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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: September 18, 2019

Current edition: September 18, 2019

Current Edition:
September 18, 2019

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Let's Thrive UBC

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This November, UBC celebrates 10 years of Thrive with a month of events and initiatives focused on building mental health.

On-campus UBC Okanagan blood donor clinics

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The UBC Okanagan Partners for Life Team invites you to donate blood at on-campus blood donor clinics on October 23 or November 20.

Shelley Ball appointed director of Independent Investigations Office

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Shelley Ball has been appointed as the new director of the Independent Investigations Office (IIO). Shelley joined the IIO in October 2018 and has been the acting director since February 2019.

Recognizing excellence among us

Top row, from left: Andrea Klassen, Andrew Calhoun, Deborah Buszard, Christine Squire and Derek Como. Bottom row, from left: Shannon Hohl, Bruce Mooney, Anthony Dodds, Alana Wright and Robin Whittall.

At last week’s Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Principal’s Town Hall, a number of employees were recognized for their outstanding service to the university at the annual Staff Awards of Excellence.

Campus tours update

Prospective students and families gather in the new starting location of UBC’s Okanagan campus tours, The Commons’ Engagement Theatre.

UBC’s Okanagan campus tours have a new starting location and tour route! Tours are now starting from The Commons' Engagement Theatre (room COM 104).

Student Learning Hub provides new one-stop-shop for UBCO learning services

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Starting in mid-September, undergraduate learning supports and resources at UBC Okanagan will be united into a single entity: the Student Learning Hub.