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UBC Athletics – Sustainability Internships 2013

UBC Athletics – Sustainability Internships 2013

The UBC Athletics and Recreation department is offering two new sustainability internships starting in January 2013.

CSS Launches Internship Program

CSS Launches Internship Program

Jenn Bruce and Christian Beaudrie – CSS sustainability interns with UBC Athletics & Recreation

UBC and London 2012

UBC and London 2012

18 UBC student athletes compete in London 2012. To follow them and learn more about UBC’s involvement in the Games, visit: www.ubc.ca/2012games

Sustainability Action Plan for Velo-City 2012

Sustainability Action Plan for Velo-City 2012

The University of British Columbia’s Centre for Sport and Sustainability and Velo-City 2012 engaged in a joint initiative to demonstrate how the event can be operated more sustainably.

UBC Athletics Posts 3 Sustainability Internships

UBC Athletics Posts 3 Sustainability Internships

The following three internship descriptions are based on three identified areas in need of attention within UBC Athletics and Recreation department. Facility Data Tracking and Life Cycle Assessment Internship Facilities Improvement Internship UBC Thunderbirds Community Outreach Internship If interested, please contact: Graduate Programs Assistant School of Kinesiology University of British Columbia 210 – 6081 University […]

Vancouver Whitecaps seeks volunteers

Vancouver Whitecaps seeks volunteers

Vancouver Whitecaps FC is looking for 10-15 sports-business minded students who are willing to volunteer for 3 matches during the 2012 MLS season. Applicants should be willing to be at BC Place for approximately 5 hours on match day, and will be responsible for collecting survey data from game attendees on tablet computers. Each participating […]

Life Cycle Assessment of the UBC Thunderbirds

Life Cycle Assessment of the UBC Thunderbirds

CSS publishes new report measuring the environmental impact of UBC Athletics teams, events, and venues

“Sport and Peace” Book Published

“Sport and Peace” Book Published

by Brian Wilson, Professor in the UBC School of Kinesiology and Advisory Steering Committee member of the UBC Centre for Sport and Sustainability

Symposium: Advancing Social Development Through Sport

Symposium: Advancing Social Development Through Sport

Presented by the UBC Faculty of Education, the School of Kinesiology, and the Centre for Sport and Sustainability

GRI Releases Event Sector Supplement

GRI Releases Event Sector Supplement

The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) has released a new sustainability reporting mechanism for events.