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:

SCARP

ICP second year students practicum presentations will take place at Musqueam Cultural Centre.

Event Date/Deadline:
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

 

Internships

Winter & Company, a small urban design firm in Boulder, Colorado with projects across the United States, seeks a motivated intern to join our team this summer.
Event Date/Deadline:
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

 

The UBC Sustainability Scholars Summer 2017 Program has two positions open for graduate students with an academic background or experience in the areas of building energy performance, building energy benchmarking, and building energy modelling.

Event Date/Deadline:
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

 

West Vancouver Economic Development Department.

Event Date/Deadline:
Friday, April 28, 2017

 

Internship opportunity with Indian and Northern Affairs Canada.

Event Date/Deadline:
Sunday, April 30, 2017

 

UBC

Summer Courses through the UBC Faculty of Education

Event Date/Deadline:
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

 

Event Date/Deadline:
Sunday, April 30, 2017

 

This summer, UBC Faculty of Education is very pleased to offer the Supporting Aboriginal Families of Young Children with Disabilities - Respect, Healing, Dignity and Care summer institute, taught by Diana Elliott.

Event Date/Deadline:
Friday, May 26, 2017

 

The fourth annual Water Environment Student Talks (WEST), a water conference for students and young professionals in the Pacific Northwest.

Event Date/Deadline:
Sunday, June 11, 2017

 

External Events

The City of Vancouver in partnership with Vancouver Coastal Health and the Social Isolation and Loneliness Among Seniors (SILAS) Collaborative is hosting a series of Community Conversations that will examine issues related to social isolation and loneliness among seniors living in Vancouver.

Event Date/Deadline:
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

 

Featuring OnTheMap for Emergency Management: An intuitive web-based data tool that allows you to access detailed workforce, population, and housing characteristics for event areas in real time.

Event Date/Deadline:
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

 

Featuring OnTheMap for Emergency Management: An intuitive web-based data tool that allows you to access detailed workforce, population, and housing characteristics for event areas in real time.

Event Date/Deadline:
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

 

Be part of SFU's Next-Generation Transportation webinar series and learn about interesting developments happening from Montréal to Medellín and across Europe. All webinars are free, but you must reserve in advance.

Event Date/Deadline:
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

 

Innovative Association of Academia and Governance for Disaster Risk Reduction

Event Date/Deadline:
Thursday, April 27, 2017

 

The Heritage Conference will be held in Victoria, May 4-6, 2017.

Event Date/Deadline:
Thursday, May 4, 2017

 

Jane's Walk is about sharing the stories that bring communities together. Join us on May 5th, 6th, and 7th to celebrate Jane Jacobs' legacy by leading a walk. 

Event Date/Deadline:
Sunday, May 7, 2017

 

The Elizabeth Henry Scholarship supports graduate students working on BC based research projects that are addressing environmental health issues and promoting environmental sustainability through cooperative community initiatives. 

Event Date/Deadline:
Wednesday, May 10, 2017

 

Event Date/Deadline:
Thursday, May 18, 2017

 

La Biennale di Venezia grants university students the possibility to request University students accreditations, which make it possible for them to fully experience the Festival atmosphere, as they entitle their holders to access screenings of competing films as well as of those belonging to other sections of the Festival, and to profit by special meet and greet occasions.

Event Date/Deadline:
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

 

The purpose of the Symposium is to encourage multi-sectoral networking and discussion of housing issues, to announce opportunities, to present research results, best practices and ongoing projects, to get input on research that is underway, and to determine housing research priorities.

Event Date/Deadline:
Friday, June 2, 2017

 

The 2008 Cultural Heritage Grant Fund was established to annually offer young Canadian students, researchers and professionals involved in the conservation of our cultural heritage one or more grants to enable them to continue their studies, research or develop their skills in a recognized institution located outside their province of origin.

Event Date/Deadline:
Thursday, June 15, 2017

 

Job Postings

The Lands Manager is responsible for the development, delivery, management and administration of the lands department for the Nuxalk Stewardship Office.

Event Date/Deadline:
Monday, April 24, 2017

 

We, at the Allard Prize, think that our summer work learn student position may be of interest to SCARP students.

Event Date/Deadline:
Sunday, April 30, 2017

 

The City of Portland's Bureau of Development Services is seeking a Building Inspector II to perform inspections of structures to ensure compliance with building related codes and ordinances covering new construction or alteration and repair of existing structures.

Event Date/Deadline:
Monday, May 1, 2017

 

SCARP has a part-time lecturer position available to teach Urban Design and planning courses.

Event Date/Deadline:
Monday, May 15, 2017

 

Newsletters

Event Date/Deadline:
Tuesday, April 25, 2017