Focus on People
By Breeonne Baxter on March 5, 2015
See the Vancouver and Okanagan 2014 Workplace Experiences Survey results at http://focusonpeople.ubc.ca/workplace-experiences-survey/. We have a list of the units receiving a unit report in the coming weeks, available at http://focusonpeople.ubc.ca/workplace-experiences-survey/. Please contact your HR Advisor if you need assistance in interpreting the reports.
By Breeonne Baxter on February 4, 2015
The survey results are in! Find out what faculty and staff said about their experiences at UBC at the 2014 Workplace Experiences Survey Results Town Hall. Sponsored by UBC Human Resources, the session will include overall and by campus results, faculty- and staff-specific findings by location, and a Q&A. Town Hall Details – Vancouver Wednesday, […]
By Breeonne Baxter on January 19, 2015
Do you know UBC staff who make outstanding contributions to UBC? We invite you to recognize them and their achievements by nominating them for the 2015 President’s Service Award for Excellence and President’s Staff Awards (Vancouver campus). Please download nomination package at http://www.focusonpeople.ubc.ca/awards/presidents-awards-for-staff/. The nomination deadline is 4 pm, Friday, March 13, 2015. President’s Service […]
By Breeonne Baxter on July 29, 2014
We invite UBC staff who are interested in Leave for Change, an international volunteer program, to attend our August information sessions to learn about Leave for Change, the application process, and to speak with past participants about the rewards and challenges of the program. Leave for Change noon-time information sessions (Vancouver) Point Grey Wednesday, Aug. […]
By Breeonne Baxter on June 2, 2014
Recognizing the contributions of staff members to the UBC community, in 2014 eleven President’s Staff Awards have been awarded to staff at the Vancouver campus. The President’s Staff Awards recognize the personal achievements and contributions to UBC and to the vision and goals of the University. The 2014 recipients are: Leadership Ann Campbell, Director, Office […]
By Breeonne Baxter on May 15, 2014
Recognizing the contributions of staff members to the UBC community, five staff have been awarded the 2014 President’s Service Award for Excellence. The PSAE acknowledges staff who have made outstanding contributions to UBC, and excel in their personal achievements. The winners this year are: Paola Baca, Associate Director, Undergraduate Admissions, in Enrolment Services (Vancouver campus) […]
By Breeonne Baxter on January 23, 2014
Do you have outstanding colleagues at UBC? Consider nominating them for the President’s Staff Award for Excellence and the President’s Staff Awards (Vancouver campus). The nomination deadline is Feb. 28, 2014. The President’s Service Award for Excellence is the top award presented to UBC Staff in recognition of excellence in personal achievements and contributions to […]
By David Geselbracht on October 18, 2013
Did you know that UBC employs more alumni than any other organization? In fact, 36% of all staff and faculty are UBC alumni. Letting UBC students know that working at UBC is a possibility, and that thousands of people are already doing it, are messages that, as an employer, UBC wanted to share at the […]
By Breeonne Baxter on September 18, 2013
Recognizing the achievements and contributions of staff to UBC, 16 staff members have received the 2013 President’s Service Awards for Excellence, and President’s Staff Awards.
By Breeonne Baxter on September 17, 2013
In the 2012 Focus on People Annual Report, we share video stories that highlight some of our strategic initiatives and how these efforts make a difference to faculty and staff on our campuses.