Join SPPH Professor, and BCCDC harm reduction lead, Jane Buxton and those working and living with substance use issues to learn from the experts about the opioid crisis. Professor Buxton will speak about the increases in drug overdoses and her work with BC’s Take Home Naloxone program – which has seen 2,500 overdose reversals. She […]
The UBC Social Enterprise Club held their second conference on March 12th, 2016. It was a day of inspiration as students gained exposure to a variety of social enterprises in the community and listened to a wide array of amazing speakers – from students just interested about the social enterprise concept, to those already operating their own social enterprises, this conference had something unique to offer for everyone.
In 2015, UBC celebrated its centennial – a time to learn from the past and chart the route for the future. At 100 Years WISE, professors, professionals, and others from the UBC community came together to understand UBC’s centennial in the context of women in science and engineering.
On February 27th, the Vancouver School of Economics Undergraduate Society held their Gender in the Workplace conference, featuring experts in various professional fields discussing today’s gender issues and changing the face of leadership in the workplace.