Statistical Opportunity for Students (SOS)‏

The Statistical Opportunity for Students (SOS) The Statistical Consulting and Research Laboratory (SCARL) is proud to offer an hour of statistical consulting to UBC graduate students at no charge to the student. The SOS program is designed to help graduate students formulate and understand the statistical issues involved in their research projects. The program is […]

February 2015 Graduation Deadlines.‏

Dear Graduate Program Staff and Graduate Advisors Can you please forward this information to all Graduate Students that are hoping to have their degree granted in February 2015, and the congregation ceremony in May, 2015. Please advise students that Enrolment Services will not accept any late applications for graduation, and there will be no exceptions […]

Deadline for January 2015 Registration.‏

Dear Graduate Staff and Advisors Please be aware of the following deadlines for January 2015 Registration Can you please forward this deadline information to your Graduate Students. Thanks, Evelyn *********************************************************************************** Monday, 19 January 2015 Last day for change in registration and for withdrawal from most Winter Session Term 2 courses and Distance Education Term C […]

VanBUG] Fwd: Cancer Genomics: From Discovery to Clinic, Elaine R. Mardis, PhD‏

BCCA Research Seminar – Dr. Elaine Mardis The VanBUG team occasionally forwards events of interest to the local bioinformatics community. The upcoming event is posted on the Bioinformatics Event Calendar at: ——————————————————————————————————— A special presentation by Elaine R. Mardis, PhD “Cancer Genomics: From Discovery to Clinic” Monday, January 19th, 2015 2:00 – 3:00 pm BC […]

Delayed SSC Award payments‏

Dear Graduate Program staff, Due to some system issues, the SSC award payments (such as International Tuition Award, GSI, department recommended awards and so on) that were supposed to pay out to student’s SSC account on 3 January 2015 have yet to go through. The following is for your information so that you have the […]

bioinformatic position‏

Hi Sharon, Anthony Fejes recommended that I write to you about posting an exciting bioinformatic job posting for Sickkids for GSC recent graduates. Thanks so much! – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Lynette Lau Department of […]

Register for your thesis for January if you only registered for one term‏

Hi All, If you only registered for one term for your thesis because you thought you would be finished your degree and you are not, then please remember to register for term 2 thesis: BIOF 699 002 for PhD students and BIOF 599 002 for MSc students. If the system does not allow you to […]

REMINDER: FW: Travel awards available to non-CIHR training program students – some still available

To all Bioinformatics graduate students: There are 7 travel awards of $500 each available to non-CIHR training program students (that is because CIHR training program students all receive travel awards already in their first 2 years). These are available now and up until April 30, 2015. To qualify: 1) Must be presenting a poster or […]

Invitation to attend BTP/IOP/GSAT Research Day 2015

We would like to invite you to join us on Friday, March 20th, from 9-5pm at UBC Robson Square for the 2015 BTP/IOP/GSAT Research Day. The keynote speaker for this event is not yet confirmed, but we will notify you when one is selected in the new year.

New Group Content: Competition Announcement: Mackenzie King Competition‏

Mackenzie King Memorial Scholarships Deadline: Monday, 2 February 2014 Amount: $8,500 – $10,500 (subject to change) The Open Scholarship is available to graduates of Canadian universities who pursue graduate study in any discipline, in Canada or elsewhere. One Open Scholarship is awarded each year. The value has recently been approximately $8,500 but is subject to […]