UBC and the University Endowment Lands (UEL) are not a part of Vancouver. In fact, they’re not officially attached to any town, city or district at all.
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Compared to the fiery clashes of AMS debates, the four hopefuls — Simon de Weerdt, Jen McCutcheon, Madison Moore and Sung Yun Wong — struggled to find areas where they disagreed.
The event began with an introduction and community agreement from Adriana Laurent, the co-founder of UBC Climate Hub, who urged the room to put justice, empathy and hope into climate action.
According to Graduate Student Society (GSS) President Nicolas Romualdi, UBC lacks a formal system to “check if the sum of worked days across all positions triggers the stat pay clause.”
[Tiananmen] has made its mark on campus through the Goddess of Democracy statue, which was created in 1991 by the AMS, Chinese Students and Scholars Association and Vancouver Society in Support of the Democratic Movement.
McPhee wrote that he sat next to the two individuals earlier that day and later noticed them taking photos of him and his colleague. When he approached them to ask them to stop, they accused him of theft.
The director, who is EAA’s only elected representative at the regional level, sits on the Metro Vancouver Board of Directors and the Mayors’ Council on Regional Transportation which oversees TransLink.
While the issue of mistreatment in medical schools is hardly unique to UBC, the faculty has doubled down on its efforts to improve its learning environment.
This year’s event is centred around the theme “Circles of Conversation,” with a focus on literature, visual arts and music.
Effective this September, the policy describes concessions instructors or advising offices can give, such as an alternate time to take a missed test or an assignment deadline extension.
At 11:30 a.m. on May 29, University RCMP responded to a report of a “break and enter in” on the 3400-block of Wesbrook Mall where the suspect allegedly aimed a firearm at the victims.
“We really want to stray from it's only commerce and engineering students that have the gift of entrepreneurship, because that’s not true at all. We see a lot of passion from all faculties.”
Many instructors use and support Turnitin because it enforces academic integrity, but some are concerned that it compromises students’ privacy by storing personal information and intellectual property.
5 of Translink’s 10 busiest bus routes end on campus, so the company is making a particular effort to reach out to students who will be affected by the plan.
The ASC was originally chosen to reside in the Bosque because it met the Arts Undergraduate Society’s requirements of being a standalone structure close to the main hub of campus, but building there would require the removal of eight of the trees planted in 1968.