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2016/17 Budget Update

The following message is sent on behalf of Dr. Angela Redish, Provost and Vice President Academic pro tem, Dr. Deborah Buszard, Deputy Vice Chancellor & Principal, and Andrew Simpson, Vice President, Finance. As a follow-up to our message on March 8th, we would like to provide an update on the status of the UBC budget. […]

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UBC to launch Sustainable Future Fund – giving donors a low-carbon choice

UBC’s Board of Governors recognizes climate change is an important issue for faculty, staff, students, donors and other stakeholders, and respects their concerns and commitment. In response to those concerns, the Board’s Finance Committee is recommending the creation of an alternative investment fund for donors that is low carbon and meets best practices for environmental, […]

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Connect by Commitment: The 2014-2015 UBC Annual Report

We’re pleased to share the University of British Columbia’s Connected by Commitment 2014-2015 Annual Report. UBC communicates our progress each year through a mix of storytelling and metrics that exemplify the achievements of our students, faculty, staff and alumni as they support the nine commitments of the university’s strategic plan, Place and Promise. To read […]

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UBC welcomes Andrew Simpson as new VP, Finance

We’re delighted to welcome Andrew Simpson as the new VP, Finance, as of June 22, 2015. As the lead executive in Finance, Andrew is responsible for providing strategic leadership to the Finance portfolio, and for accomplishing the vision, commitments, goals and actions of the University’s strategic plan to ensure the growth and success of UBC. […]

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