In 2020 … UBC is known by name around the world. Leading-edge teaching and learning practices prevail across the University, creating an exceptional learning environment to which students, staff, faculty, and alumni are drawn from all over the globe. A diverse University community embraces the full spectrum of Canadian society, and Aboriginal perceptions and experiences are reflected in the curriculum and on campus. UBC research is seen by British Columbians as vital to their social and economic well-being, and citizens look to the University as a place for dialogue on the issues of the day. UBC is known by its contributions: to the people of British Columbia, Canada and the world.