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      Congratulations to our ICP Masters Student - Dawn Smith for receiving ACSP 2020 award Don Schon Award for Excellence in Learning From Practice   The 2020 winner of the Donald Schön Award for Excellence in Learning from Practice is Dawn Marie Smith, University of British Columbia for her work on a "A Day in the Life of a Planner"  (Reflective...
          A big congratulations to our Professor Leonie Sandercock for receiving the 2020 YWCA Women of Distinction Award! Leonie Sandercock, a professor in the UBC School of Community and Regional Planning (SCARP), has received a 2020 YWCA Women of Distinction Award. Now in their 37th year, the Women of Distinction Awards aim to honour...
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  Congratulations!! Professor Leonie Sandercock has been elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Canada’s highest honour for artists, scholars and scientists. We are so proud of you!! The co-creator of SCARP’s Indigenous Community Planning program and a former director of the school, Sandercock primarily explores “the uses of film … as a catalyst for...
      A Big Congratulations to our PhD candidate Khadija Anjum for winning the Vanier Canada Graduate Fellowship Award!   Twenty-one doctoral students at UBC have received a Vanier Canada Graduate Fellowship, and three postdoctoral fellows have received a Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship. The announcement was made on June 18, 2020. Across Canada, 168...

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