Archives by date

You are browsing the site archives by date.

Feminist Community Research book published

Feminist Community Research book published

Wendy Frisby is co-Director of the CSS and a Professor in the School of Kinesiology in the Faculty of Education

Sport Mega-Event Think Tank: Grad Student Symposium

Sport Mega-Event Think Tank: Grad Student Symposium

Join us at CIRS on Thursday, November 10 for a grad-student led afternoon of presentations and discussions.

2010 Winter Olympics provided economic and cultural boost

2010 Winter Olympics provided economic and cultural boost

British Columbia‚Äôs economy grew in 2010 with new businesses, jobs and an increase in visitor spending …

CSS Sponsors the Leisure Access Forum

CSS Sponsors the Leisure Access Forum

The Leisure Access Forum features a discussion with Dr. Wendy Frisby from the University of British Columbia, Kat Cureton a former graduate student who wrote a report that will be discussed during the forum, Lynn Horst from Vancouver Coastal Health, and an expert panel of community members. Please attend if you are interested in the […]

Vancouver 2010 Olympic Venue LCA Study Pioneered by UBC Engineering Students

Vancouver 2010 Olympic Venue LCA Study Pioneered by UBC Engineering Students

A group of students at the University of British Columbia (UBC) recently completed a series of life cycle assessment (LCA) studies quantifying the impacts of constructing two Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games venues: the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre and the Richmond Oval. These studies were completed as part of their coursework in CIVL 498C – […]

CSS Begins Immigrant Women’s Health & Wellness Project

CSS Begins Immigrant Women’s Health & Wellness Project

Dr. Wendy Frisby awarded 3 year SSHRC funding for participatory action research project

Velo-City Global Vancouver 2012 Call for Presentations

Velo-City Global Vancouver 2012 Call for Presentations

Deadline: November 15, 2011

2014 Special Olympics Canada Summer Games Coming to UBC

2014 Special Olympics Canada Summer Games Coming to UBC

CSS will be involved in sustainability planning, activation and impact evaluation around the event.

CSS Attends Green Sports Alliance Summit

CSS Attends Green Sports Alliance Summit

Portland, Oregon. August 1-3, 2011