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Update: Food Hub Market re-opens in CIRS
The Food Hub Market is student-led, not-for-profit community space operating on the main floor of CIRS. The Market provides at-cost groceries for students and others in the community, and works to promote social connection, cultural diversity, and access to affordable food basics at UBC Vancouver.
We sat down with Dr. Mark Johnson, Professor at IRES and EAOS about his CLL project that aims to understand water use in the UBC farm cropping system, including water inputs from rainfall, municipal water, and water used for washing produce and cleaning equipment.
We sat with Eduardo Jovel, Margaret Moss, and Tabitha Robin to discuss their CLL-funded project. Eduardo Jovel is a Professor in the Faculty of Land and Food Systems at UBC, Margaret Moss is the Director of the First Nations House of Learning at UBC, and Tabitha Robin is an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Land and Food Systems.
We’re a research team funded by UBC’s Campus as a Living Lab initiative and we’re inviting all current and former residents of UBC’s Acadia Park Student Family Housing to join us for a series of three workshops where we’ll be investigating what design elements of housing contribute to wellbeing.
UBC's Outdoor Learning Space project was born out of the need to create a space where students could gather and learn outdoors during the pandemic. The project is a collaboration between the Alma Mater Society, Campus and Community Planning, and the School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture (SALA). We spoke with Carole Jolly, Director of Community Development and Transportation at Campus and Community Planning; Blair Satterfield, Chair of the architecture program at SALA and Founder and Director of the HiLo Lab; and Graham Entwistle, Workshop Technician at SALA.
We had the opportunity to speak with the Mind in Motion team, a CLL-funded project. The team includes Dr. Guy Faulkner, a faculty member in the School of Kinesiology, Dr. Madelaine Gierc, a Post Doctoral Fellow in physical activity and public health, and Dr. Lauren Mcbride, Ed.D., the Associate Director of Clinical Services at Counseling Services.