2005

  • UBC Learning Exchange Trek Program Receives Helen McCrae Award

    The UBC Learning Exchange Trek Program has been selected to receive UBC’s 2004/2005 Helen McCrae Award. This annual award is given by the Campus Advisory Board on Student Development (CABSD) in recognition for an AMS, GSS, or UBC student service that has had a significant positive impact on student life and student development at UBC. […]
  • Reading Week Community Service Projects 2005

    A huge thank you to all students, faculty, staff and community members who participated in this year’s Reading Week Community Service Projects, sponsored by the UBC Learning Exchange and UBC Student Development.
  • Let’s Talk Science and Reading Week

    What happens when you combine a couple of keen UBC graduate students, excited to share their love of science, with 14 eager UBC undergraduate students and 30 grade 6/7 students from the Seymour Elementary School for three days during Reading Week? You get lots of laughs, contagious excitement, and memories to last a lifetime. Oh, and you learn a […]
  • UBC Staff Opportunity: Roots of Empathy Instructors

    The Vancouver School Board is currently recruiting volunteer instructors for their Roots of Empathy program. Roots of Empathy is a national not-for-profit organization that seeks to build caring, peaceful and civil societies through the development of empathy in children. The program aims to reduce aggression in children through the fostering of empathy and emotional literacy. […]
  • Grandview/?Uuqinak’uuh Elementary School: Hallway Mural Painting Project

    Reading Week Projects 2005

    This February, over 200 UBC students took part in 14 community service projects during the University’s Reading Week. Ranging from painting a mural focussed on building community and working on a quilting project on the theme of personal and social responsibility to preparing gardens for spring planting and renovating a parent space, the projects stimulated […]
  • Vancouver Public Library Presents: New Arts Audience 2005

    Co-sponsored by the UBC Learning Exchange and the UBC School of Music The UBC Learning Exchange, in partnership with the Central Branch of the Vancouver Public Library, sponsors this popular concert and lecture series, located in the spacious Alice MacKay Room of the central VPL branch. This series is presented monthly on weeknight evenings and […]