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UBC’s National Forum on Anti-Asian Racism: Why isn’t hard work enough?

Vicky Sunohara, two-time Olympic gold medalist and ice hockey coach, discusses her and her family’s experiences, with a look forward for future generations

Resources for dealing with heat stress and exposure

Working in hot environments, outdoors and indoors, can affect the body’s cooling system. Find resources and references to help you identify signs and symptoms of heat stress, and guidance to prevent heat exposure.

David Kosub, Project Coordinator: 22 years at UBC before riding into retirement

David started his career at UBC 22 years ago as a cabinet maker. Since then, he has worked with many teams at over 100 buildings across campus. As he embarks on the next chapter of his life after retirement, we invited him to share his experience working as part of UBC and within the VPFO.

Monday Update

Updates from UBC June 28: UBC Bulletin: Supporting our return to campus June 28: UBC Broadcast: UBC Vancouver — staying safe during the current heatwave June 28: UBC Broadcast: Update on the Integrated Renewal Program — Student June 25: President’s Blog: Return to Campus will be a transition, not an event June 22: UBC Bulletin: UBC’s Remote Work update Updates on UBC’s response to COVID-19 […]

UBC’s National Forum on Anti-Asian Racism: Why are allies important?

Dr. Victor Ling, President and Scientific Director of the Terry Fox Research Institute, who grew up as an immigrant kid, reflects on the importance of allies in the work against anti-Asian racism.  

Monday Update

Updates from UBC June 21: UBC Bulletin: COVID-19 rapid testing clinic now open to faculty and staff June 18: President’s Blog: The Anti-Asian Racism Forum is Over, But Our Work is Just Beginning Updates on UBC’s response to COVID-19 are at Managing your mental health HR has collected mental health resources to help you manage your ups and downs. Our VPFO […]

Annual Drinking Water Quality Monitoring program report is now available

This report re-affirms UBC’s commitment to deliver safe and high-quality drinking water, and outlines the Drink Water Quality Monitoring Program and its results for the year 2020.

UBC’s National Forum on Anti-Asian Racism: Where are you really from?

Actor and Creative Andrea Bang shares how she feels when she is asked, “where are you really from?” 

Peter Lincoln joins Infrastructure Development as Project Coordinator

Peter Lincoln is the successful candidate for the position of Project Coordinator in Project Services within Infrastructure Development. David Kosub will be retiring at the end of June 2021, and Peter will be stepping into his role in Project Services.

Update on Air Canada Refunds for UBC

Air Canada recently revised their COVID-19 refund policy, and as UBC is a corporate account holder the university is centralizing this refund for members of our community who booked through the UBC Travel Program.