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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: October 2, 2019

Current edition: October 2, 2019

Current Edition:
October 2, 2019

 

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Used books needed for United Way campaign

Readers unite! Donations of gently-used books are now being collected for the Okanagan campus United Way campaign. The Office of the AVP Learning Services is collecting gently used books to be sold in the Library foyer throughout the fall. Book carts will be available for browsing and books will change as donations are made and […]

Continuing Studies Fall Calendar now available

Photography, wine studies, writing, and computer skills are on the agenda this fall, with the launch of the Continuing Studies Fall Calendar. Looking for a workshop on blogging? Looking for courses that bring out the best in your writing? Looking for the best food and wine pairings? Continuing Studies has courses on it. Most employee […]

Breakfast fund-raiser kicks off campus United Way campaign 2010

More than 400 brown-bag breakfasts were sold on September 30 as UBC's Okanagan campus United Way campaign kicked into high gear. The Walk-Thru Breakfast raised nearly $1,800 and featured LCD televisions and an iPod as prizes courtesy of IT, Media and Classroom Services. "We appreciate the great support of ITServices, all those who did baking, […]

External review currently underway for the Equity and Access & Diversity offices

UBC's Equity and Access & Diversity offices are currently undergoing an external review. All faculty, students, staff and alumni are invited to provide input. The deadline for receipt of comments is Friday, Oct. 8. To find out more read the September 7 memo to the UBC community and the external review terms of reference.

Student life on campus, anytime, anywhere

UBC students have a variety of new ways to find out the latest information about student life on the Okanagan campus. Campus Life has created a new news blog to keep everyone as up to date as possible. With ongoing updates on co-op education, campus events and important dates, international learning opportunities, career workshops and […]

VOICE researchers present at international WHO conference

This July, a team of UBC researchers and health professionals headed to Geneva, Switzerland, as invited guests at the World Health Organization's International Union of Health Promotion and Education conference, held every three years for leaders in the health promotion field.