December 6, 2013
For the third consecutive year, UBC has published extensive information on the animals involved in research at the university, including numbers by major species groups and by type of research conducted.
December 5, 2013
Inclusion specialist Alden E. Habacon discusses efforts to promote intercultural understanding at UBC
Media Release | November 26, 2013
The University of British Columbia needs to act now to ensure the future strength of its varsity programs, says Prof. Stephen J. Toope, president and vice chancellor.
November 18, 2013
For her work since 2009 leading fourth-year nursing students to Ghana for clinical practicums, Muriel Kranabetter of UBC’s Okanagan was honoured in a special tribal ceremony in the remote village of Chanshegu.
Media Release | November 15, 2013
Research across all disciplines at the University of British Columbia received a $12 million boost in federal funding with more than a dozen professors newly appointed or renewed as Canada Research Chairs.
Media Release | November 14, 2013
Two classes of UBC Graduate School of Journalism students won big at the Canadian Online Publishing Awards, the country’s highest award in online journalism.
November 12, 2013 - by Heather Amos & Randy Schmidt
UBC renews its vision for sport and commitment to excellence.
Media Release | November 8, 2013
UBC has proposed a framework by which the Department of Athletics will map out a path to the future.
Media Release | November 5, 2013
The University of British Columbia welcomed news of the RCMP release of a composite drawing of a suspect that may be linked to six sexual assaults on its Vancouver campus.
November 4, 2013 - by Heather Amos
The #RippleEffectUBC campaign shines the spotlight on sustainability at UBC.
Media Release | October 29, 2013
The latest information unveiled by the RCMP is of grave concern to the University of British Columbia and calls for additional safety and support measures.
Media Release | October 21, 2013
The UBC Sauder School of Business announced a series of measures today to help students better understand Aboriginal peoples and issues.
October 16, 2013 - by Glenn Drexhage
A 700-year-old book—the oldest in UBC Library’s collection–helps bring history alive
October 7, 2013 - by Heather Amos
By contributing to UBC’s United Way fundraising campaign, staff and faculty help prevent childhood poverty, bullying and senior isolation
Media Release | October 3, 2013
Thirty-three doctoral students and postdoctoral fellows have received $4.8 million in funding through Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships and Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships.
Media Release | October 2, 2013
Seven UBC professors were inducted into the Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada, the highest honour a scholar can achieve in the arts, humanities and sciences in Canada.
Media Release | September 26, 2013
UBC Vantage College will welcome its first cohort of 300 International Program students in August 2014.
Media Release | September 25, 2013
CIRS has been awarded the highest designation in green building performance from the LEED rating system.
September 19, 2013
UBC has partnered with renowned French university Sciences Po to launch its first international undergraduate dual degree programs.
Media Release | September 18, 2013
UBC announced comprehensive measures to address a chant endorsing rape and sexual violence during Commerce Undergraduate Society FROSH events for first-year students of the Sauder School of Business.