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Monday, September 26, 2016 - 16:00

Best of Vancouver 2016 WinnerFor the third year in a row, UBC has been voted "Best college/school/university for continuing education" in The Georgia Straight's 21st annual Best of Vancouver awards.

This year, UBC has also been voted "Best place to learn a new language."

Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 15:45

Learn about high school students taking advantage of summer enrichment programs on university campuses across the country including UBC Continuing Studies' Future Global Leaders program. For  high-schoolers, it’s a rare chance to spend time with their tribe and get an edge in the tough job market ahead.

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Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 09:00

Learn how the UBC Continuing Studies peer counselling program came to the Nisga'a First Nation to help empower this northern BC community.

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Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 17:00

UBC Continuing Studies Mandarin instructor Jenny Lu speaks about the career benefits of learning Chinese in this Vancouver Sun article.

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Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 14:00

UBC Public Affairs conducted a Q&A with electrical engineering professor Peyman Servati about his research into wearable electronics. Dr. Servati delivers a free public lecture on Ready-to-Wear Electronics on January 23, 2016. The lecture is one in a series of One Day @ UBC Centennial Lectures we are offering in celebration of UBC's 100th birthday.

Read the full Q&A.


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