Your bi-weekly roundup of what’s new and what’s happening at UBC for faculty and staff.
View UBC’s 2016–2017 Annual Report
You’re invited to explore this year’s Annual Report, which celebrates the achievements of faculty, staff, and others who are shaping the university.
New from Professor Ono’s blog: Summer at UBC
In his latest post, Professor Santa Ono reflects on the rhythm of campus life in the summer, and talks about the various summer programs taking place at the university.
Attend a Canvas training session
The Canvas platform is replacing Blackboard Learn (badged locally as Connect) – UBC’s primary platform for supporting student learning. To help with this transition, a number of training sessions for faculty and staff have been scheduled in Vancouver and the Okanagan.
Karyn Magnusson is the Managing Director of Building Operations at UBC Vancouver. She joined the university in 2014 to lead the operations and maintenance of over nine million square feet of building space and over 1,000 acres of landscaping. Read the full one-on-one.
If you or a colleague get injured at work, first aid services are available to help 24/7 in both Vancouver and the Okanagan. Learn more about workplace first aid at your campus, and take note of the numbers to call for help: