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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: December 4, 2019

Current edition: December 4, 2019

Current Edition:
December 4, 2019


More Exchange news

Peer Writing Group Network now accepting applications

Peer Writing Group Network now accepting applications

The College of Graduate Studies, in collaboration with the Centre for Scholarly Communication, is currently recruiting graduate students for the fall intake of its Peer Writing Group Network.

Automated External Defibrillators being made publicly accessible across campus

Automated External Defibrillator case

The centralized campus Automated External Defibrillator (AED) program is being enhanced and moving towards a model that will make these devices publicly accessible.

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.