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UBC GradUpdate Newsletter

January 23, 2023

For UBC's grad students, offering updates on academic support and success, career exploration, community and network building, health and wellness, professional effectiveness, research skills, teaching development, writing and communication, and more

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UBC students paint campus Cairn for Trans Day of Remembrance

November 21, 2022

The Campus Cairn is repainted constantly by students of UBC Engineering, whether for campus spirit or commemoration. This week it was painted with transgender and pride colours to commemorate those who didn't survive transphobic violence.

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ICLEI's climate adaptation planning tools

November 15, 2022

ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability, has developed a series of valuable tools to reportedly help Canadian communities prepare for a changing climate.

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SCARP student Paul Akaabre co-produces housing research

November 15, 2022

Report "The prevalence of low income-tax payments among owners of expensive homes in Vancouver and Toronto": “Most luxury homes in Greater Vancouver appear to be purchased with wealth derived from sources other than earnings taxed in Canada.”

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