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18 Nov 2019

Call for Proposals: Advancing Education Renewal applications open December 1

Are you passionate about transforming the learning environment for students?

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17 Jan 2020

Kennall Ho appointed Academic Director for UBC's Cloud Innovation Centre (CIC)

We are pleased to announce that Kendall Ho, MD, FRCPC has been appointed as Academic Director for UBC’s Community Health and Wellbeing CIC , a collaboration with Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS).

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17 Jan 2020

UBC named one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People in 2020

UBC has been recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People in 2020, for the eighth consecutive year. This special designation recognizes the employers that offer the nation’s best workplaces and programs for young people starting their careers.

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16 Jan 2020

Naznin Virji-Babul appointed Senior Advisor to the Provost on Women and Gender-Diverse Faculty

A message from Andrew Szeri, Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UBC Vancouver

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16 Dec 2019

Margaret Schabas appointed Senior Advisor to the Provosts on Academic Freedom

A message from Andrew Szeri, Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UBC Vancouver and Ananya Mukherjee Reed, Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UBC Okanagan:

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12 Dec 2019

Initiatives and resources to help build a more inclusive UBC

A message from Andrew Szeri, Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UBC Vancouver; Ananya Mukherjee Reed, Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UBC Okanagan; and Marcia Buchholz, Managing Director, Human Resources Advisory P

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11 Dec 2019

Two new Faculties for UBC Okanagan

A message from Ananya Mukherjee Reed, Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UBC Okanagan:

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11 Dec 2019

Funding opportunity for complex, and critically important, climate solutions research

The Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions (PICS) is accepting project applications under its $1M Theme Partnership Program, which supports research into particularly complex—and critically important—climate mitigation and adaptation challenges.

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