UBC Professor, Heather Trajano, used her Peter Wall Research Mentorship Award to extract valuable antimicrobial compounds from UBC's cedar wastewood before they are used to heat buildings.
Read more in The Wall Papers.
Smart Mom, a new Wall Solutions project, is helping bring digital, prenatal education to the remote, northern researches of British Columbia.
Learn more in The Wall Papers.
At a recent Wall Wednesday, Wall Associate and UBC Journalism Professor, Alfred Hermida, talks about his new book, Tell Everyone, and gives us an insider's view into how the dynamics of social media privilege more grassroots activist voices and negate the forces of institutional elites. Listen to the podcast.
Evan Fraser, expert in food security and Peter Wall International Visiting Research Scholar, draws on his experiences from around the world to shed light on strategies and options for how to sustainably feed nine billion people. Listen to the podcast.
Join the Institute for the Wall Wednesdays Afternoon Series - a series of afternoon talks held every other Wednesday in the Peter Wall Ideas Lunch & Wine Bar from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Attendees receive 15% off their first purchase before and after the talk.