Past Events

Mushroom Foraging Trip 2016

Mushroom Foraging Trip 2016

On October 1st, 2016, our team trekked into the forest and learned about wild mushroom identification. Fall Wild Edibles tours focus on how to SAFELY identify wild mushrooms like porcini, chanterelle, honey, wild oysters and dozens more edibles that you will never find in the grocery store! Our ever-popular “Wild Edible Identification Trips” was a 2-hour trips […]

UN Forum on Forests – Major Group Children and Youth

UN Forum on Forests – Major Group Children and Youth

Several of our IFSA-UBC alumni and members have participated in the Major Group Children and Youth at the United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF) and related processes in Switzerland (Feb. 2 – 6, 2015). “This focal point system is intended to be a fluid, flexible mechanism to help facilitate coordination, planning and discussion on UNFF-related […]

International Food Night: An evening of food and fun

International Food Night: An evening of food and fun

We had a fantastic evening, with delicious food, awesome raffle prizes and a compelling talk by Peter Ladner! Gifts for first and second place chefs were handed out after a rigorous voting process, as well as a special gift for the most local dish. Thank you to all those who participated and help raise over […]

Showcase: Forestry in Spain!

Showcase: Forestry in Spain!

OPEN CALL: theme ideas for IFSS 2014!

There is an open call for ideas for the International Forestry Students’ Symposium 2014 theme. We are looking for a theme for the conference that relates to the people, places, and forests we will be visiting on our IFSS 2014 tour in BC. Ideally, we are looking for a theme that relates broadly to topics in international forestry […]

IFSS 2014 wants YOU!!

ABOUT IFSS 2014 The International Forestry Students’ Symposium (IFSS) is the largest annual meeting of the International Forestry Students’ Association (IFSA), a global network of forestry and forest sciences student. The IFSS is a two-week long annual event that brings together over 100 students from all over the globe, creating a forum for cultural exchange […]

Countries in Focus: Guyana

The International Students’ Association (ISA) and the International Forestry Students’ Association (IFSA) present COUNTRIES IN FOCUS: GUYANA Guyana is a small country in South America, one of the few Caribbean countries that is not an island, and the only South American country whose official language is English. —————– MOVIE NIGHT: Friday, March 1st, 2013 at […]

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