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Featured Place at IKBLC: Atlin, BC

Our featured B.C. place for this week is the northern most place we have featured yet: Atlin.

Feature Place at IKBLC: Keremeos

Keremeos is located in the Southern Interior of British Columbia and is in the Similkameen Valley.

Community Historical Recognition Program Video Online

Since 2010, the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre has been working with community organizations on documenting and preservating Chinese Canadian-related family history projects.

Featured Place at IKBLC: Muskwa River

Room 416, a group study room on the fourth floor of the Barber Centre, is named after the Muskwa River.

Dodson Music Series: 'Let's Dance' – February 27 at noon

LET’S DANCE: PIANO MUSIC INSPIRED BY FOLK DANCE Friday February 27th at 12:00 noon in the Dodson Room of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. The Programme includes: “Adios Nonino” by Astor Piazzolla (David Bergeron, piano), “Valses Poeticos” by Enrique Granados (Kunal Moorjani, piano), “The Garden of Eden” by William Bolcom (Margit Juhasz, piano), selections […]

“Humanities From Here" Webcast Online

Webcast hosted by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre.

Drivers of environmental change: focus on energy transitions webcast online

Vaclav Smil is currently a Distinguished Professor in the Faculty of Environment at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada.

Right: A Gallery Exhibition of Emily Carr University community projects class: The Red Tent Campaign

Community Projects: The Red Tent Campaign at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre.

"The Implications of the Death of Osama Bin Laden" Special Lecture Webcast Online

Moderated by St. Johns College Alumnus, Asad Kiyani, this panel features experts who will discuss the global implications of the recent death of Osama Bin Laden.  This panel includes Dr. Jon Beasley-Murray (UBC French, Hispanic, and Italian Studies); Dr. Maxwell A. Cameron (UBC Political Science); Ivan Somlai (Centre for Asia Pacific Initiatives, University of Victoria); […]

Generation One Closing Ceremonies and Reception at IKBLC

On behalf of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre and the Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society (VAHMS), the public is invited to Generation One Art Exhibition’s Closing Ceremonies on Sunday, June 26th, 2011. Location: 1961 East Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Y3 Building: Irving K Barber Centre, Room 261. Schedule of Day’s Event: 1:30pm – […]