Shirley Ting

ACRE/ACAM Administrative Coordinator

Office: St. John’s College (2111 Lower Mall)

Shirley (she/her) is a second-generation Chinese Canadian who grew up on the ancestral and unceded territories of the hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ (Halkomelem) and Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) speaking peoples. She recently graduated with a BSc in Global Resource Systems, specializing in global nutrition and health, and minoring in ACAM. In addition, Shirley conducts community-engaged research for UBC INSTRCC. Her projects primarily focus on examining the intersections of food, community, identity, and health in the context of BC. Her work and research is inspired by her friends and family. Outside of UBC, Shirley enjoys eating snacks, watching sappy dramas with her Grandmother, and reading.