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CTLT’s Cindy Underhill wins BCcampus Award for Excellence in OpenED

CTLT’s Cindy Underhill wins BCcampus Award for Excellence in OpenED

Underhill, a learning design strategist, has championed students’ voices through her innovative, collaborative and creative approach to learning design leading to projects like the Digital Tattoo and the Learning Commons.

First-Year Educators’ Symposium

First-Year Educators’ Symposium

For faculty and staff who are passionate about and interested in teaching and student engagement in relation to the first-year experience (FYE) at UBC.

Call for proposals for small Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF) innovation projects is open

Call for proposals for small Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF) innovation projects is open

The Office of the Provost and Vice-President Academic invites faculty, staff and students to submit proposals for small TLEF innovation projects.

New Faculty Orientation Guide

New Faculty Orientation Guide

The 2018/19 New Faculty Orientation Guide provides a helpful collection of materials most commonly of interest to new faculty in their first year of teaching at UBC.

Participants engage in round table discussions about the learning process through e-portfolios at the CIRCLe 2018 seminar at UBC's 10th annual Celebrate Learning Week on Tuesday, May 1, 2018. (Photo by Abigail Saxton)

ePortfolios elevate student voice and work

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.

TLEF snapshot: Bringing design-making and building tools to architecture students

TLEF snapshot: Bringing design-making and building tools to architecture students

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

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

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

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.

Checkpoints help PharmD students self-assess learning

Checkpoints help PharmD students self-assess learning

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