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Congratulations to Kahlil Baker for Receiving Governor General of Canada Award

Congratulations to Kahlil Baker for Receiving Governor General of Canada Award

In a private ceremony on 5 November 2018 at Rideau Hall, in Ottawa, the four co-founders of the non-profit organization Taking Root were presented with the Meritorious Service Cross from the Right Honourable Julie Payette, the Governor General of Canada.

Congratulations to Maja Krzic for being awarded the Award for Excellence in Open Education

Congratulations to Maja Krzic for being awarded the Award for Excellence in Open Education

Congratulations to Maja Krzic on being the 8th recipient of the Award for Excellence in Open Education. Dr. Maja Krzic’s leadership has been instrumental in transforming provincial, national, and international post-secondary soil science education by establishing the Virtual Soil Science Learning Resources (VSSLR) group with 30 Canadian soil scientists, media developers, students, and educators focused on developing […]

World’s city greening experts gather in Vancouver

World’s city greening experts gather in Vancouver

Vancouver will host the largest international conference on urban forestry ever held, with more than 700 urban greening experts from across the world assembling in Vancouver next week. Trees and green spaces are crucial components of our cities and towns. However, most cities are still losing trees and green spaces due to climate change, invasive […]

The Sopron Story: Looking back 60 years later

The Sopron Story: Looking back 60 years later

How 200 Hungarian forestry students found their way to UBC. Learn more