We're actively engaged in the development of critical, transformative knowledge for social work practice. With our undergraduate and graduate programs, we prepare students for generalist and advanced professional practice. Read More
For his contributions in the field of intellectual disabilities, Dr. Stainton has been named Fellow of the International Association for Scientific Study in Intellectual and Developmental Disability. Read More
This newly released report, "Sexual Assault at the University of British Columbia: Prevention, Response, and Accountability", provides recommendations for an action plan that addresses the presence of sexual and gendered violence at UBC. Read More
The UBC School of Social Work acknowledges that we are located on the unceded traditional territories of the Musqueam people. We thank and honour the Musqueam people for making space in their territories for us to learn, work and live as visitors on their territory.
Beating the Odds
Dr. Barbara Harris is one of the six recipients of the 2016 Courage To Come Back Awards, presented by Coast Mental Health. The awards are presented to people who have overcome significant obstacles to contribute back to their communities.
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NOVEMBER 28, 2016
Splane Lecture in Social Policy Sense and Debility: How disability figures in progressive social policy
With Dr. Catherine Frazee
5:30 pm, followed by reception
Liu Institute for Global Issues, Room 6476
JANUARY 3, 2017
Beneath the Surface: Inuit Miners at Rankin Inlet, 1957-62 Film screening: a look at Inuit colonial history
Jack Bell Building, 2080 West Mall, Room 200