Core Area – People and Places

Celebrating the Sauder 2023 Employee Award Winners

Celebrating the Sauder 2023 Employee Award Winners

Please visit https://www.sauder.ubc.ca/news/school-news/celebrating-2023-employee-award-winners to see the story.

Stronger course correction needed at COP28

Stronger course correction needed at COP28

Annabelle Liao, a student in LFS’ Global Resource Systems, attended Week 1 of COP28 in Dubai, UAE, from Nov. 30-Dec. 6, 2023. She was among more than 70,000 people who attended COP28 (Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change) where attendees had the chance to meet people from around […]

UBC recognized as one of BC’s Top Employers in 2024

UBC recognized as one of BC’s Top Employers in 2024

UBC is recognized as one of BC’s Top Employers in 2024. This special designation recognizes the British Columbian employers that lead as exceptional places to work – and who offer employees the most progressive and forward-thinking programs. View the announcement on the UBC Focus on People website to see why UBC was selected for this […]

UBC Black History Month 2024

UBC Black History Month 2024

Please visit https://events.ubc.ca/black-history-month/ to read the story.

Reducing waste and saving energy, one lab at a time

Reducing waste and saving energy, one lab at a time

Labs across campus are making moves to be more sustainable by working with the award-winning UBC Green Labs Program to reduce the environmental impact of lab-based activities. UBC is one of the world’s top research universities and home to over 400 labs that serve as an important resource to encourage and support innovation. Research labs […]

Preparing our community for Workday Student: Interview with Dr. Rehan Sadiq

Preparing our community for Workday Student: Interview with Dr. Rehan Sadiq

As UBC approaches Launch 2 of Workday Student, the IRP Student team are sharing insights from the people behind the project. In December 2023, the IRP Student team spoke with Dr. Rehan Sadiq, Provost and Vice-President at UBC Okanagan, and IRP Student Executive Sponsor. What excites you most about transitioning to Workday Student?  Our current […]

2023 Arts Dean’s Award for Staff Excellence recipients

2023 Arts Dean’s Award for Staff Excellence recipients

Please visit https://www.arts.ubc.ca/news/2023-dean-of-arts-award-for-staff-excellence-recipients/ to read the story.

How the arts can help us live with climate change

How the arts can help us live with climate change

Please visit https://news.ok.ubc.ca/2023/11/06/how-the-arts-can-help-us-live-with-climate-change/ to read the story.

Arts Student Centre now an award-winning building

Arts Student Centre now an award-winning building

Visit https://www.arts.ubc.ca/news/arts-student-centre-now-an-award-winning-building/ to read the story.

Workday Student Launch 1 complete

Workday Student Launch 1 complete

Please visit https://irp.ubc.ca/news/workday-student-launch1 to read the full story.