BC Skills deficit looming in 2016: More jobs than qualified people unless post-secondary capacity expanded
Media Release | January 29, 2013
A skills shortage will hit British Columbia in 2016 and continue to grow, unless immediate action is taken to improve access to all types of post-secondary education – university, college and trades.
Media Release | January 28, 2013
Up 25 places over its 2012 ranking, the MBA at the University of British Columbia ranks 57th among the world’s top 100 MBA programs in the 2013 Financial Times Global MBA Ranking, published today.
Media Release | January 21, 2013
A new study from the University of British Columbia Sauder School of Business shows that bosses should pick favourites if they want top performing teams.
Media Release | January 15, 2013
A $4.9-million research partnership between UBC and Germany’s Fraunhofer Society – Europe’s largest applied research institution – will advance clean energy research in five critical areas, from wind energy to zero emission vehicles.
Media Release | December 19, 2012
Finding the next Barack Obama or Warren Buffett might be as simple as looking at who attracts the most eyes in a crowd, a new UBC study finds.
December 18, 2012 - by Hans Schreier, Professor, Faculty of Land and Food Systems
Planetary water shortages and the demand for more food should lead to changes in farming and exports.
December 18, 2012 - by Warren Hare, Assistant Professor, Mathematics
New technologies from UBC’s Okanagan campus are tackling the high cost of building highways.
December 18, 2012 - by Sarah Burke, Assistant Professor, Depts. of Physics & Astronomy and Chemistry
Organic solar cells are the basis of a new class of materials and may be the key to abundant, accessible solar energy.