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Update on search for new Provost and VP Academic, UBC Vancouver

President Santa Ono is pleased to announce that "Professor Andrew Szeri has been appointed as the new Provost and Vice-President Academic, for UBC Vancouver." More information can be found by clicking on the link.

Proposal UBC Emeritus College

The UBC Association of Professors Emeriti (UBCAPE) submitted a proposal for an Emeritus College at UBC, for inclusion in the UBC Strategic Plan.
A proposal to establish an Emeritus College was approved at the Annual General Meeting of UBCAPE on April 26.

We believe an Emeritus College, which would have a significant and visible impact on UBC and its Emeriti, could be implemented quickly and at relatively low cost. Much of the necessary work required ...  click on link to read more.

Letter from the President 2016-2017, Richard Spencer

The goal of our Association is to foster the relationship between emeritus Professors, Librarians and Academic Administrators on the one hand, and UBC on the other, and to promote the interests and welfare of our members. Many people help us achieve this goal, and I would like to thank all of them, including members of our Executive and committees, and those who help organize our various events. I would also like to recognize the critically important support of the Provost, with whom we have a memorandum of understanding, and who provides us with office space and .....