20111014 UBC Thrive

To: All Students, Faculty and Staff at UBC’s Vancouver campus

UBC Thrive, from October 17-21, is a week dedicated to encouraging the UBC community to invest in their mental health. There are more than 40 events and initiatives presented by units, departments, and campus groups on the Vancouver and Okanagan campuses.

Find out more at www.thrive.ubc.ca.

We encourage you to participate in one of the feature events:

– Portrayals of Madness- a film discussion on the portrayal of mental illness

– The Fundamentals of Change and Transition- a workshop to learn new change strategies (Robson Square)

– UBC Health Carnival- a cooking show and physical activity showcase

UBC Thrive promotes our community’s commitment to the mental well-being of all students, faculty and staff.

Join us in building a healthier campus that fosters an exceptional learning and working environment at UBC.

Lisa Castle
Associate Vice President, Human Resources

Louise Nasmith
Principal, UBC College of Health Disciplines Vice President, Students pro-tem