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Forum on the Effective Mentorship of Racialized Graduate Students: June 24 2022
Graduate students, faculty and staff are invited to join the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies on June 24, 2022, for a day-long forum on effective mentorship of racialized graduate students.
Dr. Elizabeth Saewyc reappointed Director, School of Nursing
Dr. Elizabeth Saewyc, Professor and Distinguished University Scholar, has been reappointed as Director of the UBC School of Nursing . Her new five-year term will begin on July 1, 2022.
Under Dr. Saewyc’s leadership, the school has grown...
Annie Yim appointed as Deputy Registrar
Annie Yim has been appointed as the Deputy Registrar at UBC.
Equity Enhancement Fund call for proposals
UBC's Equity Enhancement Fund is accepting applications for projects that are responsive to community needs and advance one or more of the actions outlined in UBC’s Inclusion Action Plan. Applications are due by June 5, 2022.
New Students as Partners (SaP) fund cycle open for applications
Faculty and students are invited to submit applications for Students as Partners funding by June 15, 2022. Project grants support faculty-student partnerships to redesign undergraduate courses at UBC Vancouver.
Community Making and Black Flourishing Through the Scarborough Charter: May 14, 2022
On May 13 and 14, 2022, UBC will host the inaugural Inter-Institutional Forum of the Scarborough National Charter on Anti-Black Racism and Black Inclusion in Canadian Higher Education. The forum will include a public symposium, co-hosted by UBC and Simon Fraser University, on May 14.
Celebrate Learning Week: May 9-13 2022
UBC is hosting the 13th Annual Celebrate Learning Week online and in-person May 9-13 2022 under the theme Promoting Inclusivity and Accessibility. The UBC community is encouraged to participate in Celebrate Learning Week by attending events that highlight accessibility for people with disabilities along with inclusive learning, living and working environments for students, faculty and staff.
Larry Leung awarded the West Coast Teaching Excellence Award
Larry Leung, Assistant Professor of Teaching in the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, is the recipient of this year’s West Coast Teaching Excellence Award. Through this award, the British Columbia Teaching and Learning Council (BCTLC) honours excellence in teaching in publicly funded colleges, institutes and universities in British Columbia and the Yukon.