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The smiling face of Dave Kosub greets visitors to UBC.ca

David Kosub, a Project Coordinator with Infrastructure Development, is currently featured as one of the campus personalities on UBC.ca.

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Supporting Habitat for Humanity Greater Vancouver

When UBC introduced the Zero Waste Action Plan a few years ago, single-bin garbage cans across campus were replaced with Sort It Out multi-bin recycling stations. Building Operations reused the old garbage bins on campus when and where possible. In 2016 the surplus was donated to the Habitat for Humanity Greater Vancouver ReStore. Pictured here […]

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New IPO Infrastructure Database encourages researchers to share specialized equipment

Submitted by Vicki Ferguson and Sharon Wu To encourage collaboration and shared resources among researchers, the UBC Institutional Programs Office (IPO) and UBC IT have launched the IPO Infrastructure Database. This online database serves as an inventory for specific research infrastructure at UBC campuses and hospital sites. The database includes location and contact information so […]

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Sanctioned countries and your research activities

Canadians and UBC (as a Canadian organization) are prohibited from transacting certain business in sanctioned countries without specific government approval.

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Replacing our fluorescent lights with LEDs

UBC Building Operations and Energy & Water Services have teamed up with BC Hydro and the Province of BC to replace existing T8 fluorescent lights on campus with LED lights.

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