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University Relations publishes The Exchange as an email newsletter distributed to faculty and staff on the first and third Wednesday of each month.

Current edition: July 2, 2020

Current edition: July 2, 2020

Current Edition:
July 2, 2020

 

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Adrienne Vedan appointed Senior Advisor on Indigenous Affairs

Adrienne Vedan, new Senior Advisor to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor on Indigenous Affairs.

Adrienne Vedan, a respected leader currently serving as Director of Aboriginal Programs and Services, has been appointed as Senior Advisor to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor on Indigenous Affairs, effective July 1.

Thank you to Ian Cull for 15 years of exceptional leadership

Ian Cull, Senior Advisor on Indigenous Affairs for UBC Okanagan.

At the end of June, we are saying farewell to one of the architects of our extraordinary university community, as Ian Cull pursues a most well-earned retirement.

UBC to establish new downtown Kelowna presence

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UBC will be establishing a new university presence in downtown Kelowna with plans to build a mixed-use building at the former Daily Courier location at 550 Doyle Avenue.

Gino DiLabio named Dean pro tem of the Irving K. Barber Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences and the Irving K. Barber Faculty of Science

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Dr. Gino DiLabio has accepted an extension as Dean pro tem of the Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences. Dr. DiLabio’s initial pro tem appointment will conclude June 30, 2020; the extended term will begin July 1 2020, and end no later than December 31, 2020.

Pick Your Peak Stair Climb Challenge is back

Pick Your Peak Stair Climb Challenge is back

Pick Your Peak is a fun and inclusive way to encourage staff and faculty to incorporate movement and activity in the day. Stair climbing is a great way to boost cardiovascular health, build muscle and strengthen the core.

A physical food hub for UBCO

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In conjunction with the UBC Sustainability Scholars Program, Campus Health is working on a project titled: Envisioning a Physical Food Hub at UBCO.