Upcoming Events

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

EJ Dionne

14

October 2016
6:30 PM

Event

Why the Right Went Wrong: The State of U.S. Conservatism in the Year of Trump

Join Lind Initiative speaker E. J. Dionne Jr. to explore Why the Right Went Wrong: The State of U.S. Conservatism in the Year of Trump.

100Days_Cover

13

October 2016
5:30 PM

Event

100 Days Book Launch

Join us for the UBC launch of 100 Days by PhD Candidate and Liu Scholar Juliane Okot Bitek.

Liu Institute West Mall

13

October 2016
3:00 PM

Event

Angélica Choc is not alone: A conversation on Canadian corporate violence in Guatemala

Join us in a roundtable discussion in solidarity with Angélica Choc, Indigenous Q’eqchi’ Maya activist.

Roland Paris COP21

03

October 2016
12:30 PM

Event

“Canada’s Back – Now What? International Policy for the Long Haul” Reflections from Roland Paris

UBC students, join us for a discussion on international policy with Roland Paris, the Prime Minister's former advisor on global affairs and defence.

Jane Mayer 2

23

September 2016
6:30 PM

Event

Dark Money: How Money is Shaping the U.S. Election

Join Lind Initiative speaker Jane Mayer to explore Dark Money: How Money is Shaping the U.S. Election.

chokwe mwana mask

22

September 2016
3:30 PM

Event

African Studies Colloquium Presents: Repatriation as Predation – The Category of Classical African Art in Angola, 2015-2016

Curated by Nuno Porto, the first installment in the African Studies Colloquium Series explores the ongoing effort to locate Angola looted African art pieces.

Lind Initiative Audience

15

September 2016
6:30 PM

Event

How Populism is Transforming American Politics — On the Left and Right

Join Lind Initiative speakers Peter Beinart and David Frum, with moderator Andrew Coyne, on How Populism is Transforming American Politics — On the Left and…

Lobby Gallery - Greenland

12

September 2016
5:00 PM

Event

Lobby Gallery Exhibition Opening: Picturing High Places in the Anthropocene: Continuity and Change in High Mountains and the Arctic

In this Lobby Gallery exhibition opening, join us for a short talk about the exhibition by photographer and environmental change researcher Graham McDowell.

Policy Salon Q&A

08

September 2016
12:30 PM

Event

MPPGA Policy Salon

This fall's Master of Public Policy & Global Affairs Policy Salon on September 8th will explore pressing issues of local, national and global concern.

Liu Event in MPR

06

September 2016
6:30 PM

Event

UBC Celebrates Partnership with Yale University and Fulbright Canada

Please join us on Sept. 6th for a short program including an overview of the Fox and Fulbright Fellows partnership, followed by a reception with…