UBC alumni are capable of amazing things. On November 1, at the alumni UBC Achievement Awards, we honoured eight inspiring members of the UBC community who, through their extraordinary endeavours, have taken the lead on important issues to create positive social change. Below, you’ll find highlights from the night and video profiles of our 2016 award recipients.
Alumni Award of Distinction
Dr. Philip Lind, CM, BA’66, LLD’02
Global Citizenship Award
Dr. Tara Cullis, BA’70
Faculty Community Service Award
Dr. C. James Frankish, BA’82, MA’86, PhD’90
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Honorary Alumnus Award
Dr. Herbert Rosengarten
Volunteer Leadership Award
Dr. Donald (BSc’68, MD’70) and Elizabeth (BSc’70) MacRitchie
Young Alumnus Award
Dr. Jessica Otte, MD’09
Future Alumnus Award
Christopher Roach, BSc’10
The next Awards recipients won’t raise their own hands. That’s why we need you.
The accomplishments of the members of UBC’s global community of alumni represent an inspiring account of positive social, cultural, and economic change in the world. Please help us recognize UBC alumni who are advancing their ambitions for a better world.
Nominate someone today!
The deadline for nominations is January 27, 2017.