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Call for Committee Reps

Call for Committee Reps

We are looking for Masters and PhD students to serve as volunteers on different committees at the iSchool.

UBC iSchool Peer Advisor GAA Position

UBC iSchool Peer Advisor GAA Position

Continuing full-time students are invited to apply to a part-time iSchool Peer Advisor (graduate academic assistant) position for the 2021/2022 academic year.

Subjects from the Margins: GAA opportunity for UBC iSchool students

Subjects from the Margins: GAA opportunity for UBC iSchool students

Dr. Julia Bullard is looking for a Graduate Academic Assistant to work on the SSHRC-funded research project “Subject description from the margins: Indigenous and Canadian scholarship”

Checking our Online Behaviour for Digital Blackface

Checking our Online Behaviour for Digital Blackface

In this Digital Tattoo blog post, MLIS student Estelle Frank explains what digital blackface is and its pervasiveness on social media.

Our Own Labels: GAA opportunity for UBC iSchool students

Our Own Labels: GAA opportunity for UBC iSchool students

Dr. Julia Bullard is looking for two Graduate Academic Assistants to work on the SSHRC-funded research project “Our Own Labels: Representation in Catalogue Records”

Call for Applications: Teaching Assistant for INFO 250

Call for Applications: Teaching Assistant for INFO 250

UBC iSchool is looking for a Graduate Teaching Assistant for INFO 250: Networks, Crowds, and Communities in 2022 Winter Term 2. The application deadline is Thursday, July 15.

MLIS alumna Rina Hadziev will be BCLA’s next Executive Director

MLIS alumna Rina Hadziev will be BCLA’s next Executive Director

Rina Hadziev (MLIS ’00) will begin her new role as Executive Director for the British Columbia Library Association on July 19, 2021.

Statement on the Discovery of Unmarked Graves at Marieval Residential School

Statement on the Discovery of Unmarked Graves at Marieval Residential School

Read the full UBC School of Information on the Discovery of Unmarked Graves at Marieval Residential School

MASLIS student Isabel Carlin receives SSHRC Canada Graduate Scholarship

MASLIS student Isabel Carlin receives SSHRC Canada Graduate Scholarship

Their project examines the imagined harp of Isabel’s Indigenous grandmother, which functions as a personal and political record in the northern Philippines.

Fresh From the Fight : Heroes, Tricksters, and Villains in Children’s and Young Adult Literature and Culture

Fresh From the Fight : Heroes, Tricksters, and Villains in Children’s and Young Adult Literature and Culture

Join this biennial graduate student conference organized by the students of the MACL program at the UBC iSchool on July 2-4.