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James Russell - A Career in Ruins: Memories of Excavating an Ancient Roman City in Turkey
James Russell - A Career in Ruins: Memories of Excavating an Ancient Roman City in Turkey
Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre and hosted by Green College's Lecture Series: Senior Scholars' Series: The Passions that Drive Academic Life. Anemurium, the subject of the lecture, was a medium-sized Roman and early Byzantine city located on the southernmost promontory of Turkey's Mediterranean coast, which was abandoned around the end of the 7th century CE. It has been ...
This Week At UBC - October 28 - November 3, 2012
This Week At UBC - October 28 - November 3, 2012
This week we have Little Red Riding Hood, Hello Kitty, and a cookie deprived Santa giving you the details for all the events happening this week. Links: Beyond Pink 2012: http://www.ywib.ca/welcome/beyond-pink-2012/ TEDx Terry Talks (correction - 10:00AM - 5:00PM) : http://www.terry.ubc.ca/tedxterrytalks/ International Haunted House: http://www.calendar.events.ubc.ca:80/s/4kS
Laura Janara - Bringing the Collective Together: Nonhuman Animals, Humans and Practice
Laura Janara - Bringing the Collective Together: Nonhuman Animals, Humans and Practice
Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre and hosted by Green College's Principal's Series: Thinking at the Edge of Reason: Interdisciplinarity In Action. In 2011-12, an ad hoc group of UBC students and faculty convened at Green College an interdisciplinary speaker series on the use of animals at the university. In the wake of this series, convenors report and reflect on pressing...
Melanie Feinberg - Personal Digital Collections as Creative Expression
Melanie Feinberg - Personal Digital Collections as Creative Expression
Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre and hosted by the School of Library, Archival, and Information Studies (SLAIS). Once undertaken primarily by museum professionals, the activity of curatorship has been popularized via the Web. Social media tools, such as YouTube playlists and Pinterest Web bulletin boards, enable users to curate a diverse range of materials for personal...
This Week At UBC - October 21 - October 27, 2012
This Week At UBC - October 21 - October 27, 2012
This week at UBC it's flapjacks vs. bellies, Hoops for Hearts, and a swingin' good time with the Jazz Cafe club. Event Links: Life Sciences Institute Pancake Breakfast: http://www.calendar.events.ubc.ca:80/s/4ih Hoops for Hearts: http://www.calendar.events.ubc.ca:80/s/4iM Jazz Cafe Club Presents: Swinging Nightmare: http://www.calendar.events.ubc.ca:80/s/4iN
Thomas Abel - Cultural Capital and the Production of Health
Thomas Abel - Cultural Capital and the Production of Health
Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre and hosted by Green College's Population Health lecture series. Health is a societal resource to be produced in everyday life based on the (unequally distributed) resources people have individually and collectively available. In regard to such resources, economic and social forms of capital have been studied extensively, whereas the effect...
This Week At UBC - October 14 - October 20, 2012
This Week At UBC - October 14 - October 20, 2012
The hosts are ramping you up for halloween by giving you the details on the Ghostbusters Beverage Garden (19+), the ShakeOUT BC earthquake exercise, and the scariest of them all...an event helping you figure out what to do with your graduate degree. Links: ShakeOUT BC - http://www.calendar.events.ubc.ca:80/s/4dB Career Options with a Graduate Degree - http://www.calendar.events.ubc.ca:80/s/4gB Gh...
Conversations in Sustainability - Trailer
Conversations in Sustainability - Trailer
"We have the chance, which doesn't come very often in human history, to make this fundamental change." The University of British Columbia is exploring and exemplifying new ways of addressing sustainability. Students, leadership and the UBC campus as a living laboratory are key. Producer, Director, Writer, Editor - Bruce Marchfelder Cameras - Cory Ransom, Jayme Cowley, Beni Gaydarova Productio...
Julienne Molineaux - Library and Archives Canada, Ten Years After the Merger
Julienne Molineaux - Library and Archives Canada, Ten Years After the Merger
Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre and hosted by the School of Library, Archival, and Information Studies (SLAIS). The School of Library, Archival and Information Studies, the iSchool at The University of British Columbia, cordially invites you to the first of our Fall 2012 Colloquium Series, where Julienne Molineaux will present "Library and Archives Canada, Ten Years Afte...
This Week At UBC - October 7th - October 13th, 2012
This Week At UBC - October 7th - October 13th, 2012
With October comes the annual UBC Apple Festival, but if apples aren't your thing there's plenty of other events to check out. Links: UBC Apple Festival: http://www.calendar.events.ubc.ca:80/s/4ed Magic Mike @ The Norm: http://www.calendar.events.ubc.ca:80/s/4eb Snowfest at the SUB: http://www.calendar.events.ubc.ca:80/s/4ee