UBC Reports | Vol. 48 | No. 8 | Jun.
Most kids head off to summer camp eager to leave their classroom
troubles behind them, but at an unusual UBC summer program, campers
get the chance to confront and solve the problems they encounter
during the school year.
UBC Alumni Recognize Outstanding Achievers
Researchers, politicians and community leaders are among the nine
recipients of this year's UBC Alumni Association awards.
No Lazy Hazy Crazy Days of Summer
While most students head for the mountains and beaches, 543 UBC
students are embarking on summer experiences of a different kind
- building their future careers through co-op placements.
When UBC's newest library is completed in early July, you won't
be able to borrow anything from it. But if you've got some fine
wine you'd like to lend, you can check it in.
The Essential UBC Summer Reading List
With congregation ceremonies finished, summer proper is underway
on campus. And that means it's time to stock up on summer reading
Top Teachers for 2002
A champion of undergraduate research is among 23 faculty members
who received Killam Teaching Prizes at Spring Congregation this
Welcome to the UBC Hotel
It is one of the best-kept travel secrets in British Columbia.
While the general public may not always be aware, thousands of travelling
academics and savvy tourists know that every summer UBC Conferences
and Accommodation transforms three on-campus residences into comfortable
Dental Students Invent Cyber Tooth Training
An interactive 3-D teaching tool built by Faculty of Dentistry
undergraduate students is about to revolutionize how students learn
the anatomy of teeth by taking dental education out of the classroom
and into cyberspace.
Get In Motion at UBC
Get in Motion at UBC is the theme of a community event to be held
June 13 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Koerner Plaza, in support
of the national Rick Hansen Man In Motion Campaign that celebrates
the 15th anniversary of Hansen's Man In Motion World Tour.
On the Road Again
Student campus tour guides Colin Taillefer, Adam Wright and Jennifer
Chan lead the way for UBC tourists and visitors on free hour-and-a-half
walking tours that depart M-F at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. until August
23 from the Student Union Building.