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A time for reflection: read the first post from Professor Santa Ono’s new blog
The holiday season is a time for reflection, and lately I have been thinking fondly of the warm welcome that the members of the UBC community have extended to me and my family in the months since I took up my position as 15th president and vice-chancellor of the University.
Introducing students to new perspectives on gender and social justice
Ilya Parkins often receives glowing praise from students transformed by her classes in Gender and Women’s Studies, but the UBC professor takes none of the credit. It’s the material that is transformational she insists, not the messenger.