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ePortfolios elevate student voice and work

By Wendy Chan posted on September 4, 2018

The Faculty of Arts wants each of their students to cross the graduation stage with confidence—confidence in their skills, their future and the potential of their degree. But in a faculty with more than 12,000 students across 25 programs, this is no easy feat.
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TLEF snapshot: Bringing design-making and building tools to architecture students

By Heather McCabe posted on September 3, 2018

A TLEF project helps School of Architecture & Landscape Architecture students build and use 3-D printing, laser cutting and robotic milling.
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Ido Roll

CTLT’s Ido Roll honoured with the President’s Staff Award in Leadership

By Abigail Saxton posted on August 20, 2018

Ido Roll, the Senior Manager, Research and Evaluation for UBC’s Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology, has been awarded with the President’s Staff Award in Leadership.
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UBC alumna Ernielly Leo uses an augmented reality app to tour Vancouver's historic Chinatown neighbourhood. Developed by UBC professor Siobh‡n McPhee and students, the app is a historical walking tour that uses geolocation and audio files to enhance a user's experience. (Photo by Abigail Saxton)

Open Dialogues: Using augmented reality to enhance learning

By Abigail Saxton posted on July 18, 2018

In a media-rich world, UBC geography professor Siobhan McPhee is using technology for her students’ advantage.
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Checkpoints help PharmD students self-assess learning

By Wendy Chan posted on June 14, 2018

Weekly quizzes are helping students in the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences test their understanding of course material.
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