Events and Notices

Events

UBC DIALOGUES: Who should BC Ferries serve?

Victoria – June 5, 2014

Fares are rising while service is being cut. Ridership is down on high‑volume routes. BC has maintained a high level of ferry service, but many vessels need replacing and operating costs are rising. Business as usual is no longer enough so what should be done to steer this ship?

UBC Bound!

Summer 2014

This summer, grads in cities across Asia will introduce incoming students to the global alumni UBC community at UBC Bound! regional welcome events.

UBC Medical Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament

June 19, 2014

An enjoyable day with 18 holes of golf, contests, dinner, and prizes!

Okanagan Days SummerFest

July 18, 2014

This fun-filled evening event at the Okanagan campus includes a food truck rally, arcade games, DJ, beer garden, and an outdoor screening of the classic movie Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark.


Notices

UBC Alumni Association 
2014 Annual General Meeting

Strength in numbers is the theme this year, so come join hundreds of other alumni and learn first-hand about the impact of alumni UBC, your Alumni Association. You will also meet UBC’s new President, Dr. Arvind Gupta, and the Association’s new Board of Directors.

Tuesday September 16, 2014
5:30 pm General Meeting
6:30 pm Reception

The Fairmont Waterfront Hotel, Waterfront Ballroom, 900 Canada Place Way, Vancouver

RSVP details will be on our website soon. 
If you wish to pre-register please contact berkley.weiler@ubc.ca

Governance/Nominating 
Committee Seeks Recommendations

The alumni UBC Governance/Nominating Committee is seeking recommendations for alumni nominees to serve on the organization’s Board of Directors. In particular, the committee seeks candidates who have the skill sets and experience necessary to effectively set strategic direction, develop appropriate policies, and ensure alumni UBC has the resources necessary to effectively fulfill its mission and vision. Please send suggestions to Faye Wightman, chair – Governance/Nominating Committee, c/o Sandra Girard, manager, Board Relations, 6251 Cecil Green Road, Vancouver BC V6T 1Z1 email: sandra.girard@ubc.ca no later than June 15, 2014.

Attention, Alumni CWL users!

Please note that Campus-Wide Login (CWL) pages will receive a facelift starting on June 24, 2014.  Services that require CWL information for access — such as Student Service Centre and CareersOnline — will have a new login page that will enhance user experience with a responsive design for mobile devices and will align to UBC’s current branding.

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