2005

  • UBC Young Alumni Help Build Community

    UBC Young Alumni Help Build Community

    On Saturday June 11, several UBC Young Alumni, graduates of the last ten years, joined forces with the UBC Learning Exchange Trek Program to spend time with residents at St. James Community Services Society Santiago Lodge in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside for a day of building community.  Alumni and residents spent the day doing garden and […]
  • UBC Staff Help to Keep Vancouver Spectacular

    UBC Staff Help to Keep Vancouver Spectacular

    UBC staff from the Finance and Administration portfolio joined forces with students, teachers and community members at Laura Secord Elementary School in Vancouver’s Eastside to clean up their community as part of the City of Vancouver’s Keep Vancouver Spectacular initiative. This was Secord’s second year participating in the City’s initiative. Nearly 30 UBC staff worked […]
  • Building Learning Networks: BC Regional Community Service-Learning Conference

    Sponsored by the Canadian Association for Community Service-Learning in partnership with the UBC Learning Exchange June 17, 2005 UBC Robson Square (800 Robson Street, Vancouver, BC) 8:30am – 4:30 pm Interested in learning more about Community Service-Learning and how it works? Join us for this one-day conference, part of a series of national conferences on Community Service-Learning […]
  • The UBC Learning Exchange Storm the Wall team

    Learning Exchange Staff Storm the Wall

    On March 24th, 2005 a team of UBC Learning Exchange staff members participated in UBC Intramural’s annual Storm the Wall event. The Learning Exchange team proudly stormed the wall in just over 17 minutes! Storm the Wall is a 5-person relay event. 1 person swims 9 laps of the pool, tags off to a sprinter […]
  • Chapman Community Service Awards

    At the UBC Learning Exchange Trek Program Recognition Breakfast on March 23rd, 2005, twenty-nine UBC students were presented with Chapman Community Service Awards. Twelve students received Chapman Student Recognition Awards, five received Chapman Student Leadership Awards, three students were awarded writing contest prizes and nine students were granted Chapman Summer Project Awards. The Learning Exchange […]
  • TELUS Contributes $2.4 Million to UBC

    The University of British Columbia and TELUS today announced a contribution and strategic alliance with a combined value of $2.4 million for UBC Robson Square, advanced information technology infrastructure to support learning and research, and the UBC Learning Exchange. The partnership will help ensure area residents, non-profit organizations, businesses and inner city schools will continue […]