October 21, 2014 - by Corey Allen
After 40 years and more than 370 graduates, UBC’s Indigenous teacher education program remains as vital as ever.
October 20, 2014 - by Jessica Werb
Students are learning to support each other in the first peer wellness-coaching program in Canada.
Media Release | October 17, 2014
UBC has received $11.6 million for 16 new and renewed federally funded Canada Research Chairs.
October 15, 2014 - by Corey Allen
A conference on binning is one way UBC’s Learning Exchange, now in its 15th year, is connecting with Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside
Media Release | October 14, 2014
UBC launched a new research innovation facility to develop novel technologies for human protection, survivability and performance in extreme or remote conditions.
Media Release | September 30, 2014
UBC’s quest to understand and treat Alzheimer’s disease is being bolstered thanks to three gifts from philanthropist Charles Fipke.
Media Release | September 12, 2014
UBC’s new President Arvind Gupta pledged in his formal academic installation ceremony today to increase funding for research excellence by $100 million during his presidency.
September 11, 2014
UBC President Arvind Gupta will be joined by students, faculty, staff and representatives from peer institutions in his installation ceremony, The event is a formal academic tradition where he will share for the first time his vision for the university.
September 9, 2014 - by Heather Amos
Four new online courses at UBC are attracting a new breed of students and changing teaching methods on campus.
September 3, 2014
UBC instructor offers advice for success in the classroom.
September 2, 2014
UBC welcomes 7,500 new students with Imagine, a one-day orientation program featuring a pep rally where UBC President Arvind Gupta will address the new class.
September 2, 2014
UBC is preparing to welcome 8,360 incoming students, its largest ever first-year class. President Arvind Gupta will greet many of them at an Okanagan rally at 8:30 a.m. and Vancouver campus pep rally at 2:30 p.m.
Media Release | August 29, 2014
Susan Danard will become managing director of Public Affairs at the University of British Columbia on September 2, 2014.
August 29, 2014
More than 4,000 first-year students move in to residence at UBC’s Vancouver campus.
Media Release | August 27, 2014
UBC researchers have received $3.5 million from the SSHRC for new projects related to oceans, language revitalization, community development and more.
August 25, 2014 - by Heather Amos
MasterCard Foundation Scholars from Africa hope to return home to make a difference
August 25, 2014
More incoming students are choosing residence life, swayed by affordable accommodation and a better academic experience.
August 21, 2014
A campus community begins the process of building new orientation traditions.
Media Release | August 20, 2014
The charges against a former University of British Columbia faculty member are of serious concern to our community.
August 20, 2014
UBC professors encourage more active learning.