Celebrate Learning Week UBCO Keynote: Bill Cohen

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This event is part of the 2023 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 2–9, 2023. More information is coming soon. snk̓l̕ip’s power to make the world safe for the peoples to be: Coyote Stories so we can all have a future Keynote: Bill Cohen I speak as a Syilx Okanagan artist and educator engaged in […]

In-Person UBC Studios Open House and Tour

University Services Building (USB) 2329 West Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia

This event is part of the 2023 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 2–9, 2023. Learn what UBC Studios is all about at our in-person Open House and Tour! Our team will introduce our professional services including video, animation, graphic design and 3D scanning, as well as our easy to use Do-It-Yourself support services, including […]

Indigenous Strategic Initiatives (ISI) Fund – Stream 3: Student-led Projects Showcase

Online/Virtual Event

This event is part of the 2023 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 2–9, 2023. The Indigenous Strategic Initiatives (ISI) Fund directly implements the 8 goals and 43 actions of the Indigenous Strategic Plan (ISP). Stream 3 provides funding for student-led initiatives that have an impact at any level, including unit, Faculty, department, institution or […]

Increasing the Accessibility of Video

Online/Virtual Event

This event is part of the 2023 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 2–9, 2023. How to make video more accessible? Captions, ASL, descriptive video…. it can be overwhelming. During this presentation, Educational Media Producer Michael Sider from UBC Studios will reveal solutions from free and do-it-yourself to professional. You’ll find practical tips, guidance and […]

Languages, Place, and Power: Exploring Multilingualism and Language Learning on Indigenous Land

Buchanan Tower 1873 East Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia

Settlers on Indigenous land are not just English-speaking or French-speaking. The hundreds of languages we learn, use, and teach at UBC add up to a complex picture of what we might call settler multilingualism. What do different models of multilingualism and monolingualism currently promoted today tell us about how we acknowledge, or undermine, Indigenous sovereignty? […]

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Showcase

Hybrid Online/Virtual and In-Person - See Description Vancouver, British Columbia

This event is part of the 2023 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 2–9, 2023. This session will allow instructors to present and discuss their scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL) research. It is open to all instructors with specific focus on instructors at UBC Okanagan and instructors at other institutions in the Okanagan region. […]

Guiding Students in Incorporating Multi-Modal Land Acknowledgements

Orchard Commons 6363 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, British Columbia

This event is part of the 2023 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 2–9, 2023. Come and explore multi-modal Land Acknowledgements in the classroom on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam). Models of spoken, written, and video-based Land Acknowledgements will be demonstrated with an emphasis on accessibility (including ALT Text, captions, […]

Creating Collaborative Learning Programs for Science Students: First Year Focus Program and Cohort-based Seminar Course

Online/Virtual Event

This event is part of the 2023 Celebrate Learning Week, taking place from May 2–9, 2023. First-year students are challenged intellectually, emotionally and socially due to the transition to university. This can be exacerbated at large institutions such as UBC, where institutional practices, large classes and an expansive campus can be imposing for students. This poster […]