Weekly Digest

The School of Community and Regional Planning compiles this digest of emails received by the main office about events, scholarships, workshops, etc. and sends it out once a week to reduce the number of emails sent to the School. Please send your events and announcements to sherli@mail.ubc.ca for inclusion in the weekly digest.

Here are this week's updates. View the Weekly Digest online.

SCARP

SCARP and SALA Mentoring Closing Event - Social Mixer
Date: March 7th
Time: 6pm-8pm

Location: Mahony & Sons - Stamps Landing

Event Date/Deadline: Friday, March 8, 2019

 

Salary Negotiation Workshop
Date: Monday, March 18th
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: WMAX 110
**Priority given to 2nd Year Students

Event Date/Deadline: Monday, March 18, 2019

 

Event Date/Deadline: Tuesday, April 30, 2019

 

One of our PhD students at the School of Community and Regional Planning, Eric Douglas, is doing his research project on the relationship between urban density and residents’ sense of neighbourhood community.

 

Event Date/Deadline: Tuesday, April 30, 2019

 

MEL Urban Systems

Article - Spotlight: Program Series with Dr. Tamara Etmannski – A powerful combination

Event Date/Deadline: Thursday, March 7, 2019

 

UBC

The Friedman Award for Scholars in Health is open to any UBC graduate student or medical resident studying in the area of health

Event Date/Deadline: Friday, February 22, 2019

 

Applications for the Innovative Projects Fund are now open

Event Date/Deadline: Friday, February 22, 2019

 

Discovering the Entrepreneur within (Mitacs) + Recruiter Real Talk + Stats WEBINAR (Mixed Effects Models)+ More!

Event Date/Deadline: Tuesday, February 26, 2019

 

Career Development Funding Available for Graduate Students

Event Date/Deadline: Thursday, February 28, 2019

 

Four NEW workshops

Event Date/Deadline: Thursday, February 28, 2019

 

The SSHRC Talent Award recognizes outstanding achievement by an individual who, on April 1, 2019, holds a SSHRC doctoral or postdoctoral fellowship or scholarship.

Event Date/Deadline: Friday, March 1, 2019

 

For research masters and PhD students.


 

Event Date/Deadline: Friday, March 1, 2019

 

Recruiter Real Talk + Stats WEBINAR (Mixed Effects Models) + Thesis Boot Camp + More!

Event Date/Deadline: Wednesday, March 6, 2019

 

The School of Public Policy and Global Affairs (SPPGA) has partnered with the Vancouver Writers Fest to invite UBC students, staff, and faculty to join award-winning author and environmentalist Barry Lopez in conversation with Professor Wade Davis on the evening of March 25th at the Granville Island Stage.

Event Date/Deadline: Monday, March 25, 2019

 

Storytelling for Change + Statistics IV (Webinar)+ Presentation Skills + More!

Event Date/Deadline: Sunday, March 31, 2019

 

Term 2 schedule- The IRES Seminar Series run every Thursday in AERL 120 Theatre (2202 Main Mall), from 12:30-1:30pm.

Event Date/Deadline: Thursday, April 11, 2019

 

Workshop to support career development for graduate students

Event Date/Deadline: Monday, April 15, 2019

 

External Events

Free student expo

Event Date/Deadline: Thursday, February 28, 2019

 

Registration is open for this year's Think Global, Link Local 2019 Networking Breakfast

Event Date/Deadline: Thursday, March 7, 2019

 

FINAL ANNOUNCEMENT: IS|CS Annual Conference On March 8 - 9

Event Date/Deadline: Saturday, March 9, 2019

 

Vancouver Homeless Count (March 12-13)

Event Date/Deadline: Wednesday, March 13, 2019

 

GreenPAC Parliamentary Internship for the Environment

Event Date/Deadline: Friday, March 15, 2019

 

The competition is open to university students in urban planning/urbanism, landscape architecture, architecture, urban design and other related design programs.

Event Date/Deadline: Sunday, March 31, 2019

 

Event Date/Deadline: Monday, April 1, 2019

 

Job Postings

Capital Planning Officer

Event Date/Deadline: Friday, February 22, 2019

 

Postdoc in land use and wildfire impact

Event Date/Deadline: Friday, March 8, 2019

 

Nishnawbe Aski Development Fund

Event Date/Deadline: Wednesday, March 20, 2019

 

Are you looking to pursue a challenging career while enjoying an active outdoor lifestyle?

Event Date/Deadline: Tuesday, April 30, 2019