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Nominations Open for Staff Awards

Do you have outstanding AAPS colleagues at UBC? Consider nominating them for the President’s Staff Award for Excellence and the President’s Staff Awards (Vancouver campus). The nomination deadline is Feb. 28, 2014.

Go to the President’s Awards for Staff page for full details and nomination papers. Read more about Nominations Open for Staff Awards

Register Now: Bargaining Roundtables—Point Grey Campus

The current Collective Agreement with the University expires June 30, 2014. Work is already underway to prepare for the next round of bargaining. However, it is essential that we get your feedback as we develop proposals to present to the University. We look forward to your participation at one of our series of roundtables which will include a presentation on the bargaining process by Chief Negotiator Michael Conlon. Read more about Register Now: Bargaining Roundtables—Point Grey Campus

January 29 is Suicide Awareness Day at UBC

Each year, a number of UBC students, staff, and faculty consider suicide. Reaching out early and preventing suicide requires the help of everyone in the UBC community.  The UBC Suicide Awareness Committee’s goal is to increase awareness and combat stigma surrounding suicide. Learn more at thrive.ubc.ca.

January 29, 2014 marks the 4th Annual Suicide Awareness Day at UBC’s Point Grey campus.

How you can participate: Read more about January 29 is Suicide Awareness Day at UBC

Participate in Conversations 2034

Participate in Conversations 2034 – Envisioning Sustainability at UBC

UBC is seeking feedback on an early draft of the Sustainability Vision Statement.

For more information on the 20 year Sustainability Strategy and to complete the survey, please click here. Read more about Participate in Conversations 2034

M&P PD Fund Status

UBC HR has now received enough claims to fully exhaust the M&P PD Fund for this fiscal year.  

The M&P PD Fund will reopen on April 1, 2014.

If you have any questions regarding the PD Fund or the status of an application, please contact M&P PD Fund Manager Susanna Mulligan, M&P PD Fund Manager at susanna.mulligan@ubc.ca or 604.822.9273.

Please see the UBC HR website for fund updates, guidelines, and forms. Read more about M&P PD Fund Status

Link to PDF of 2012 Collective Agreement

Please find below the link to the PDF version of the 2012 Collective Agreement between AAPS and UBC that UBC HR has posted on their website.

http://www.hr.ubc.ca/wp-content/uploads/AAPS-Agreement-2012-2014.pdf Read more about Link to PDF of 2012 Collective Agreement

Managing@UBC offers new Intercultural Stream

Managing@UBC is opening a new cohort for existing M&P managers who want to build their intercultural understanding. Upon completion of the Managing@UBC Intercultural Stream, they will receive the UBC Certificate in Intercultural Studies with a specialization in Managing@UBC. Read more about Managing@UBC offers new Intercultural Stream

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