Have your work featured in the Homecoming colouring book
UBC Okanagan student and alumni artists are invited to submit an original work for the Homecoming 2021 colouring book.
Submissions are due May 31 and can be in any style that suits the Spirit of Okanagan theme. To submit your work or find out more visit: fccs.ok.ubc.ca/colouring-book
Get in the game this summer with Heat Sport Camps
Kids can build skills and memories this summer with UBCO’s Heat basketball and volleyball camps. Running in July and August, these camps provide youths aged 11 to 18 an exciting, game-like learning environment to develop new sports skills.
With a low coach to participant ratio, Heat Sport Camps are a great opportunity for prospective athletes to learn from the pros.
June 24: Retirement of McAfee encryption management service
UBC IT will be retiring the McAfee encryption management service on June 24, 2021. Following this date, UBC IT will continue to manage encryption for supported devices by leveraging the capabilities of existing licensed products.
UBC Okanagan campus logo files are now available for download on the UBC brand website. The page contains useful information about correct logo usage, unit and department logos as well as the brand identity rulebook.
You can also find information on UBC brand colours and fonts. To find out more, visit: brand.ubc.ca
New approach to coordinating surveys
UBC has established a new Survey Governance Committee that will manage a consistent and coordinated approach to UBC surveys.
Before sending a survey, visit the PAIR website to determine whether your survey requires review and to see a calendar of approved university community surveys. Survey support is also available by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
UBCO hosts international Thinking Qualitatively conference
Virtual event brings the world of research to everyone’s living room
UBC Okanagan’s School of Nursing, in partnership with the University of Alberta and the International Institute for Qualitative Methodology will host the international Thinking Qualitatively Virtual Conference this summer.