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 students and faculty. Please send your events and announcements to penny.mullen@ubc.ca for inclusion in the weekly digest.

SCARP Dates & Deadlines

This week's updates:


The Graduate Pathways to Success (Pathways) program offers a wide range of personal and professional development topics to support you throughout your time in graduate school and to allow you to develop some of the skills and competencies needed to thrive as professionals and to make meaningful contributions to society.

Event Date/Deadline: Monday, April 30, 2018



Research and Design Intern (accountable for producing a proposed Delivery Model for building an intentional community at Riverview for the benefit of those with mental illness).

Event Date/Deadline: Saturday, September 30, 2017



Graduate Pathways to Success Workshops

Event Date/Deadline: Wednesday, September 27, 2017


Author Moura Quayle is the Director pro tem, UBC School of Public Policy and Global Affairs

Event Date/Deadline: Thursday, September 28, 2017


Event Date/Deadline: Saturday, September 30, 2017


The PDCE office at the UBC Faculty of Education is proud to be offering two MOOCs this fall.

Event Date/Deadline: Tuesday, October 31, 2017


External Events

Research survey opportunity

Event Date/Deadline: Tuesday, September 26, 2017


Event Date/Deadline: Tuesday, October 3, 2017


Event Date/Deadline: Tuesday, October 10, 2017


TransLink is hosting the Northwest Transit Exchange, an annual event for transportation network and service planners throughout the West Coast of the US and Canada to come and share their expertise and learn about key and exciting initiatives from other agencies in their respective regions.

Event Date/Deadline: Friday, October 13, 2017


The Innovation Fund Student Challenge for Affordable Rental Housing is an exciting opportunity for any student registered in an accredited post-secondary educational institution in Canada who has a new and fresh approach to creating affordable rental housing.

Event Date/Deadline: Monday, April 30, 2018


Job Postings

Working as part of the Growth Management and Transportation Division, this position involves advanced professional planning work focused on applied policy research, development, implementation, and monitoring.

Event Date/Deadline: Monday, September 25, 2017