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UBC appoints Dr. Ainsley Carry as the new Vice-President, Students

I am pleased to announce that Dr. Ainsley Carry has been appointed as the new Vice-President, Students, on our Vancouver campus. He will formally begin the role on April 1, 2019.

What will inspire you to work at UBC in 2025? Share your thoughts on shaping UBC’s future workplace

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, staff and students in Vancouver and the Okanagan UBC is developing a Focus on People framework, which will align with other key strategies at the […]

Cannabis legalization: Important information for students

To: Students in Vancouver On October 17, Canada’s Cannabis Act will legalize the purchase, possession, and use of cannabis for adults. If you have questions about the cannabis laws in BC or would like further health information about the use of cannabis, visit As these new laws come into effect, UBC remains committed to […]

Improving the use of your preferred/chosen name

To: Students in Vancouver and the Okanagan Changes to UBC systems will enable staff and faculty to better view and use your preferred name. Why this is important Many members of our community use names that are not their legal name. While we use the phrase “preferred name”, for many people, this is not just […]

Announcing the search for a new Vice-President, Students

To: Faculty, staff and students in Vancouver and the Okanagan I wish to announce that UBC has embarked on a search for a suitable candidate for the position of Vice-President, Students. Last month our current Vice-President, Louise Cowin, announced her decision to resign from the position. During her time at UBC, Louise has demonstrated exceptional […]