• Chapman Summer Project Descriptions 2004

    Arts Studio Program at the Dr. Peter Centre Computer Skills Training at the Dr. Peter Centre YWCA Crabtree Social Venture Project UBC Learning Exchange ESL Pilot Project Strathcona Community School Yard Greening and Beautification Project Grandview/?Uuquina’kuuh School Music Appreciation Program Kidsafe Summer Arts Program Arts Studio Program at the Dr. Peter Centre – James O’Neill […]
  • Community Service-Learning Seminar Offered at the UBC Centre for Teaching and Academic Growth (TAG)

    The UBC Learning Exchange will be facilitating a TAG seminar on October 4, 2004: Community Service-Learning: Making academic work come alive through community involvement. UBC’s goal is to have 10% of our students engaged in community service-learning by 2010. What is this pedagogical approach and how can instructors incorporate it into their courses? This seminar […]
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) Pilot Project Offered at the Learning Exchange

    The UBC Learning Exchange English as a Second Language (ESL) Pilot Project is a not-for-profit, student-led initiative that offers new immigrants free English conversation tutorials at the UBC Learning Exchange storefront office in Downtown Vancouver. Over the course of the summer, local Downtown Eastside residents who have attended facilitator-training workshops will teach one-on-one conversation tutorials […]
  • UBC’s Learning Exchange Trek Program is working with the Young Alumni Network

    UBC’s Learning Exchange Trek Program is working with the Young Alumni Network to engage recent graduates of UBC in community projects in Vancouver’s Eastside. These pilot projects will take place June 12 and 19, 2004. These projects will give recent UBC grads an opportunity to combine meaningful community service with learning and dialogue about inner […]
  • UBC Continuing Studies Bursaries For Graduates Of UBC “101” Courses

    The residents of Hampton Place at UBC recently donated funds to the UBC Learning Exchange to enable graduates of the 101 courses offered through UBC to take a UBC Continuing Studies or UBC Writing Centre course. The candidates will be graduates of Humanities 101, Science 101, Music Appreciation 101, Self-Advocacy 101 or Entrepreneurship 101. This […]
  • Adrienne Montgomery

    Participant Reflections: Reading Week Projects 2004 – UBC Learning Exchange

    The 2004 Reading Week Community Service Projects involved a diverse mix of students, faculty and staff from various educational and personal backgrounds. One month after the completion of the projects, participants were invited to write about their experiences during the Reading Week project. What follows are some of the wide ranging responses from student and […]