Vancouver

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) — help prevent the spread of illness

As you know, the global situation regarding the coronavirus illness (COVID-19) is fast changing with about 50 countries, including Canada, now reporting cases. At this stage, the Public Health Agency of Canada continues to determine the risk as low for Canada. However, we do recognize that the uncertain nature of this virus means you may […]

UBC Climate Emergency Engagement — share your voice

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. In December, the UBC Board of Governors unanimously endorsed the university’sDeclaration on the Climate Emergency, responding to the advocacy of our students, faculty and staff. This declaration […]

Share your thoughts on changing UBC’s academic year

For over a year, a working group of the Senate Academic Policy Committee has been established to gain feedback from faculty and students on how terms and examinations are scheduled. The aim is to respond to decades-long calls from students for a Winter Session Term 1 break. The group is looking at possible options for […]

Announcing a new Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Principal, UBC Okanagan

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.   I am pleased to announce that Professor Lesley Cormack has been appointed as the new Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Principal, UBC Okanagan. She will formally begin the […]

Letter from Santa

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. I am pleased to announce the February 2020 edition of Letter from Santa, a regular communication to members of the UBC community. In this newsletter, I will […]