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Pick Your Peak Stair Challenge Begins May 28, 2018

Pick Your Peak Stair Challenge Begins May 28, 2018

Staff and faculty are invited to join the 4th annual Pick Your Peak Stair Challenge. This four-week challenge is a fun and inclusive way to encourage our community to keep fit by taking the stairs.

The challenge will include weekly participant prizes, photo challenges, and an overall prize for both the top team and top individual. Teams are encouraged, to build spirit and to stay motivated. Everyone, of all ability levels, is invited to participate.

Visit the Pick Your Peak webpage to learn more and to register. The registration deadline is May 23.

PD Opportunity: Enhance Learning Through Coaching: May 2 & 3

This year, as part of Celebrate Learning Week, we are hosting two sessions on how coaching can help you achieve your goals and desired change as part of your professional development and learning, with Enhance Learning Through Coaching.

In these 1.5-hour sessions, participants will learn what coaching is and how coaching can support learning, identify potential areas for development, observe a coaching conversation, and how to access free coaching through Coaching@UBC.

Course Information

Date: May 2 or May 3, 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Location: TEF III, Room 610
Cost: Free
Register online

Contact pd.workshops@ubc.ca with questions.

PD Opportunity: Thriving in Change: May 16

We have an upcoming half-day workshop on May 16: Thriving in Change.

In this workshop, participants will start by exploring their own attitudes and reactions to change, learn foundational models to broaden their appreciation of the change journey, and gain new tools and strategies for use in an interpersonal and organizational context.

Course Information

Date: May 16, 2018, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: TEF III, Room 610
Cost: $200
Register online.

You may be able to use your professional development funding towards this course. Please visit the PD funding page for your employee group to learn more. Contact pd.workshops@ubc.ca with questions.