November 27, 2015
UBC’s Sauder School of Business expert Robin Lindsey is available to talk about the challenges of completing large-scale transportation infrastructure projects on time and on budget.
November 25, 2015
The world gathers in Paris next week for the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference, which runs from Nov. 30 – Dec. 11.
November 24, 2015
The federal government will announce today details of its plan to bring 25,000 Syrian refugees to Canada by the year’s end.
November 13, 2015
The world was shocked Friday to learn the news of multiple attacks in Paris.
November 6, 2015
UBC experts are available to comment in the wake of U.S. President Barack Obama’s decision to reject the Keystone XL pipeline.
November 2, 2015
UBC experts are available for commentary on the federal Liberal cabinet, which will be unveiled on Nov. 4.
October 29, 2015
UBC experts are available for commentary on the end of China’s one-child policy.
October 21, 2015
UBC law professor Margot Young is available to comment on today’s Supreme Court decision regarding homeless camps in Abbotsford.
October 9, 2015
With the election less than one week away, Canadians are looking to the parties for their platforms and performance on important issues like the economy and political reform.
October 5, 2015
UBC experts are available for commentary on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a 12-nation trade deal that includes Canada. A tentative agreement on the TPP was announced on Monday, Oct. 5.
September 28, 2015
The Munk Debate on Canada’s Foreign Policy takes place today (4 p.m. PST) and is the first-ever federal election debate on this topic.
September 21, 2015
Today is World Alzheimer’s Day. The following experts are available to comment on a range of issues related to this disease.
September 21, 2015
UBC experts are available for commentary on the summit between U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping.
September 17, 2015
The U.S. federal reserve will announce this morning whether or not it will raise interest rates for the first time since the financial crisis began.
September 9, 2015
September 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day. The following experts are available to comment on a variety of issues regarding suicide, depression and prevention among adults and youth.
September 3, 2015
UBC Allard School of Law professors Efrat Arbel and Catherine Dauvergne are available to comment on the Syrian refugee crisis and Canada’s immigration and refugee system. Immigration Minister Chris Alexander has temporarily […]
August 6, 2015
UBC experts are available to discuss the impacts of fentanyl from pharmacological, medical and public health perspectives.
July 31, 2015
UBC experts are available to comment on the 2015 federal election and can speak to issues including politics, public opinion, election campaigns, elections and polling.
UBC expert available for comment on court decision declaring Canada’s refugee policy unconstitutional
July 23, 2015
UBC law professor Efrat Arbel is available to comment on the Federal Court of Canada’s decision to strike down part of the country’s refugee policy as unconstitutional.
June 25, 2015
Vancouver has become the first city in Canada to regulate and license medical marijuana dispensaries. UBC experts are available to comment on this precedent-setting bylaw.