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Friday, May 12, 2017

Announcing a new Provost and VP Academic, UBC Vancouver

I am pleased to announce that Professor Andrew Szeri has been appointed as the new Provost and Vice-President Academic, for UBC Vancouver.

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12 May 2017

Ten UBC researchers among latest Canada Research Chair appointments

Ten UBC researchers were among the latest Canada Research Chairs appointments, accompanied by a boost in federal funding totaling $8.6 million. 

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08 May 2017

Karen McKellin wins UBC President's Service Award for Excellence

Karen McKellin, Executive Director, International Student Initiative, has been awarded a President's Service Award for Excellence.

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21 Apr 2017

Alternative Housing Options: Free Seminar

Renting and owning a home is a signicant challenge for many in Vancouver due to housing availability, suitability and affordability. Are there any alternatives to traditional options of renting and owning?

  • Support + Resources

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20 Apr 2017

External Review of the Sauder School of Business

An External Review of the Sauder School of Business was conducted January 18-20, 2017.

  • External Reviews

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13 Apr 2017

UBC PhD Career Outcomes

For the first time, UBC Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies has tracked PhD career outcomes, starting with the 3805 graduates from 2005 to 2013.

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Thursday, April 13, 2017

Appointment of the new Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry

UBC is pleased to announce that the Board of Governors has accepted the President’s recommendation to appoint Dr. Mary MacDougall as the new Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry for a five-year term commencing August 1, 2017.

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16 Mar 2017

Continuing Studies to become UBC Extended Learning

Yesterday, the Vancouver Senate approved the evolution of Continuing Studies (CS) into a new unit called UBC Extended Learning (UBC ExL), effective July 1, 2017.

  • Initiatives

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