December 2016

IN THIS ISSUE

Warm Wishes for Happy Holidays from UBC

Warm Wishes for Happy Holidays from UBC!

Thank You Animatic as shown at the Donor Appreciation Night, Nov 9 (Video)

IT'S YOURS

See Our Thank You Message to UBC's Donors

Thank you to UBC donors for nurturing the full circle of higher education, from first year students to leading research. With your generosity, we can support thousands of students while they pursue their education, and make new discoveries that we can share with the world.

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UBC President Santa J. Ono with two UBC students, wearing blue and gold bowties, at the Donor Night Nov 9, 2016

THANK YOU FOR COMING!

Donor Appreciation Evening

UBC Development and Alumni Engagement hosted our first ever Donor Appreciation Evening with Professor Santa J. Ono on November 9, 2016. Thank you to all who attended! In case you missed it, here's Professor Ono's address and some photos from the event.

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Professor Santa J. Ono speaking at the Donor Appreciation Evening, November 9, 2016
   

My life was completely transformed by being given the gift of a university education ... so for the 61,000 UBC students, thank you for investing in their lives and futures, in what they shall do to make the world a better place.

~ Professor Santa J. Ono
at the Donor Appreciation Evening,
November 9, 2016

   
Pipebowl in the shape of a bird | One of the Indigenous artworks donated to MOA

MOA Masterworks

The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at the University of British Columbia recently received a new significant collection of historical and contemporary Indigenous artworks thanks to the generosity of an anonymous donor.

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A treasured manuscript | UBC Library

UBC Library Collection Enrichment Fund

Over the last 27 years, 6,735 generous UBC donors have contributed to the UBC Library Collection Enrichment Fund – and in doing so, have had an impact not just on today's UBC students, but on the millions of people who use the collection on campus and across BC. Find out how your donation impacts the library – and how you can use the resources from home.

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Whales swimming

Aerial Drone Offers Insights Into Whale Behaviour

Recently, a research team undertook what is believed to be the first intensive effort to study bowhead whales with the use of an aerial drone in the Eastern Canadian Arctic.

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The UBC Bookstore would like to wish you happy holidays and invites you do some holiday shopping with a 12% discount (valid until December 24) using the promo code: DON16

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Holiday shopping at UBC Bookstore


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