2008

  • UBC Learning Exchange Crest Logo

    Join the Dialogue and Debate!

    The spring Lecture Jams are starting at the Learning Exchange, on select Monday evenings in May and June 2008.  Everyone is welcome to attend the lively lectures led by Faculty members from UBC Vancouver. The following FREE public lectures run from 5-6:30 PM: Climate Change – past present, and future With: Sara Harris, Instructor, UBC […]
  • UBC Reading Week 2008 Community Service Projects in Schools

    Learning Without Borders

    With tremendous support from the UBC Learning Exchange, UBC Student Development, and the Vancouver School Board (VSB), 232 UBC students and over 1200 VSB students participated in 18 projects at eleven inner city elementary schools!
  • Building a Ming Dynasty Fence

    Community Service-Learning projects done during Reading Week 2008

    Agora Food Nutrition & Health 473 Educational Material Development & Healthy Local Produce Research: By examining Agora’s food inventory and identifying alternatives to nutritionally weak and non-local ingredients, students got hands-on experience of working in a local food market and gained a better understanding of food system issues. They also developed educational materials to display […]
  • Reading Week Projects 2008

    The 2008 Reading Week Community Service Learning (CSL) Projects were a huge success. With tremendous support from the UBC Learning Exchange, UBC Student Development, and the Vancouver School Board (VSB), 232 UBC students and over 1200 VSB students participated in 18 projects at eleven inner city elementary schools. Some of the UBC students got involved […]