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Join Us! Fair Dealing Week
January 26, 2022
Fair Use/Fair Dealing Week is an annual celebration of the important doctrines of fair use and fair dealing. It is designed to highlight and promote the opportunities presented by fair use and fair dealing, celebrate successful stories, and explain these doctrines.
Join Us! Open Education Week 2022
January 26, 2022
An annual celebration, Open Education Week (OE Week) is an opportunity for actively sharing and learning about the latest achievements in Open Education worldwide.
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Live Now! Open Scholarship in Practice Recordings
November 12, 2021
Missed Open Scholarship in Practice? Catch-up with video recordings of the sessions.
Registration for POSE is now Open!
November 9, 2021
We are excited to announce that the next session of POSE will run again from January to April 2022. Please register to join us!
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OER in STEM: Opportunities & Challenges
November 8, 2021
Open resources can be an important tool for reducing student textbook costs. Dr. Agnes d’Entremont from UBC Mechanical Engineering explains why it’s harder to develop or adapt them for STEM — and the opportunities if we do.
OER Fund(ed): Using Open Educational Resources to Support Student Learning Inside and Outside of Class
November 1, 2021
Jonathan Verret received a 2019/20 OER Implementation Grant for a project that resulted in the creation of a “Foundations of Chemical and Biological Engineering” open textbook. This resource, which provides an introduction to foundational topics of chemical engineering...
Open Scholarship in Practice: Join us November 2-6 for a week of workshops and webinars thatwill transform the way you create and share your research.
Join Us! Open Scholarship in Practice 2021
October 20, 2021
Join us for webinars and presentations exploring the practice of open scholarship.
OER Fund(ed): Bringing culture and community to online language learning
October 12, 2021
Last year, Dr. Mark Turin and other faculty members from the UBC Himalaya Program received an Open Education Resources (OER) Rapid Innovation Grant for their proposal: Nepali and Tibetan Language in a Community Context. The resulting project created two OER courses, developed by UBC Himalaya Program and Asian Studies language instructors Binod Shrestha (Nepali) and […]
2021/22 Call for Applications for Open Educational Resource Grants
September 22, 2021
The Office of the Provost and Vice-President, Academic, UBCV, is pleased to invite the UBC community to apply funding to support the use of OER in UBCV courses.
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AMS Announces Call for 2021 Nominations for OER Champions
September 15, 2021
The AMS is excited to announce a call to nominate and honour OER Champions — those members of the UBC community who foster open education at UBC.