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ProDev Courses for Engineering Students

ProDev Courses for Engineering Students

The Pulp and Paper Centre offers various professional development courses, open to all Engineering students, including Coop. Get hands-on experience, gain technical skills and knowledge before applying for jobs in industry. Limited registration now open.

Intro to Pulp & Paper Technology Course – Registration Open

Intro to Pulp & Paper Technology Course – Registration Open

Limited registration for Introduction to Pulp and Paper Technology course is now open. Course runs April 13-15, 2016.

Q&A with David McDonald

Q&A with David McDonald

Interview with guest speaker David McDonald, President of JDMcD Consulting Inc. and former Vice-President, University Programs and Strategic Partnerships at FPInnovations.

Pulp Digest

Latest PPC newsletter is now available.

Boeing, Canadian Aviation Industry Launch Sustainable Aviation Biofuel Project

Boeing, Canadian Aviation Industry Launch Sustainable Aviation Biofuel Project

A consortium that includes Boeing will assess whether forest waste could also be harnessed to produce sustainable aviation biofuel using thermochemical processing.

Cast-off cedar logs used for more than just heating at UBC

Cast-off cedar logs used for more than just heating at UBC

PPC faculty associate and assistant professor Heather Trajano is extracting valuable compounds from western red cedar waste wood (used to for heating and energy generation at UBC).

Advancing The World’s Bio-Economy

Advancing The World’s Bio-Economy

As featured on UBC’s Office of the Vice President Research & International

Winter Holiday Paper Crafts Class

Winter Holiday Paper Crafts Class

At PPC’s Winter Holiday Paper Crafts class you will make beautiful holiday greeting cards, handmade wrapping paper, tree ornaments as well as plantable flower paper. Stay for the full 4 hours or pop in for a while.

Green Bio-Products Information Session

Green Bio-Products Information Session

Find out how a Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) degree in Green Bio-Products can help take your career to the next level.

Professor Boris Stoeber

Seminar: Topics in Microfluidics and Sensing Technology

BORIS STOEBER, Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, UBC and Canada Research Chair in Microfluidics and Sensing Technology