Student Learning

Projects and Success Stories:

  • Priority Project

    Carl Wieman Initiative: Transforming Science Education at UBC

    Carl Wieman Initiative: Transforming Science Education at UBC

    A key challenge in transforming science education is revisiting the way we design and deliver learning experiences. UBC is exploring better ways to help students develop critical learning and more

    Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    entrepreneurship@UBC: Fostering the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

    entrepreneurship@UBC: Fostering the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

    New ventures come in many forms, but all face the same daunting challenges of raising early stage capital. This challenge is amplified when the founders are young and inexperienced student more

    Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    Dean Emeritus George F. Curtis Student Endowment Fund

    Dean Emeritus George F. Curtis Student Endowment Fund

    In honour of Dr. Curtis’s outstanding contribution to legal education in British Columbia, the George F. Curtis Student Endowment was established in September 2004 in honour of his 98th birthday. more

    Student Learning

  • Special Appeals

    Ken Pinder Memorial Scholarship

    Ken Pinder Memorial Scholarship

    Ken Pinder – devoted professor for 47 years in the Department of Chemical Engineering – passed away in November 2009. A friend to many, he will be greatly missed. more

    Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    Human Patient Simulator Program: UBC’s Commitment to Student Learning

    Human Patient Simulator Program: UBC’s Commitment to Student Learning

    The School of Nursing at UBC’s Okanagan campus is a highly respected program providing nursing students with the skills they need to deliver outstanding health care within an increasingly complex more

    Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    Library Special Collections Fund

    Library Special Collections Fund

    The newly expanded Library at UBC’s Okanagan campus will increase the overall size of the library by 45, 747 square feet. more

    Research Excellence

  • Special Appeals

    Dr. Edward Piers

    Edward Piers Memorial Award in Organic Chemistry

    A memorial award has been established in memory of Dr. Edward Piers and in celebration of his distinguished career in the Department of Chemistry. more

    Student Learning

  • Special Appeals

    Gordon Diewert Memorial Fund

    Gordon Diewert Memorial Fund

    This award was established to foster and promote the prevention of drinking and driving. It pays tribute to Dr. Gordon L Diewert, an UBC alum, professor and researcher. more

    Student Learning