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UBC’s Next Century – Attend an open house
Drop in to an open house event and provide your feedback on the draft strategic priorities (outlined in Professor Ono’s latest blog post below). Share your thoughts in ten minutes, or – if you wish – join a deeper conversation about a particular priority or topic that interests you.
Get together with your colleagues for fun activities and healthy competition this spring by signing up for the annual UBC Staff and Faculty Sports Day. You’ll also have the chance to win some prizes, and lunch will be thrown in too!
Raised in the Okanagan, Dr. Philip Barker joined UBC in 2015 to serve a dual role focused on research and innovation. As Associate Vice-President Research, Dr. Barker has responsibility for innovation across the UBC system, while as Vice-Principal Research, he is responsible for providing leadership and direction on all research matters on the Okanagan campus.