Your bi-weekly roundup of what’s new and what’s happening at UBC for faculty and staff.
Help welcome new students to campus
In a few short weeks, thousands of new and returning students will be welcomed to campus through a range of orientation activities. Find out what’s happening and how you can volunteer. Vancouver | Okanagan
Register for the Welcome Back BBQs
Celebrate the start of the new academic year with a complimentary lunch, live entertainment, info booths and the company of colleagues on Sept. 11 in Vancouver and Aug. 30 in the Okanagan. Find out more and register to attend. Vancouver | Okanagan
Improving the use of students’ preferred names
Changes to a number of UBC systems have been made to improve the use of students’ preferred names. Find out more.
New from Professor Ono’s blog: Stadium Neighbourhood – Developing a thriving and sustainable community
In his latest blog post, Professor Ono looks at the new neighbourhood being planned at UBC and the opportunity it presents to create a next-generation, sustainable community on the Vancouver campus. Read more.
UBC-V: Reminder to register for the Community Leadership Program by Aug. 10
Apply by Aug.10 for the 2018/19 Community Leadership Program, which provides an opportunity to build leadership skills and partner with community organizations. Learn more.