General Updates

December 6, 2019

Building Shortcode Changes

Effective 2020W session, a number of building shortcodes will change. General use classrooms in the following buildings will be affected:

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October 24, 2019

2020 Summer General Teaching Space Projects

A number of general teaching spaces will be unavailable for all or part of the 2020 summer session due to various renovation and AV projects. 

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October 3, 2019

2019 Summer Projects

GENERAL TEACHING SPACE

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September 5, 2019

Biological Sciences Building Now Open

The Biological Sciences Building on University Boulevard, which was under construction for some time is now open to students. More information will follow soon.

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June 14, 2019

Call for Proposals for Summer 2020 Large Learning Space Improvement Projects

The Learning Spaces Advisory Committee (LSAC) invites submissions for Summer 2020 large (up to $1.0M value) learning space improvement projects.  These submissions will be shortlisted by each fa

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October 26, 2018

2019 Summer General Teaching Space Projects

Updated July 5, 2019

A number of general teaching spaces will be unavailable for all or part of the 2019 summer session due to various renovation and AV projects. 

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October 18, 2018

Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences June 1-7, 2019

UBC will host the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences in June 2019. Congress is the largest interdisciplinary conference in Canada, and one of the largest in the world. 

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July 20, 2018

Learning Space Design Guidelines 2018 Update

The Learning Spaces Team is pleased to share that the 2018 update to UBC's Learning Space Design Guidelines (LSDG) is now live. This was a collaborative effort between UBC Vancouver and UBC Okanagan, involving multiple departments from both campuses.

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January 5, 2018

Old SUB Renamed "UBC Life Building"

Effective 2018W session, the Old Student Union Building (SUB) will be renamed UBC Life Building, shortcode LIFE. More information about UBC Life Building can be found here.

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October 27, 2017

2018 Summer General Teaching Space Projects

Updated May 29, 2018

A number of general teaching spaces will be unavailable for all or part of the 2018 summer session due to various renovation and AV projects. 

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August 29, 2017

2017 Winter General Teaching Spaces Construction

There are a number of ongoing construction projects on campus that will impact the availability of general teaching spaces for the 2017 Winter Session.

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August 28, 2017

2017 Summer Room Upgrades

As part of the Strategic Plan for Reinvestment in Learning Spaces, we regularly upgrade and add new features to our learning spaces. This year was the first time that we included some restricted learning spaces in our summer upgrades.

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