Chinese Canadian Stories
By Jessica Woolman on May 22, 2013
Celebrate Alumni Weekend with a Chinese Canadian Stories lecture or a tour of the Chung Collection, at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre.
By Jessica Woolman on October 15, 2012
UBC’s Chinese Canadian Stories project unveiled interactive kiosks this past weekend at Vancouver Public Library.
By Jessica Woolman on April 10, 2012
The April 2012 issue of UBC Library’s eNewsletter, LibFOCUS is now available. The issue features upcoming events and happenings at UBC Library, including the annual report, Chinese Canadian Stories project and more.
By Jessica Woolman on March 28, 2012
Read about our developments and future directions as we transform into a 21st-century research library.
By Glenn Drexhage on November 1, 2011
UBC Library’s Autumn Update appears in the new issue of the BCLA Browser, the newsletter of the British Columbia Library Association. Have a read to find out about the new UBC fundraising and alumni engagement campaign; copyright and UBC; the Smart Business, Small Business events; a Chinese Canadian Stories preview: the Open UBC series, held [...]
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By Jessica Woolman on October 4, 2011
LibFOCUS – October 2011 - looks at ways to engage with the library, from Small Business month and renovations at Koerner, to the Robson Reading Series.
By Glenn Drexhage on January 18, 2011
An article on the CHRP project – entitled Chinese Canadian Stories: Uncommon Stories from a Common Past – appears in the Winter 2010 issue of DIVERSE magazine. You can view the article at DIVERSE winter2010. And you can find out more about Chinese Canadian Stories, which is a UBC Library and SFU Library initiative, here.
By Glenn Drexhage on September 1, 2010
A recent article in the Georgia Straight about an online exhibit dedicated to Chinese Canadian history also cites UBC Library’s recent news about a $900,000 contribution from the Community Historical Recognition Program. This funding supports an English-Chinese Web portal entitled “Chinese Canadian Stories: Uncommon Histories from a Common Past.” You can view the the Georgia [...]
By Glenn Drexhage on August 10, 2010
The recent announcement on federal funding worth $900,000 for a Chinese Canadian portal project that involves UBC Library has received ample media coverage. Here are pieces from the Vancouver Sun, the Province and the Xinhua News Agency. And here’s a great photo of a tour of the Chung Collection, held after the formal announcement, in [...]
By Glenn Drexhage on August 9, 2010
MEDIA RELEASE | AUGUST 9, 2010 UBC gains $900,000 federal award for unique Chinese Canadian history web portal A bilingual website featuring the legacies of Chinese Canadians who helped shape this country will soon be a reality thanks to an ambitious project led by the University of British Columbia and a $900,000 grant from Citizenship [...]