Spotlight

Wellbeing in Nature: A Guided Virtual Experience

Wellbeing in Nature: A Guided Virtual Experience

August 4, 2020 Wellbeing in Nature: A Guided Virtual Experience Are you craving to be outdoors? Replace stress with relaxation in this experiential session.


Writing a (mindful) Learner-Centered and Inclusive Syllabus

Writing a (mindful) Learner-Centered and Inclusive Syllabus

August 4, 2020 Writing a (mindful) Learner-Centered and Inclusive Syllabus Learn about the characteristics and benefits of a mindful, learner-centered, inclusive syllabus, including considerations for the online environment.


Beaty@Home Live: Bryophytes, Fungi & Lichens

Beaty@Home Live: Bryophytes, Fungi & Lichens

August 12, 2020 Beaty@Home Live: Bryophytes, Fungi & Lichens Dr. Karen Golinski recently joined the Beaty Biodiversity Museum as Collections Curator – Bryophytes, Fungi & Lichens. In this session, learn more about Karen, her research and her experience.


Webinar – Leading Diversity and Inclusion

Webinar – Leading Diversity and Inclusion

August 19, 2020 Webinar – Leading Diversity and Inclusion Gain a deeper understanding of how organizational practices and policies have affected diversity and inclusion efforts in the workplace.


Histories of Race and Contagion: Revisiting D’Arcy Island through COVID-19

Histories of Race and Contagion: Revisiting D’Arcy Island through COVID-19

July 30, 2020 Histories of Race and Contagion: Revisiting D’Arcy Island through COVID-19 Explore the connections between racism, health and nation by revisiting D’Arcy Island through a COVID-19 pandemic lens. 


Vegetable Gardening for Beginners

Vegetable Gardening for Beginners

June 10, 2020 Vegetable Gardening for Beginners Always wanted to learn how to grow your food but don’t know where to start? This beginners-level gardening workshop will go over all the basics.


DIY Media: Scripting and Storyboarding

DIY Media: Scripting and Storyboarding

June 4, 2020 DIY Media: Scripting and Storyboarding Explore the fundamentals of DIY media scripting and storyboarding.


Getting Through Unstable Times – Panel Discussion

Getting Through Unstable Times – Panel Discussion

June 2, 2020 Getting Through Unstable Times – Panel Discussion Hear first-hand experiences from resilient UBC Sauder alumni across North America who have faced uncertainty and navigated to success. 


A Conversation with Dr. Bonnie Henry: How the Invisible Infrastructure of Public Health Offers Hope in a Pandemic

A Conversation with Dr. Bonnie Henry: How the Invisible Infrastructure of Public Health Offers Hope in a Pandemic

June 8, 2020 A Conversation with Dr. Bonnie Henry: How the Invisible Infrastructure of Public Health Offers Hope in a Pandemic Join Dr. Bonnie Henry and Dr. Dermot Kelleher as they explore the meaning of public health, and how many of its lesser-known aspects are crucial to how we respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. 


Connect your Research in COVID Times

Connect your Research in COVID Times

June 3, 2020 Connect your Research in COVID Times Learn how to share your knowledge and contribute to the public discussion in light of the pandemic.


Lunch + Lift

Lunch + Lift

June 3, 2020 Lunch + Lift Get some fitness in over lunch time and learn how you can enhance your performance with food.


UBC Virtual Graduation Ceremony

UBC Virtual Graduation Ceremony

June 17, 2020 UBC Virtual Graduation Ceremony Celebrate the Class of 2020! While we may not be gathering in person, we stand with our graduates in spirit, take pride in their achievements and share their joy.


IRP Community Call-In: Countdown to Workday

IRP Community Call-In: Countdown to Workday

June 18, 2020 IRP Community Call-In: Countdown to Workday Attend a call-in update on UBC’s upcoming HR and Finance system, Workday.


CTLT Teaching Assistant Institute

CTLT Teaching Assistant Institute

May 25-28, 2020 CTLT Teaching Assistant Institute Supporting TAs as their roles change with the move to online summer courses.


Coping Together: How community connection lifts us mentally, socially, and physiologically

Coping Together: How community connection lifts us mentally, socially, and physiologically

June 19, 2020 Coping Together: How community connection lifts us mentally, socially, and physiologically Join UBC experts to discuss how community connection can continue to bring us hope, what nurses can teach us from supporting patients, and the science behind coping with stress.


Kitatipithitamak Mithwayawin: Indigenous-led Planning and Responses to COVID-19 and other Pandemics

Kitatipithitamak Mithwayawin: Indigenous-led Planning and Responses to COVID-19 and other Pandemics

May 26, 2020 Kitatipithitamak Mithwayawin: Indigenous-led Planning and Responses to COVID-19 and other Pandemics Join Indigenous scholars who are exploring ways that an Indigenous-led response can help communities make it through the current pandemic.


Climate Resiliency of UBC’s Campuses

Climate Resiliency of UBC’s Campuses

May 28, 2020 Climate Resiliency of UBC’s Campuses Join for a virtual dialogue on ways to increase the climate resiliency of UBC campuses.


Leadership and Representation: Connecting with communities and amplifying voices

Leadership and Representation: Connecting with communities and amplifying voices

June 25, 2020 Leadership and Representation: Connecting with communities and amplifying voices Join Matthew Green, Member of Parliament, and Andrea Reimer, former Vancouver City Councillor, as they share their experiences on how to bring diverse voices to the table.


Garden Problem Solving

Garden Problem Solving

June 24, 2020 Garden Problem Solving Learn how to solve garden problems and make the best of a challenging growing situation.


DIY Media: Creative Brief

DIY Media: Creative Brief

June 1, 2020 DIY Media: Creative Brief Planning a media project can be overwhelming. Where to begin?


Climate Emergency Virtual Dialogue: Partnerships

Climate Emergency Virtual Dialogue: Partnerships

June 25, 2020 Climate Emergency Virtual Dialogue: Partnerships Take part in a dialogue on building collaborative solutions with nonprofits, government, Indigenous peoples, members of the public and industry.


How to Tell a Great Story Using Data

How to Tell a Great Story Using Data

June 25, 2020 How to Tell a Great Story Using Data How can we become great storytellers when those stories rely on data? Learn what data visualization and data storytelling is all about.


Funding Your Year at UBC

Funding Your Year at UBC

July 7, 2020 Funding Your Year at UBC This webinar will cover budgeting tips, payment options, and financial resources that may be available to you as a UBC student.


Professional Communication: From Classroom to Workplace

Professional Communication: From Classroom to Workplace

July 7, 2020 Professional Communication: From Classroom to Workplace This workshop teaches participants how to make informed decisions about their communicative choices and represent themselves in an appropriate, professional manner.


Get Hired UBC Virtual Fair

Get Hired UBC Virtual Fair

June 10, 2020 Get Hired UBC Virtual Fair Connect with 25+ organizations looking to recruit from various academic disciplines for 650+ paid and volunteer positions.