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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
Ashok Kotwal and Bharat Ramaswami - Food Security in India
Ashok Kotwal and Bharat Ramaswami - Food Security in India
Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre and hosted by Green College. India is on the brink of enacting a law to guarantee subsidised food to about two-thirds of its population. The proposed 'right to food' is contentious for its cost, coverage and efficacy. This lecture is about what reforms offer the best prospects. Bharat Ramaswami, Planning Unit, India Statistical Institute ...
Anthony Kupferschmidt - Understanding Dementia and Brain Health
Anthony Kupferschmidt - Understanding Dementia and Brain Health
Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre and hosted by the Fraser Valley Regional Library (FVRL) Ladner Public Library. A collaboration between Woodward Library, Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, and Fraser Valley Regional Library, the Health Information Series presents Anthony Kupferschmidt. Hosted by the Fraser Valley Regional Library's Ladner Pioneer Library, Anthony Kupfers...
ShakeOUT BC Promotional Video - October 2012
ShakeOUT BC Promotional Video - October 2012
On October 18th, 2012 UBC will be participating in ShakeOUT BC, a province-wide earthquake preparedness exercise. This video outlines what to do in the event of an earthquake. Learn more at: http://www.emergency.ubc.ca http://www.shakeoutbc.ca
ShakeOUT BC Instructional Video - October 2013
ShakeOUT BC Instructional Video - October 2013
On October 17th, 2013 at 10:17AM UBC will be participating in ShakeOUT BC, a province-wide earthquake preparedness exercise. This video outlines what to do in the event of an earthquake. Learn more at: http://www.emergency.ubc.ca http://www.shakeoutbc.ca
Ozzie Zehner - Green Illusions
Ozzie Zehner - Green Illusions
Webcast sponsored by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre and hosted by the UBC Reads Sustainability Lecture Series. Ozzie Zehner is the author of Green Illusions and a visiting scholar at the University of California, Berkeley. His recent publications include public science pieces in Christian Science Monitor, The American Scholar, The Humanist, The Futurist, Women's Studies Quarterly and The E...