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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: March 6, 2019

Current edition: March 6, 2019

Current Edition:
March 6, 2019



More Exchange news

Year-end review of research and innovation at UBC Okanagan

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Topics of discussion will include a review of our core research strengths, updates on new and expanding programs and partnerships, and major infrastructure programs and projects, including the Innovation Precinct and the Digital Learning Factory.

Enactus UBC Okanagan puts on a performance

For the second consecutive year, Enactus UBC Okanagan earned the Regional Champion award in the Scotiabank Environmental Challenge at the Western Canada Regional Exposition.

Congratulations to the Enactus UBC Okanagan team on a great performance at this year’s Enactus Western Canada Regional Exposition last week in Calgary, AB.

Host your own Pit Stop

Host a Pit Stop and invite your campus partners to learn more about what your group is about. Departments or units willing to host a Pit Stop can collect donations for the UBC Okanagan United Way campaign.

Nominate a graduating student to attend this year's Graduation Ball

The Graduation Ball is a great opportunity for you to celebrate with the students you’ve mentored, advised and guided throughout their university career.

Nominate an outstanding graduating student, and they could win a free ticket to attend Graduation Ball at the Delta Grand Hotel on March 23.

Follow the leader: Lessons from female CIOs in higher education

Follow the Leader: Lessons from Female CIOs in Higher Education Event

Hear from a panel of three leading female CIO from BC’s post-secondary institutions about their leadership journey at Follow the Leader: Lessons from Female CIOs in Higher Education on March 8. 

2019 Researchers of the Year

Jonathan Corbett, assoc. prof. of geography and SSHRC researcher of the year, Kasun Hewage, prof. of engineering and NSERC researcher of the year, and Rachelle Hole, assoc. prof. of social work and health researcher of the year.

Each year, we recognize the outstanding achievements researchers who have made significant contributions to research and/or creative scholarly activity at UBC Okanagan.