier I Canada Research Chair candidate Dr. Williams will host a research presentation and an open meeting with faculty members. More


Faculty Town Hall with SSHRC

April 5, 2017 | Dr. Tim Wilson, SSHRC's Executive Director of Research Grants and Partnerships, will be talking about SSHRC's funding programs and future plans. More


Tier I Canada Research Chair Presentation – Dr. Restoule

April 3-4, 2017 | Tier I Canada Research Chair candidate Dr. Restoule will host a research presentation and an open meeting with faculty members. More


Raising the Reconciliation Pole

April 1, 2017 | The University of British Columbia invites you to join in the raising of Reconciliation Pole. More


Rethinking Gender: How do we break free from stereotypes?

March 30, 2017 | Join UBC experts and alumni who will explore diverse aspects of the shifting gender landscape before convening for a panel discussion about societal understanding of gender in the 21st Century. More


Innovative Knowledge Mobilization Approaches in the Social Sciences and Humanities

March 30, 2017 | This event focuses on how to achieve wider research impact in the social sciences and humanities through innovative knowledge mobilization. More


Democratizing Knowledge Flows between the Global North and the Global South

March 30, 2017 | Dr. Bonny Norton (LLED) will be presenting at the upcoming Innovative Knowledge Mobilization Approaches in the Social Sciences and Humanities event. More


Critical Dialogues Seminar: The Power of Place as Methodology in Indigenous Research

March 29, 2017 | EDST Seminar by Dr. Michael Marker on the power of landscape and place in Indigenous cultures and research. More


Education of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Chinese Universities

March 28, 2017 | This seminar by Dr. Yanlin Xu is part of the LLED 2016-2017 Research Seminar Series. More


Open Education Week at UBC

March 17 - 31, 2017 | Attend one of the many Open Education events at UBC and UBC Library throughout March. More


EDCP Seminar Series – Freirean Dialogue through Social Media in a Refugee Camp: An Educational Experiment

March 24, 2017 | Join us for a presentation by the team that developed and enacted an online course with 40 teachers in Dadaab refugee camps, who are also students in a teacher education program. More