Documentation:Research Commons/FIRE Talks/2014-2015/Interdisciplinarity across the Globe
Interdisciplinarity across the Globe
WHAT: UBC researchers have interests and partnerships with people around the world. Meanwhile, more people than ever are migrating and interacting across the globe. What are the ramifications, positive or negative, of a world in motion? What can we learn when our research crosses borders?
- Spark your thinking: Consider cultural communication, global migration, subjective well-being, migration growth in Asia, international relations, research partners abroad, dispute resolution, economics and trade, globalization, human rights, artistic collaborations, local-global relations
WHEN: Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 4-6pm
WHERE: Marine Drive Commonsblock, 2205 Lower Mall
Want to participate?
ATTEND: Any graduate student can attend a FIREtalk! You do not need to submit a presentation to attend a FIREtalk and participate in the discussions. Register in advance, or simply show up!
- Crossing 3 seas: a tale of collaboration - Kilim Park (IGSP)
- FireTalk & Your Career - Mehdi Piltan (Industrial Engineering Group)
- Greetings from Pabwoc, 'post-war' Northern Uganda - Lara Rosenoff Gauvin (Anthropology)
- Investigating people-forest relations in Kenya - Gloria Kendi Borona (Forestry)
- Politics without Borders? - David Moscrop (Political Science)
- Religion & health in China: two studies - Stephen Pan (Public Health)
- Transnationalism & Views Same-Sex Marriage - Skyler Wang (Sociology)
If you have any comments or questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gloria Kendi Borona
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