Facilities Management's Kirt Stewart (right) and two student volunteers sort through trash and recyclables at the 2014 Campus Waste Audit.
What UBC Okanagan recycles (or doesn't)
Bi-annual campus waste audit takes place Oct. 5
Most of the waste thrown into the on-campus garbage is recyclable.
To highlight this fact, every two years Facilities Management and a set of volunteers dive into a day's worth of campus waste to see how well the campus community sorts out what can be recycled from what is actually garbage.
Gardening Club tools broke ground for the first time on September 15 when the club gathered to plant a xeriscape garden in the raised plant bed in front of the Engineering Management Education building.
Learning Technology Environment Renewal Town Hall organized for Oct. 5
The consultation process for the Learning Technology Environment Renewal project at UBC is fully underway and organizers want to remind the campus community that you have more opportunities to give input, starting with a town hall on October 5.
AlterKnowledge event debates cultural benefits of travel and tourism
The Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies' AlterKnowledge Discussion Series begins its new season of provocative discussions on social issues with a conversation about the social impacts of tourism.
Participants needed for social anxiety treatment program
Do you get nervous when confronted with social situations? Are your activities limited by your fear of being around other people? Does worrying about being judged keep you from doing the things that you want?