By Catherine Pitman on September 24, 2013
UBC has been recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People in 2013. This is the first time UBC has been named to this list.
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.
By Breeonne Baxter on September 3, 2013
We are now accepting applications for the 2014 Leave for Change volunteer program. The deadline for applications is Sept. 26, 2013.
By Bryan Nordley on August 26, 2013
Come cheer for our varsity athletes! Staff and Faculty get half-price tickets to Thunderbirds Varsity games (with your UBC Card). In the first week of September, there are a few games happening on campus that the UBC community can watch: The UBC Thunderbirds men’s basketball team takes on University of California Riverside on Thursday, Sept. [...]
By Bryan Nordley on August 22, 2013
Admission to the Museum of Anthropology is free to UBC faculty, staff and students with your UBC Card. Check out the Paradise Lost? Contemporary Works from the Pacific exhibit, at the Museum of Anthropology until Sept. 29, 2013. The Pacific Islands have long dominated the Western mind’s imagination as the incarnate idea of paradise, which [...]
By Bryan Nordley on August 21, 2013
This week is the last week to check out the [a]drift exhibit at the Beaty Biodiversity Centre. Admission to the Beaty Biodiversity Museum is free to UBC faculty, staff and students with your UBC Card.
By Bryan Nordley on August 20, 2013
This summer at the Vancouver campus, CTLT is presenting a series of hands-on and informative workshops that are aimed for both new and experienced faculty to get ready for the school year by helping faculty enhance and innovate their teaching styles. Faculty will explore ideas and engage one another on strategies on a variety of [...]
By Breeonne Baxter on May 23, 2013
Bike to Work Week begins Monday, May 27, 2013, and is a great opportunity to commute with other cyclists, spend time outside and be active, at both the Vancouver and Okanagan campuses! This year, there is a skills training workshop, activities across Vancouver and Kelowna, and a commuter station at UBC’s Vancouver campus where you [...]
By Kathy Pang on April 23, 2013
Faculty Pension Plan members are invited to attend the Plan’s Pension Forum on Wednesday, May 22. A great opportunity for members to learn more about their pension plan, and meet and converse with the FPP trustees, management and staff. There will also be a short presentation from the FPP management and trustees. Please see the Pension Forum [...]