July 2, 2015
UBC experts are available for comment on the results of the 2015 Metro Vancouver Transportation and Transit Plebiscite.
June 29, 2015
UBC experts are available for commentary on the increasingly tense Greece debt crisis.
Media Release | June 24, 2015
The presence of counterfeiters in the market can drive innovation in the fashion industry, according to a new UBC study.
Canada’s largest cranberry grower partners with UBC on $7.5M fund to establish a centre for business ethics
Media Release | June 18, 2015
UBC alumnus Peter Dhillon, Canada’s largest grower of cranberries, is partnering with UBC to establish the Peter P. Dhillon Centre for Business Ethics at the Sauder School of Business.
June 16, 2015
Event: UBC to announce major business ethics initiative Date: Thursday, June 18 Time: Event begins: 11 a.m. Speaking program starts: 11:15 a.m. Location: Hotel Georgia, Spanish Ballroom, 2nd floor 801 […]
Media Release | May 28, 2015
An international food security project that helps low-income women farmers in Cambodia farm fish and garden at home will now help them become entrepreneurs, thanks to more than $1M in funding to UBC from CIFSRF.
May 13, 2015
When school lets out for the summer, many young students will be facing a tough choice: get a summer job or take on extra studies?
Media Release | May 11, 2015
U.S. Congress approval ratings are at record lows. Now a new study suggests that this may be partly due to a decline in the use of warm, agreeable language in the House.
May 6, 2015
UBC experts are available for commentary on the UK’s general election, which takes place on Thursday, May 7.
May 6, 2015
This Sunday, mothers will be celebrated with brunches, bouquets, and sappy cards.
April 20, 2015
UBC researchers are available to provide analysis on a variety of topics related to the 2015 federal budget, to be announced April 21.
April 16, 2015
Since last summer, the price of oil has plummeted to its lowest point in years – and so has the Canadian dollar, sparking debate as to how closely they’re linked.
April 14, 2015
As the tax deadline nears for Canadians, some plan to take advantage of a new income-splitting tax break for families.
March 26, 2015
UBC experts are available to speak about B.C.’s new incentive program for electric vehicles.
March 25, 2015
Bill C-51 has drawn criticism for provisions that many feel are excessive and open to abuse. A UBC Sauder School of Business prof weighs in on the privacy risks.
March 18, 2015
Children today may no longer need to learn how to drive when they grow up, if some of the world’s leading automotive and technology companies have their way.
March 18, 2015
The recent destruction of cultural heritage in Iraq by the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) shocked the world. Archaeologists at UBC and Simon Fraser University have also condemned the actions.
March 17, 2015
A UBC psychologist says there’s more at stake in the Metro Vancouver transit referendum than shorter commute times and climate change. The way you vote could also impact your happiness level.
March 12, 2015
Canada’s six-month commitment to the coalition fighting the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) in Iraq ends in April 2015. A UBC political scientist discusses next steps and the challenges that lie ahead.