2010

  • Jonathn Bowers was one of 74 Sauder students working in Terrace, Atlin, Courtenay and Campbell River. - Photo by Don Erhardt. Source: UBC Public Affairs

    Sauder students partner up with B.C. communities

    A pilot program that involved students from UBC’s Sauder School of Business working with entrepreneurs and non-profits in B.C. communities is set to become a permanent fixture of the University’s community service-learning (CSL) efforts.
  • Finding Our Way

    June 22, 2010 – UBC Learning Exchange Invites You to “Finding Our Way”

    The UBC Learning Exchange is pleased to show Leonie Sandercock and Giovanni Attili’s feature-length documentary film, “Finding Our Way”. The film traces the effects of colonization on two sub-tribes of the Carrier Nation in north central BC and examines the potential for reconciliation and partnership through community based approaches to economic development.
  • Reading Week Projects 2010

    2010 was a special year for the Reading Week 2010 Community Service Learning (CSL) Projects, as it saw an unprecedented number of UBC students involved, making the program the largest of its kind in Canada. As a result of UBC extending its one-week reading break to two weeks, over 450 students worked alongside almost 2500 […]
  • Reading Week 2010 Project Descriptions

    2010 was a special year for the Reading Week 2010 Community Service Learning (CSL) Projects, as it saw an unprecedented number of UBC students involved, making the program the largest of its kind in Canada. In its 9th year, the projects ran from February 16-18 and February 23-25, corresponding with the 2010 Olympic Winter Games. […]
  • Reading Week Projects provides various learning opportunities

    Olympic break provides students with golden learning opportunity

    “You are going to have a tremendous opportunity to connect with the kids in a way that will have an impact on their sense of self-confidence and well-being and self-esteem, and will really, truly make a difference in their learning,”
  • UBC students spend Olympic ‘holiday’ in inner-city schools

    Hundreds of university students traded their "reading week" holiday this month for a chance to work with children in inner-city schools. Read the original article from the Vancouver Sun.