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14 Jun 2018

Extension of Appointment of Dr. Michael Coughtrie, Dean, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Following the recommendation of Professor Santa Ono, UBC is pleased to announce that the Board of Governors has approved the extension of Dr. Michael Coughtrie’s appointment as Dean, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, for a second five-year term...

  • Reappointment

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13 Jun 2018

Message from the Provost for Summer 2018

Hello everyone. I would like to begin by extending heartfelt congratulations to UBC’s newest graduates, the Class of 2018!

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12 Jun 2018

The TLEF 2019 funding round is now open

Call for Letters of Intent for Undergraduate Program Evaluation and Renewal projects and Large Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund Transformation projects. The deadline for both is 3:00 p.m.on July 12, 2018.  

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28 May 2018

Announcing the appointment of Dr. Simon Bates, Associate-Provost, Teaching and Learning

Dr. Simon Bates has been appointed to the role of Associate-Provost, Teaching and Learning for a 5-year term beginning July 1, 2018.

  • New

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22 May 2018

Strategic plan poster now available

In April, UBC launched its new strategic plan, Shaping UBC's Next Century. The vision and goals are now available in a simple poster format and will be distributed across the Vancouver and Okanagan campuses, and other learning sites.

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17 May 2018

Call for nominations and applications: Inspiring Science and Innovating Science Awards

Nature Research has recently lauched a call for nominations and applications for two new awards: Inspiring Science and Innovating Science Awards. Deadline for nominations for the Inspiring Science Award is Friday, May 18th. 

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10 May 2018

CTLT 2018 Spring Institute

Interested in innovative teaching, learning, and technology happening at UBC? Registration for the 2018 CTLT Spring Institute is now open.

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10 May 2018

Congratulations to the 2017/18 Killam Award Winners for excellence in teaching

As one of six Killam institutions, UBC offers yearly awards from the Killam Endowment Fund to faculty and teaching assistants who demonstrate excellence in teaching. 

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