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Call for nominations: search committee for Vice-Provost, International

In October, Professor Santa Ono indicated the UBC Executive has been exploring how to best situate the institution’s international portfolio within the university. These efforts include the creation of a new senior academic administrative position: the Vice-Provost, International. For the full message from Professor Ono, visit: https://broadcastemail.ubc.ca/2016/10/26/update-search-process-for-key-strategic-roles/ A search committee is being formed to recommend […]

January 28 is Data Privacy Day. Help keep your data secure

As the use of mobile devices such as laptops, tablets, and smartphones increases, the need to be aware of the security risks to your data is also heightened. January 28 is Data Privacy Day, an annual and worldwide effort to empower people to protect their privacy, both online and off. In light of this, I ask you to take a moment to ensure your personal information stays private.

January is Sexual Assault Awareness Month at UBC

Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) is held each year at UBC in January, and aims to raise awareness and understanding about the issues surrounding sexual assault. Several events have been planned for the month, including Denim Day on Wednesday, January 18. On this day, you can choose to wear denim or a Denim Day sticker to show your support for ending sexual assault on campus.

Final call for nominations for representatives to the Vancouver Senate

To: Faculty in Vancouver Elections for representatives of the Joint Faculties on the Vancouver Senate are currently underway, and this email serves as the third and final call for nominations. Four positions remain, and eight have been filled thus far. For more information, and to obtain a nomination form, please visit: https://facultystaff.students.ubc.ca/joint-faculties-representatives-vancouver-senate The extended nomination […]

Update on search for new Provost and VP Academic, UBC Vancouver

If you are a manager of staff whose work is not computer-based, please print this email and display it in a common work area for them to review. To: Faculty and staff in Vancouver and the Okanagan I am writing to inform you that a global search for a suitable candidate for the position of […]