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Welcome to UBC Orientation (May 2023) is a Course

Welcome to UBC Orientation (May 2023)

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Date: Wednesday, May 17th, 2023
Time: 9:00AM - 11:45AM
Location: Jack Poole Hall - Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre (2nd Floor)
 
This event is intended for new staff at the UBC Vancouver campus in their first three months at UBC. 
 
Light snacks and beverages will be served.

Description:
Welcome to UBC! Whether your role drives academics or operations, everyone at UBC is part of our vibrant community, working together to shape the future of research, learning, and work. Join us for this orientation session to learn more about UBC, the campus community, and the opportunities available here for you.
 
To Register:
  • Enroll in the orientation
  • Complete pre-work prior to workshop date
 
Event Agenda: 
  • Get to know UBC – Trivia 
  • Meet your colleagues
  • Through the Years: UBC History with Musqueam 
  • UBC Shaping the future – Research  
  • UBC Shaping the future – Teaching
  • Wellbeing at UBC 
  • Staff experiences panel – Working at UBC 
  • Next steps: Continuing your onboarding journey
 
Event Outcomes: 
  • Begin to recognize our priorities as an institution
  • Better understand the value that our diversity, skills and experiences bring to the community
  • Create connections at UBC

As this event brings together staff from across a variety of portfolios and employee groups, we do not present specific information about benefits or professional development opportunities. These topics are covered in some of the resources provided and through dedicated sessions, which are offered in the months following this orientation event.
 
We look forward to connecting with you!


Future sessions:

If you would like to attend the orientation event virtually, please register for our upcoming virtual option instead.
Can't attend this session? Register for one of our future sessions:
  1. Tuesday, June 20th | 9:30AM - 12:00PM | Virtual on Zoom
  2. Wednesday, August 23rd | 9:00AM - 12:00PM | In-person at Point Grey Campus
  3. Wednesday, September 27th | 9:30AM - 12:00PM | Virtual on Zoom
 
Keywords: VRPTGY, ONOG, OE, ONOGUBC

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