February 2013

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Wait Lists for Summer 2013 – Additional Instructions (All Students)

The Summer 2013 wait lists will open up on Friday, March 1st at 12 noon. Students who signed up on wait lists earlier yesterday or today will be deleted from the lists and will have to sign up again on the Summer wait lists tomorrow at 12 noon. You are strongly advised NOT to register […]

William Wong on Make It Visible: Applying Cognitive Systems Engineering to Intelligence Analysis (All Studnents)

The School of Library, Archival and Information Studies, the iSchool at The University of British Columbia, is pleased to announce Dr. William Wong, Professor of Human-Computer Interaction and Head, Interaction Design Centre, at Middlesex University’s School of Science and Technology in London, UK, is the next speaker in our continuing series of lunchtime colloquia.He is […]

DiiG Talk presents Dr. Mary F. Cavanagh on Social-Biblio.ca: Meaning and Method Behind Public Library Micro-Blogging Practices (MLIS, Dual)

Dr. Mary F. Cavanagh, Assistant Professor from the University of Ottawa, School of Information Studies, is presenting “Social-Biblio.ca: Meaning and Method Behind Public Library Micro-Blogging Practices” on Thursday, March 21, 12-1 pm at the Dodson Room, Irving K Barber Learning Centre, 1961 East Mall at the University of British Columbia. Twitter is the most well-known […]

Reminder: Applications for May 2013 Graduation (All Students)

Today is the last day for graduation applications to be submitted to Enrolment Services by all students expecting to graduate in May. Application is made through the Student Service Centre

Freedom to Read Week Marathon Reading Event (All Students)

Freedom to Read Week officially starts tomorrow and runs through March 2, 2013 CLA/ALA is hosting a marathon reading event on Thursday, February 28th from 8 am – 8 pm in the Lilloet Room in IKBLC. You can sign up to read their favourite banned or challenged books for ten minutes. There will be baked […]


This is a long and fairly complex message so please read it carefully. Registration for  Summer Terms 1 & 2 opens for Graduate and PhD students on February 28th tomorrow. You have probably already received your emails from Enrolment Services giving detailed instructions and confirmations of the date and time that you can begin to […]

March 8th Research Day! (All Students)

All space in the iSchool suite will be in use for Demos, Posters and Talks. NOTE: There will be NO quiet study space within the school from 9am-5pm. Sorry for the inconvenience – please join us!

Student-Organized Archives Symposium a Success

On Friday, February 8, the UBC student chapter of the Association of Canadian Archivists (ACA) held its 5th annual ACA@UBC International Symposium at the Frederic Wood Theatre. The theme for 2013 was “We Shape Our Tools, and Our Tools Shape Us”, focusing on the nature of various technologies used in the records lifecycle. Attendees and […]

iSchool@UBC Storms iConference 2013

From February 12th through the 15th, faculty and students from the iSchool@UBC gathered with over 500 peers in Fort Worth, Texas for iConference 2013, an annual gathering of information scholars, researchers, and practitioners. Hosted by the College of Information at the University of North Texas, this year’s conference theme was “Scholarship in Action: Data, Innovation, […]

May 2013 Graduation Deadlines (All Students)

Thursday, 28 February 2013 Last day for graduation applications to be submitted to Enrolment Services by all students expecting to graduate in May. Application is made through the Student Service Centre. Friday, 19 April 2013 Last day for graduate programs to notify the Faculty of Graduate Studies that all requirements (including major papers) have been […]

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