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UBC receives $3.8M for Survive and Thrive Applied Research facility

UBC receives $3.8M for Survive and Thrive Applied Research facility

UBC launched a new research innovation facility to develop novel technologies for human protection, survivability and performance in extreme or remote conditions.

New president lays out vision for UBC

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.

Five dos and don’ts for new students

Five dos and don’ts for new students

UBC instructor offers advice for success in the classroom.

Imagine UBC event welcomes students to Vancouver’s campus

Imagine UBC event welcomes students to Vancouver’s campus

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.

New president welcomes largest ever first-year class

New president welcomes largest ever first-year class

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.

Move-in day for 4,000 new Vancouver campus students

More than 4,000 first-year students move in to residence at UBC’s Vancouver campus.