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  • November

    • 06

      • Your Next Step: Navigating the Intergenerational Workplace

        Victoria, BC

        When discussing generations in the workplace, inevitably stereotypes come up. This generation is traditional. That one is… frustrated… ambitious… entitled… entrepreneurial… needy. Generational differences certainly exist and can be challenging. However, […]

      • Nursing: Marion Woodward Lecture and Symposium

        Vancouver, BC

        Join the School of Nursing for the 2014 Marion Woodward Lecture ‘Nursing’s Role in Changing Care Practices and Outcomes in the Context of Health Care System Transformation’ featuring speaker Dr. Bonnie Stevens.

    • 09

      • Gamma Phi Beta Sorority Founders Day Luncheon 2014

        Vancouver, BC

        As the first international sorority established at UBC, Gamma Phi Beta has impacted the lives of thousands of women over the past 86 years and continues to provide meaningful experiences […]

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    • 20

      • Woodward Library’s 50th Anniversary

        Vancouver, BC

        Hosted by University Librarian, Ingrid Parent and Head of Woodward Library, Aleteia Greenwood. Guest speakers will reflect on Woodward Library’s past, present and future.

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      • Should we have the right to die? UBC Dialogues: North Shore

        West Vancouver, BC

        Some of us will never have to ask the question, “How do I want to die?” But for individuals with terminal illnesses or conditions that cause them chronic pain, it […]

      • Kiss of the Fur Queen by Tomson Highway Book Club Fall 2014

        Vancouver, BC

        Facilitated by Amanda Reaume, BA(Hons)’07, MA’09 and Emily Lapper, BA’07. Champion and Ooneemeetoo Okimasis, two young Cree brothers from Eemanipiteepitat in northern Manitoba, are taken from their family and sent to a residential school. Their language is forbidden, their names are changed to Jeremiah and Gabriel, and the boys are sexually abused by priests. However, a wily trickster figure, the Fur Queen, watches over the boys as they fulfill their destiny to become artists.

      • The Age by Nancy Lee Book Club Fall 2014

        Vancouver, BC

        Facilitated by Nancy Lee, BA’94, MFA’04. Set during the final throes of the Cold War, Nancy Lee’s highly anticipated first novel, The Age, is an ambitious and prophetic meditation on the collapse of family, the price of friendship, and the human struggle to find purpose in the face of mortality.