VPFO News

October 20, 2018
The Museum of Anthropology’s Great Hall to receive extensive seismic upgrades
The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) will receive extensive seismic upgrades beginning on December 3, to augment the building’s structural integrity and help preserve the invaluable cultural significance and living heritage of the world-renowned Indigenous Northwest Coast collection.    

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October 16, 2018
Fall leaf collection: why does Building Operations use gas-powered tools?
Our campus is very large and creates a huge amount of leaves each fall. We share why we gather the leaves and the tools we use to minimize the impact to campus.

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Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre featured on the cover of Canadian Architect
The construction of the Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre was completed last year in June 2017 and sits between Walter C. Koerner Library and Irving K. Barber Learning Centre.

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October 9, 2018
UBC wins Institutional Energy Management of the Year award from the Association of Energy Engineers
This award recognizes UBC and the contributions of faculty, staff, and students in changing our approach to energy and acting as a living lab to demonstrate what’s possible to the rest of the world.

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October 4, 2018
Revised Emergency Management Plan and new Crisis Management Plan now available
RMS invites you to learn about emergency and crisis response on the Vancouver campus so you can be better prepared for UBC's response to an emerging incident.

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