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.
June 17, 2015
UBC experts are available to comment on the most sacred month of the Islamic calendar, and its related subjects.
May 15, 2015
UBC experts are available to comment on the federal government’s announcement that it will cut greenhouse gas emissions by 30 per cent.
May 11, 2015
On May 11-17, Canada celebrates National Nursing Week to recognize the many contributions of nurses to the health of Canadians.
May 8, 2015
Senior officials from Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member countries are meeting May 10-12 in Vancouver to discuss political, security, and trade issues with their Canadian counterparts.
May 5, 2015
UBC experts are available for commentary on today’s hotly contested Alberta election.
April 20, 2015
Earth Day takes place on April 22, marking 45 years of efforts to get people talking about what they can do to protect the environment.
April 20, 2015
UBC researchers are available to provide analysis on a variety of topics related to the 2015 federal budget, to be announced April 21.
April 9, 2015
The Canadian Coast Guard and Port Metro Vancouver are working to clean up a bunker fuel spill in English Bay that occurred Wednesday afternoon.
March 27, 2015
A growing number of cars have telematics built-in — devices that enable wireless connections between the vehicle and the wider world.
March 26, 2015
UBC experts are available to speak about B.C.’s new incentive program for electric vehicles.
March 19, 2015
Carol Mayer, head of the curatorial department at the MOA, is available to speak about the connection between Vanuatu and MOA.
February 25, 2015
UBC experts are available to comment in the wake of U.S. President Barack Obama’s veto of legislation approving the Keystone XL pipeline.