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Workshops at a glance: February 15, 2012

February 15, 2012 | Filed under: Workshops

Here are some professional development opportunities for faculty and staff at UBC's Okanagan campus over the next few weeks

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Heat finish first season of league play

February 15, 2012 | Filed under: News | Tags: ,

The Heat

Men's volleyball team claims playoff spot

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Research Rocks at UBC's Okanagan campus Mar. 5 to 9

February 15, 2012 | Filed under: News | Tags:

Research Rocks

There is no doubt that research rocks at UBC's Okanagan campus and Celebrate Research Week is the time to tell everyone how.

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New book: Training Spanish Speakers to Perceive and Pronounce English Vowels

February 13, 2012 | Filed under: Research Spotlight

New book: Training Spanish Speakers to Perceive and Pronounce English Vowels

Grisel Garcia Perez, assistant professor of Spanish, has just published a book that looks at some crucial aspects of learning a foreign language.

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Facilities Management gives kudos for fire drill readiness in January

February 13, 2012 | Filed under: People | Tags:

Fire, Life and Safety Technician Brian Toering discusses fire drill evacuation procedures with Residence Life staff.

In January, Brian Toering -- Fire, Life and Safety Technician with Facilities Management -- conducted a series of fire drills across campus and was impressed with how efficiently two groups responded.

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Upcoming Finance workshops

February 9, 2012 | Filed under: Workshops | Tags:

Accounting 101 and Finance Overview, Smart Forms training, Understanding financial risks and internal controls and Navigating FMS nQuery

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Susan Murch featured in Hawai'i breadfruit research documentary

February 9, 2012 | Filed under: Research Spotlight

Susan Murch featured in Hawai'i breadfruit research documentary

A new video documentary produced by the Breadfruit Institute explores research to preserve breadfruit and expand its use in reforestation and as a food staple throughout the tropics.

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Swett wins annual on-campus chess tournament

February 8, 2012 | Filed under: News

On February 4, Graham Swett made it two years in a row.

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Eight entrepreneurial students sought for Startup Weekend

February 8, 2012 | Filed under: News

A golden opportunity is coming up for UBC students to see if their entrepreneurial ideas are viable. Mar. 2 to 4 is Startup Weekend in Kelowna

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Let's talk about signage

February 7, 2012 | Filed under: News | Tags:

Facilities Management reminds campus community about notices, posters and signs

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