By Kristen Brooke on September 15, 2023
Janine Wood joined the Office of the Provost in 2019 as Executive Administrator to the Provost before moving to her role of Project Manager, Strategic Projects in 2023.
By Kristen Brooke on June 1, 2023
Dr. Stephen McNeil, Associate Professor of Teaching in the Irving K. Barber Faculty of Science Department of Chemistry, is a recipient of the 2023 West Coast Teaching Excellence Award—UBC Okanagan’s first recognition at these awards.
By Kristen Brooke on February 21, 2023
Kirsten Bennett first joined UBC Okanagan in 2012, supporting the campus in several roles before taking a position with the Office of the Provost in 2019. She currently works as Senior Manager, Strategic Projects and has previously served in a number of capacities with the Office of the Provost, including managing campus internationalization and supporting student online learning initiatives during the pandemic.
By Kristen Brooke on November 29, 2022
Forming effective teams is often more art than science, but a new tool by Dr. Bowen Hui and her team of students at UBC Okanagan is using data-driven solutions to revolutionize how instructors approach group work.
By Kristen Brooke on November 16, 2022
Laura Prada has worked in higher education for more than 12 years in student services and teaching and learning. In her current role, she currently supports academic programs and reviews in the Office of the Provost and Vice-President, Academic.
By Kristen Brooke on August 26, 2022
The first cross-campus book club focused on academic integrity brought together eighteen participants, including students, faculty and staff, for inspiring conversations and learning centred on Cheating Academic Integrity: Lessons from 30 Years of Research co-edited by David A. Rettinger and Tricia Bertram Gallant.
By Kristen Brooke on May 6, 2022
Janet Kalesnikoff joined the Office of the Provost in 2019 as Senior Manager, Strategic Projects
By Kristen Brooke on April 29, 2021
As you know, the month of May is Asian Heritage Month. It comes to us amidst significant adversities: the unprecedented rise of anti-Asian racism, the scepter of the unrelenting pandemic, the humanitarian crisis in India and so on.
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By Kristen Brooke on March 1, 2021
Join the Provost and Vice-President Academic, UBC Okanagan for the third webinar in a three-part series discussing systemic racism in science.