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27 Oct 2021

Dr. Susan Rowley appointed as Director of Museum of Anthropology

The University of British Columbia has appointed Dr. Susan Rowley to a three-year term as Director of MOA. Dr. Rowley has served as Acting Director since July 1, 2021.

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20 Oct 2021

Collecting informal mid-course student feedback

As we pass the middle of another unusual term, faculty considering additional ways to check in on their students’ learning and wellbeing are encouraged to consider collecting informal mid-course feedback.

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20 Oct 2021

3M National Teaching Fellowship nominations open for 2022

The 3M National Teaching Fellowship is Canada’s most prestigious recognition of excellence in educational leadership and teaching at the post-secondary level. The award recognizes and rewards a faculty member who, in addition to being known for extraordinary teaching, is active in promoting exemplary teaching in others. 

The Call for Nominations for 2022 is now open.

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19 Oct 2021

Count yourself in! Complete the Employment Equity Survey

Count yourself in using the new and updated Employment Equity Survey and help build a more inclusive UBC.

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18 Oct 2021

Submit your comments as part of an external review of the UBC Learning Exchange

A message from Andrew Szeri, Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UBC Vancouver; Robin Ciceri, Vice-President, External Relations; Simon Bates, Associate Provost, Teaching and Learning; and Adriaan de Jager, Associate Vice-President, Government Relations and Community Engagement

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13 Oct 2021

Call for proposals: Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Seed program

About the SoTL Seed program 

The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Seed Program pairs graduate research assistants (SoTL Specialists) with instructors and professors who are interested in e

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08 Oct 2021

Faculty who are interested in open access are invited to apply for Open Educational Resources (OER) Fund Implementation Grants.


About the OER fund 

The Open Educational Resources (OER) Fund supports open education at UBC Vancouver through two grant streams:  

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07 Oct 2021

Provost’s Lecture Series on Academic Freedom: November 4 with Prof. Akeel Bilgrami

You are invited to the next lecture in our Autumn 2021 Provost's Lecture Series on Academic Freedom, on November4, 2021, with Prof. Akeel Bilgrami.

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