MLWS News

MLWS 2020 District of North Vancouver Field Trip

On January 11th, the Master of Land and Water Systems students and faculty ventured to the District of North Vancouver for the first field trip of the new year. The group braved the wind chill in the company of MLWS alumna Erika Nassichuk, an Environmental Protection Officer and Richard Boase, a Section Manager Environmental Sustainability […]

MLWS Student Feature: “Can we responsibly grow enough food?”

Skylar Kylstra believes it is possible to feed nine billion people by 2050. Skylar Kylstra, current Master of Land and Water Systems student and UBC Global Resource Systems alumna, has been featured on UBC’s Our Potential site to discuss her expertise on food security. Read more about what Skylar has to say concerning food security here. […]

Esri Canada Scholarship 2020

Esri Canada Scholarship 2020 Award: $2,000 plus software & training Deadline: Monday, February 24, 2020 Applicants: Must be current UBC students The Esri Canada Scholarship Award application period is open! Demonstrate your use of GIS for the opportunity to receive $2,000 in funding, plus software and training. The deadline is on Monday, February 24, 2020. […]