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Panel explores tension and risk in open scholarship

By Emi Sasagawa posted on November 17, 2017

Last month UBC, in partnership with BCIT, SFU and BCcampus, held a panel discussion exploring the tensions and risks on open scholarship, as part of International Open Access Week.
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Confronting uncomfortable conversations in the classroom: the pedagogy of emotion

By Erin Yun posted on November 6, 2017

According to Jude Walker and Shayna Hornstein, “catching yourself” during a moment of high emotion involves a practice of awareness and attunement to our own body’s reaction to the situation
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New course tackles ‘Wicked Problems’ with strategic design methodology

By Julia Burnham posted on October 31, 2017

Starting in January 2018, undergraduate students will have the chance to participate in the pilot of an experiential learning course focused on ‘wicked problems’.
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Future health professionals receive crucial training in Indigenous culture

By Erik Rolfsen, UBC Public Affairs posted on October 18, 2017

Students from 11 of UBC’s health-related programs will come together for the first time on Thursday for a new learning experience designed to help them better serve Indigenous people.
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Application for SoTL Seed Fund is now open

By Emi Sasagawa posted on October 10, 2017

The application deadline has been extended to November 15, 2017, and results will be announced on December 8.
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