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23 Sep 2021

Returning Home and Pathways to Reconciliation

Film screening and Q&A with Phyllis Webstad
27 September 2021; 11:00am – 1:00pm
Live, in-person event at the Chan Centre

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14 Sep 2021

Student Experience of Instruction Open Forum: Sept. 28, 12:00-1:30pm

We have an upcoming open forum (Sept. 28, 12:00-1:30 p.m.) to discuss how we will implement recommendations about Student Experience of Instruction, focusing on upcoming revisions and changes to the end-of-course student surveys.

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10 Sep 2021

Dr. Jenny Phelps appointed Assistant Vice-Provost for Graduate & Postdoctoral Strategic Academic Initiatives

Dr. Jenny Phelps has been appointed to the newly created role of Assistant Vice-Provost, Graduate & Postdoctoral Strategic Academic Initiatives, effective Sept. 7, 2021

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08 Sep 2021

Ten UBC faculty elected to Royal Society of Canada in 2021

The Royal Society of Canada has announced that 10 UBC faculty members are among this year's Fellows and Members of the College of New Scholars, Artists

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08 Sep 2021

Provost’s Lecture Series on Academic Freedom: Sept. 23 with Lynn Smith, O.C. Q.C.

You are invited to the first lecture in our Autumn 2021 Provost's Lecture Series on Academic Freedom, on Sept. 23, 2021, with Lynn Smith.

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02 Sep 2021

Return to Campus Planning Digest: Archive

On behalf of Andrew Szeri, Provost and Vice-President Academic, UBC Vancouver, we are pleased to share our Return to Campus Planning Digest with you.

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30 Aug 2021

Supporting Temporarily Remote Students: CTLT Resources

Some students returning to classes this fall may be delayed in their return due to self-isolation requirements, timelines around visa processing or other circumstances. The Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology has created a new resource designed to guide faculty who are approaching the term with a mix of in-person and remote students.

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18 Aug 2021

Book Launch - Nerve: Lessons On Leadership From Two Women Who Went First (Sept. 29 2021)

Join Dr. Martha Piper and Dr. Indira Samarasekera, in-person and online, in celebrating the publication of their book Nerve: Lessons on Leadership from Two Women Who Went First.

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