Start planning now for your study abroad adventure in 2019/20. Will you be eligible? Where can you go? What courses can you take? BCom study abroad and exchange programs coordinator Ann Gilray will answer these questions and many more at the first of three information sessions to be held before the Go Global application deadline in January:
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Matapalo Sea Turtle Conservation is an organization, dedicated to environmental conservation. The staff at Matapalo are experts in conservation, but need assistance in managing the business side of the organization. As a long-time partner of the Office of Regional and International Community Engagement (ORICE), Matapalo Sea Turtle Conservation has been working with a group of UBC students (who have been working remotely from UBC) this year to develop a long-term business model for the organization.
The WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management offers the Bachelor European Summer Program as a two-week course on The Business, Political and Cultural Environment in Europe, tailored to undergraduate students in business administration.
The two-week program, directed by Professor Dr. Michael Frenkel, focusses on the following topics:
Sauder Social Entrepreneurship (SSE) provides a unique opportunity for UBC students to use business education as a means to produce a positive impact and help young Kenyan entrepreneurs succeed.
SSE Kenya is a student-led, four-week course delivered in Nairobi each summer. Participants learn about other cultures, how businesses are created and grow in different contexts, and the role of education, mentorship, and volunteerism on economic development.
Time is running out to apply for exchange before the next deadline. Do you still have questions about program requirements, potential destinations, or the application process? Join BCom study abroad and exchange programs coordinator Ann Gilray for an information session:
Date: Tuesday, January 9
Time: 12:30 to 1:20pm
Location: Henry Angus 254*
Earn three credits while working on a challenge-based learning project for Mexican NGOs and indigenous communities. Work with local indigenous artisans, rural communities on safe water systems, or an ecotourism centre. Contribute to the local community through challenge-based learning projects. Partner with fellow students, local communities and civil organizations to create innovative solutions to social problems facing vulnerable populations in southern Mexico.
The Global Lounge is hosting UBC’s 2nd World’s Challenge Challenge. This competition invites teams of three students to come up with a unique solution to a global problem. The winning team will receive $6,000 and an all-expenses-paid trip to compete in the International World’s Challenge Challenge at Western University. Students are encouraged to refer to the UN Sustainable Development Goals page when choosing a global challenge.
Are you passionate about social entrepreneurship, international development, and global issues? Sauder Social Entrepreneurship (SSE) provides a unique opportunity for UBC students to use business education as a means to produce a positive impact and help young Kenyan entrepreneurs succeed.
Interested in advancing your career opportunities with an MA in International Law? If you’re in your 3rd or 4th year of your undergraduate degree, the Peter Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia is looking for your input in the development of this applied program.
Your feedback will be used to improve education programs and services for future students. Click below to begin this 5-8 minute survey. All answers you provide will be kept strictly confidential and will only be used for statistical purposes.
Year 2 BComs: Interested in studying the field of global logistics from the unique perspectives of three renowned institutions? Join BCom study abroad and exchange programs coordinator Ann Gilray to learn more about the Global Supply Chain and Logistics Management (Global SCLM) option. You'll also have an opportunity to hear from current students in the program from UBC Sauder, Copenhagen Business School, and Chinese University of Hong Kong in Shenzhen.
Date: Thursday, November 9
Time: 12:30 to 1:30pm