Upcoming Events

Explore our upcoming events, activities and learning opportunities hosted by the Liu Institute for Global Issues.

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February 2018
12:30 PM

Event

Banning the Bomb: Global Activism and International Diplomacy with Ray Acheson

Join us at this talk with Ray Acheson from the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.

Lind Initiative Audience

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February 2018
6:00 PM

Event

The Phil Lind Initiative: Steven Pinker on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order

The theme of the The Phil Lind Initiative January-March 2018 speaker series is The Unravelling of the Liberal Order. Join us for a talk by Steven Pinker.

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January 2018
12:30 PM

Event

Future of Food Series: Gastón Gordillo, “The Imperial Metropolis: the Infrastructure of the Soy Supply Chain in South America”

Join us at Gastón Gordillo's talk on January 31st, about “The Imperial Metropolis: the Infrastructure of the Soy Supply Chain in South America.”

climate change

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January 2018
12:00 PM

Event

Talk: Evaluating our Climate Policy Options for Accelerating GHG Reduction

Join us at Professor Mark Jaccard's talk about climate policy options for the reduction of greenhouse gasses

Lind Initiative Audience

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January 2018
6:00 PM

Event

The Phil Lind Initiative: Francis Fukuyama on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order

The theme of the The Phil Lind Initiative January-March 2018 speaker series is The Unravelling of the Liberal Order. Join us for a talk by Francis Fukuyama.

Lind Initiative Audience

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January 2018
6:00 PM

Event

The Phil Lind Initiative: Edward Luce on The Unravelling of the Liberal Order

The theme of the The Phil Lind Initiative series January-March 2018 speaker series is The Unravelling of the Liberal Order. Join us for a talk by Edward…

Northern BC industry

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January 2018
12:30 PM

Event

Prof. Wade Davis Lecture – If We Build It They Will Come: Industrial Folly and the Fate of Northwest British Columbia

Join this talk by Wade Davis who will explore how five mega-development schemes proposed or enacted in NW B.C. since the 1960s hamper our ability…

Finbarr book cover

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December 2017
6:30 PM

Event

Shooting Ghosts: An Evening with Finbarr O’Reilly

Join internationally-acclaimed photographer, Finbarr O’Reilly for a look through his lens at the unpredictability of war and his experiences documented in his new book.

Liu Case Room

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November 2017
12:00 PM

Event

Envisioning the Mine of the Future: Erdene Resource Development Corp. and the creation of Shared Value in Mongolia

Join us for a talk with Mr. Jon Lyons, VP Regulatory Affairs and Strategy for Erdene Resource Development Corp.,

Liu Institute West Mall entrance

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November 2017
12:00 PM

Event

Research on the edge: A talk by Professor Christina Clark-Kazak

Join us for "Research on the edge: Ethical and methodological questions of inter-disciplinary research with people in forced migration," a lunchtime talk by Professor Christina Clark-Kazak.