LFS Fall Preview Day!

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If you’ve ever dreamed of helping remote communities get equal access to water, compelled to stand up for animal rights, or inspired to share your passion for a sustainable food system with the next generation, the Faculty of Land and Food Systems (LFS) may be the right Faculty for you. Whether you’re in high school and exploring your post-secondary options for the first time, or already in a college/university program and looking for a change, we invite you bring your friends and family to meet with us at our LFS Fall Preview Day.

Join us for LFS Fall Preview Day and you will:

  • Find out what makes our Faculty and programs unique
  • Learn more about our three undergraduate Bachelor of Science degrees
  • Hear from staff, students, and faculty who will share their passions with you
  • Have your questions answered about next steps to submit an application

At Fall Preview Day, there will be designated Student Services staff available to answer your advising and admission related questions. You will learn about some of the many exciting career opportunities available to LFS graduates and have an opportunity to meet with current LFS students who are excited to share their UBC and LFS experiences with you!

When: Saturday, November 24, 2018

Time: 10:00am to 12:30pm (check-in starts at 9:30am)

Where: UBC Food, Nutrition and Health Building

Registration: Registration for this event will open on October 17. Please check back here for more information!

Post Secondary Showcase 2018!

On Wednesday, October 24th, Clayton Heights is hosting the Post Secondary Showcase! There will be eighteen institutions from around BC represented! This will give you the opportunity to ask questions such as:

  • Admission: dates for admissions or early admissions
  • Requirements for applications
  • Entrance marks/scholarships
  • Special programs they may offer.

There will be two sessions during Block A & B that you may sign up for (you will be called down to sign up on October 22nd and 23rd). Session 1 is from 12:00pm-12:45pm and Session 2 will be 12:50pm-1:30pm. The mini fair will be in the hub from 1:35pm-2:30pm.

The following universities will be here visiting:

  • Corpis Cristi College
  • Justice Institute of BC
  • Farleigh Dickinson University
  • BCIT
  • Langara College
  • SFU
  • Trinity Western University
  • Thompson Rivers University
  • Nicola Valley Institute of Technology
  • Douglas College
  • Capilano University
  • University of Northern BC
  • University of Victoria
  • Vancouver Island University
  • University of the Fraser Valley
  • Vancouver Community College
  • Kwantlen Polytechnic University
  • Canadian Arm Forces/Royal Military College

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YOUTH SPEAK UP

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Do you have a voice that you want heard? Are you interested in being involved and improving your community?

If you’re age 13-18 or in grade 8-12, join us at City Hall for a day of workshops and activities to discuss community topics that are important to you and your community.

We hope to amplify your voice and advocate for recommendations made at the forum.

You will receive volunteer hours for participating. Refreshments and a lunch will be provided.

Location: Surrey City Hall, 13450 104 Ave

Date: October 26, 2018

Time: 8:30 AM – 3:15 PM

Register for Youth Speak Up

Space is limited, so register quickly!

Call 604-501-5566 or register online using number 4623387 for this free one-day event.

Register Now!

TD Scholarship for Community Leadership

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Unique in Canada, The TD Scholarships for Community Leadership are designed to recognize the achievements of youth who are making a difference and help them realize their educational goals. After all, today’s community-minded students are tomorrow’s leaders. TD awards 20 scholarships across Canada, provided there are qualified applicants.

We’re interested in hearing from students who have demonstrated consistent and outstanding dedication to solving a community problem or making their community a better place. For example, you may be cleaning up the environment, promoting social justice, or fighting child poverty.

Up to $10,000 For tuition, up to a maximum of four years

$7,500 a year For living expenses, up to a maximum of four years

Up to $70,000 Value per scholarship awarded

Eligibility

  • Have demonstrated community leadership
  • Are in the final year of high school
  • Have a minimum overall grade average of 75% in their most recently completed school year

Learn More!

Apply Now!