Events & workshops
We know that midterm exam season can be a difficult time. It’s hard not to get anxious, overwhelmed, and stressed—but have no fear, Exam Jam is here!
This event is aimed to help you de-stress, manage your time, develop productive study habits, and learn course content. From exam preparation strategies and building study schedules, to drop-in tutoring and test writing tips, Exam Jam has something for everyone!
Attend one, two, three, or all of our sessions—it’s up to you. Join us on Saturday, September 24!
Back to Basics
As you begin your first term at UBC Okanagan, you can prepare for your classes and the university learning experience by taking part in Back to Basics.
In-person and virtual sessions from September 6 to 23 will help you gain confidence in core concepts, build a solid academic foundation, and develop skills to succeed at UBC.
Can’t attend a session? Recordings are available! Back to Basics recordings
Back to Basics Schedule
Pre-registration is not necessary
In-person: Friday, September 9, 12:30 to 2:30 pm in Nechako 221
Virtual: Wednesday, September 14, 2 to 4 pm Join online
Foundations of Physics
In-person: Thursday, September 8, 3:30 to 5:30pm in Nechako 221
Virtual: Monday, September 12, 2 to 4 pm Join online
Readiness for University Math
In-person: Tuesday, September 13, 11 am to 1 pm in Nechako 221
Virtual: Tuesday, September 20, 12 to 2 pm Join online
Academic Reading and Writing
In-person: Thursday, September 15, 10 am to 12 pm in Nechako 221
Virtual: Tuesday, September 20, 2 to 4 pm Join online
Academic Integrity and Plagiarism
In-person: Thursday, September 15, 3 to 5 pm in Nechako 221
Virtual: Thursday, September 22, 3 to 5 pm in Join online
Academic Integrity Digital Poster Contest Winners
Thank you to everyone who submitted their artwork to the Academic Integrity Digital Poster Contest. We are pleased to announce our winners:
1st place: Rebecca Chadney
2nd place: Ximena Cayo & Nancy Lu (co-authors)
Along with receiving cash prizes, these UBC Okanagan students will have their work featured in a cross-campus campaign to bring awareness to the importance of academic integrity!
Do you have a passing grade in your knowledge of Academic Misconduct?
Make sure that you are aware of these important rules.
Seeking help early and often from UBC authorized services and resources is an honest way to help prevent yourself from feeling that you need to cheat to succeed. Subject tutors, writing and language consultants, and AIM consultants at the Student Learning Hub are available to support you in being an academically honest scholar.
Thank a prof
Has there been a prof who stands out and has had a positive influence in your learning this semester? Not sure how to thank them? The Centre for Teaching and Learning invites you to Thank a Prof! Your nominee will receive a letter of recognition from the Centre for Teaching and Learning. Your identity as the nominator remains anonymous.