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Impacts of climate change in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside

September 28, 2023

Linda Nowlan, senior director of UBC’s Sustainability Hub and School of Public Policy and Global Affairs graduate student Tim Linsell wrote about how climate change is affecting communities in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside.

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Spotlight on SCARP students: Wes Regan

September 25, 2023

In SCARP's Student and Alumni Spotlight, we interview or otherwise showcase some of the illuminating achievements, adventures, and stories of SCARP students present and past. This week, PhD candidate Wes Regan on his work and being a Public Scholar.

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UBC GradUpdate Newsletter

September 25, 2023

For UBC's grad students, offering updates on academic support and success, career exploration, community and network building, health and wellness, professional effectiveness, research skills, teaching development, writing and communication, and more

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