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29 Jan 2018

Freedom of Expression in the Modern University: Discussion with Professor Richard Moon

Date and Time
January 29, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location
Jack Poole Hall, 2nd floor, Alumni Centre
6163 University Boulevard

This event is part of the ongoing UBC conversation regarding Freedom of Expression at UBC. Professor Richard Moon is Canada’s foremost expert on freedom of expression. 

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17 Jan 2018

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

The term of Dr. Michael Coughtrie’s appointment is coming to an end on July 31 2018.  Dr. Coughtrie has indicated his willingness to consider an extension to his appointment as Dean of the Faculty.

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09 Jan 2018

UBC to host Canada’s largest gathering of scholars: Congress 2019

We are delighted to announce that UBC has been selected to play host to the 2019 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences at our Point Grey campus between June 1 and June 7, 2019.We are delighted to announce that UBC has been selected to play host to the 2019 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences at our Point Grey campus between June 1 and June 7, 2019.

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08 Dec 2017

Dr. Laura Moss appointed as Academic Convenor for Congress 2019

I am pleased to announce that Dr Laura Moss has been appointed as Academic Convenor for Congress 2019, to be hosted at UBC Point Grey campus from June 1 to June 7, 2019.

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08 Nov 2017

Freedom of Expression Matters: Join the Conversation

As follow-up to his September 5th letter to the UBC community, Professor Santa J. Ono received a draft statement on freedom of expression at the end of September from an internal working group convened by Professor Neil Guppy, Senior Advisor to the Provosts on Academic Freedom.

We welcome your thoughts and encourage you to view the statement online. We also invite you to be part of the conversation and share your own views from now until December 8, 2017. 

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14 Aug 2017

Meet Professor Gail Murphy, UBC's new Vice-President Research and Innovation

Accomplished computer science professor. Co-founder and board member of one of UBC’s most successful spin-off companies. Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. Experienced administrator. Meet Dr. Gail Murphy, UBC’s new Vice-President, Research and Innovation (VPRI) effective August 14, 2017.

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14 Jul 2017

View UBC’s 2016-2017 Annual Report

UBC’s 2016-2017 Annual Report has launched in a new downloadable format, it includes top highlights, high-level performance measures and financial information. Please take some time to read the many accomplishments of our students, faculty staff and alumni.

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13 Apr 2017

UBC PhD Career Outcomes

For the first time, UBC Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies has tracked PhD career outcomes, starting with the 3805 graduates from 2005 to 2013.

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05 Dec 2016

Leadership announcement in the Faculty of Applied Science

UBC regrets to announce that Dean Marc Parlange has accepted a position as Provost and Senior Vice-President at Monash University, and is resigning as Dean of the Faculty of Applied Science effective June 4, 2017.

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