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REGISTRATION IS CLOSED: Sticks and Stones: Joining Children in the Outdoors – IECER

To be placed on a WAITING LIST:    e-mail: The Institute for Early Childhood Education and Research (IECER) with the UBC Child Care Services are please to present Dr. Enid Elliot, adjunct professor at University of Victoria and on faculty at Camosun College in Victoria. Date: Saturday, May 24, 2014 Time: 10:00am – 3:30pm Venue: […]

KIN CRCII Candidate Presentations

Candidates for the Tier II Canada Research Chair in Physical Activity and Health in the School of Kinesiology will be presenting an overview of their research.  All faculty and students are invited to attend and provide feedback. Presentation information, feedback forms and presentation videos at

CILS 10th Annual Symposium: Second Call for Proposals

Intercultural Research: Looking Back, Looking Forward Friday, May 9, 2014 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. The University of British Columbia We are accepting submissions  for presentations (20 minutes) followed by discussion (10 minutes) on topics related to intercultural issues in higher education. The theme for this year, “Intercultural Research: Looking Back, Looking Forward” is intentionally broadly-stated so as to provide a forum where […]

Graduate Academic Assistant Position

A Graduate Academic Assistant (GAA) position is available to provide research and administrative support for a flexible learning project. The project focus is the development of flexible learning resources to enable faculty to employ and evaluate flexible learning techniques in our undergraduate curriculum. MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES: • Maintain the project plan, and facilitate the project steering committee meetings as required • […]

2014 Noted Summer Scholars

2014 Noted Summer Scholars

The OGPR presented summer courses and series of public lectures by scholars from the national and international education community. Videos of their public lectures are now posted.

UBC’s Positive Space Workshops

Register for an upcoming workshop at UBC’s Positive Space. Workshops Monday, March 17 at 9am-12:30pm Friday, March 28 at 12:30pm-4:00pm Friday, April 25 at 12:30pm-4:00pm The Positive Space Campaign is an initiative intended to help make UBC more receptive to and welcoming of its lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer, questioning, transgender, transsexual, gender variant, two-spirit and intersex (LGBQTTI) communities, […]

FIREtalk: Tools of the Trade

The Research Commons invites graduate students from any discipline to participate in our next FIREtalk, Tools of the Trade. To be part of the discussion, submit your proposal for a 5-minute presentation by April 16th, 2014. Or, if you don’t want to present, attend as an audience member and join the discussion after the presentations! This month’s […]

Dr. Vanessa Andreotti 2014-2015 Wall Scholar Research Award

Congratulations to Dr. Vanessa Andreotti, EDST, for receiving a 2014-2015 Wall Scholars Research Award from the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies.

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KIN CRCII Candidate Presentations

All faculty and students are invited to attend the Candidate Presentations for the Tier II Canada Research Chair in Physical Activity and Health and provide feedback.