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BC Human Rights Commission Final Report

The Provincial Government has released their final report and recommendations on re-establishing the BC Human Rights Commission.

You can read the full report here Read more about BC Human Rights Commission Final Report

2017 End of Year Checklist

Here are some helpful reminders of relevant articles in your Collective Agreement and deadlines to consider as the new year approaches. Read more about 2017 End of Year Checklist

AAPS PD: Money Mindfulness for the Holiday Season

We are pleased to welcome back one of AAPS’ favourite facilitators, financial advisors, and money education expert: Tracy Theemes. Like her other sessions with AAPS, this lunch-time talk will be energetic, enlightening, and rewarding. You can participate in this session in-person at Point Grey Campus or via webcast. Read more about AAPS PD: Money Mindfulness for the Holiday Season

THRIVE: Representation and Support

On the last day of Thrive Week at UBC, we’d like to remind you about your Right to Representation.

One of the most important things that we do for AAPS members is provide you with professional representation. You can to have an AAPS presentative support and represent you during the following processes: Read more about THRIVE: Representation and Support

THRIVE: Take Your Breaks

A common question that we get in the AAPS New Member Information Sessions is “how do I carry over vacation days?” Read more about THRIVE: Take Your Breaks

THRIVE: Take Care of Your Mental Health

There are a number of benefits provided as part of your UBC benefits plan as well as articles in your Collective Agreement to help support your mental health.

UBC Extended Benefits Read more about THRIVE: Take Care of Your Mental Health

THRIVE: Build a Community at Work


AAPS members and volunteers know the importance of participating in the workplace community


Investing time into workplace friendships and your workplace community can have many positive impacts on your career and your mental health. A number of articles and studies have been published in the last few years reminding us about the importance of these social connections for our wellbeing and our productivity. Read more about THRIVE: Build a Community at Work

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