10 videos

COP27: Critically-Engaged Voices

PWIAS and UBC Climate Hub partnered to document critically-engaged voices at COP27, especially Indigenous voices. These videos were recorded by Indigenous youth communicator Isaka Huni Kui, from the Huni Kui delegation at COP27, led by Chief Ninawa Huni Kui, Wall International Indigenous Scholar at UBC.

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2022-23 Catalyst Program

The Catalyst Program connects scholars, students, artists, disciplines, sectors and communities to activate new ways of knowing and acting together to address the urgency, scale and complexity of the climate and biodiversity crises and movements for climate justice.

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On Feeling and Knowing: Radical Conversations about Teaching and Learning

How do you engage with students who feel shocked, guilty, embarrassed, upset, angry, or grief-stricken? How do you harness feelings of wonder, generosity, compassion, and inspiration?” These candid conversations with seasoned educators working at the creative frontiers of their disciplines are a resource for educators seeking to expand and deepen their teaching practice.

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The Wall Exchange

The Wall Exchange is a free community event that brings experts from diverse fields to Vancouver to discuss issues that impact us all. The Wall Exchange is typically held twice per year in the spring and fall at the Vogue Theatre in downtown Vancouver.

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VIDEO: Earthquake and Tsunami Aftermaths

One year. Eight years. Fifteen years. After disaster, life goes on. Individuals, communities and countries rebuild and restructure, leaving the time of disaster behind while they incorporate its realities into their everyday lives. What is the relationship between time and transformation in the wake of major natural disasters? How do…

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Brett Finlay | Microbes are part of us

Peter Wall Institute Distinguished Scholar Brett Finlay talks about the damage caused by the eradication of beneficial microbes at The Walrus Talks Survival.

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Sara Milstein | The Nippur homicide trial

Wall Scholar Sara Milstein brings ancient law to life as she explains legal reasoning at work during a murder trial in Mesopotamia.

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Jonathan Girard | Conducting and Virtual Reality

Join 2018 Wall Scholar Jonathan Girard to learn about how VR technology is transforming orchestras and the way we train future conductors.

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Malabika Pramanik | Mathematics and its role in the world

From understanding nature, to how our planet operates and what it’s going to look like 10 years from now. Wall Scholar Malabika Pramanik explains why mathematics is important to understand all the functionalities in this world.

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