Your bi-weekly roundup of what’s new and what’s happening at UBC for faculty and staff.
Know where to go for the latest campus safety updates
There are a number of ways to stay informed about the latest campus safety alerts and updates. Learn more.
New from Professor Ono’s blog: Budget 2018
In his latest blog post, Professor Ono discusses the Government of Canada’s 2018 budget and its recognition of the value of Canada’s science and research community. Read the full post.
UBC-V: Get advance tickets to see Waneek Horn-Miller, at the next UBC Connects event
As staff and faculty, you can take advantage of early ticket access to the second instalment of UBC Connects, featuring Waneek Horn-Miller, activist and Olympian, on April 19. Advance ticket sales begin at 10am on Mar. 8, the day before they go on sale to the general public.
Share your UBC-O story
UBC Okanagan has launched a new campaign designed to spotlight the unique UBC experience in the Okanagan. If you would like to share your stories about life at UBC Okanagan, you’re invited to send them to the University Relations team.
UBC-O: Apply for an International Student Co-op Hiring Grant
Apply for the opportunity to hire skilled and driven students who can bring value to your team. Receive up to $5,000 towards the recruitment and salary of short-term international co-op students.Learn more.
Have your say on teaching practices at UBC, until Mar. 21
If you have taught a course in the current or last academic year, you should have received an email inviting you to share your feedback on the teaching climate at UBC by completing a survey. Learn more.
Meet Dr. Jennifer Love, Senior Advisor on Women Faculty
In honour of International Women’s Day coming up on Mar. 8, Dr. Jennifer Love, Senior Advisor to the Provost on Women Faculty at UBC Vancouver, shares insight into her life and career and she is helping to enhance the work environment and opportunities for women faculty at UBC. Read more.