By Raina Reddecliff on March 26, 2021
On March 25, 2021, the UBC Okanagan Senate voted in favour of a motion to direct UBC Okanagan Faculties to stop using remote invigilation tools that involve automated recording and algorithmic analysis of data captured during invigilation, except in cases where the use of such ‘remote proctoring software’ is required by external accreditation bodies.
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By Kristen Brooke on November 26, 2020
The Provost’s Speaker Series on Systemic Racism is a three-part series on the world of science and systemic racism.
By Linda Olver on October 28, 2020
Join us on November 12th, for a Town Hall that will explore how our students are experiencing the online environment. This Town Hall will help faculty and staff tailor their approach in an aim to provide the best possible learning experience
By Linda Olver on September 21, 2020
The September 24, 2020 Faculty Town Hall was hosted by the Provost and Vice-President Academic and covered the Integrated Renewal Program (what faculty need to know) and a 2020-21 budget overview and update. A recording of the webinar is available.
By Linda Olver on September 10, 2020
Nominations are now open for the designation of UBC Distinguished University Scholar. The Distinguished University Scholar program recognizes members of faculty at UBC’s Vancouver and Okanagan campuses who have distinguished themselves as exceptional scholars in research and/or teaching and learning, or who have demonstrated strong leadership potential in these areas.
By Linda Olver on September 8, 2020
On September 9 and 10, a Scholar Strike for racial justice, an end to anti-Black police violence and anti-Indigenous colonial violence will take place in Canada and the United States.
By Linda Olver on September 4, 2020
On September 17th, the Provost and Vice-President Academic, UBC Okanagan invites you to a virtual talk on the contradictions of the university for people of colour.
By Linda Olver on May 27, 2020
If you missed that May 21, 2020, Provost’s Town Hall you can still watch the recording! The Town Hall covered a variety of topics including enrolment, service delivery and preparing UBC Okanagan for Winter Term programs.