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10 Feb 2020

Provost’s Distinguished Lecture Series on Race and Leadership: March 19 with Arig al Shaibah

You are invited to a public lecture with Arig al Shaibah, Associate Vice-President, Equity and Inclusion, at McMaster University, on March 19, as part of the Provost’s Distinguished Lecture Series on Race and Leadership.

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10 Feb 2020

IGNITE Book Club begins Feb. 24

The IGNITE Book Club is designed with and for racialized faculty to allow for the exploration and discussion of memoirs written by renowned racialized authors.

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28 Jan 2020

Consideration of the extension of appointment of Dr. Sara-Jane Finlay, Associate Vice-President, Equity and Inclusion

An Advisory Committee has been established with a mandate to advise the Provost; the Vice-President, Students; the Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Principal, UBC Okanagan; and the Vice-President, Human Resources, on an extension of the appointment for the Associate Vice-President, Equity and Inclusion.

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11 Dec 2019

Two new Faculties for UBC Okanagan

The UBC Board of Governors has approved a plan to create two new Faculties at UBC Okanagan. On July 1, 2020, the Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences (IKBSAS) will be growing and transitioning into two autonomous Faculties, one for the sciences and the other for the arts and social sciences.

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28 Nov 2019

Search for a new Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President Academic Affairs

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

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22 Nov 2019

Academic concession process during the Metro Vancouver transit strike

As you know, Coast Mountain Bus Company transit workers and SeaBus operators are continuing their job action. The union has announced that it will initiate a complete bus and SeaBus system shutdown across Metro Vancouver Nov.

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13 Nov 2019

Deadline extended for UBC Vantage College Academic Director applications 

On September 30, we embarked on a search for a new Academic Director, UBC Vantage College. The deadline for this posting has now been extended to December 23, 2019

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08 Nov 2019

Student Evaluations of Teaching Open Forum taking place November 25

On November 25, 2019, UBC students, staff and faculty are invited to participate in the Student Evaluations of Teaching Open Forum.

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02 Oct 2019

Search for a new Academic Director, UBC Vantage College

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

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24 Sep 2019

Statement from the Provost regarding controversial speakers

To the students, faculty and staff of UBC:

I wish to address the community on news that the student-led UBC Students for Freedom of Expression, which is independent of the university, has invited several controversial speakers to present their views on campus through the fall.

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