Media Release | May 27, 2014
UBC scholars discuss the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown and what remains of the struggle for greater democratic and human rights in China.
May 12, 2014
UBC scholars are available for media analysis of recent election results in Ukraine.
March 25, 2014
UBC experts available for commentary on issues related to Quebec’s April 7 election.
March 18, 2014
UBC professors are available to comment on the impact and legacy of the Exxon Valdez spill in Alaska and how it relates to proposed pipeline projects in northern B.C.
February 24, 2014
UBC researchers are available to provide analysis on the escalating crisis in Ukraine.
February 10, 2014
UBC researchers are available to provide analysis on a variety of issues related to the 2014 federal budget, to be announced February 11.
February 6, 2014
UBC experts are available to comment on the newly announced changes to the Citizenship Act. Efrat Arbel UBC Law Tel: 604-722-6162 email@example.com Refugee and immigration law “The proposed provisions allowing […]
January 16, 2014
From a heat wave down under to a cold snap in North America, UBC’s Simon Donner on extreme weather.
January 1, 2014
UBC experts are available to comment on the Sochi Winter Games, from security to sports psychology.
December 19, 2013
The Supreme Court of Canada will announce its decision in Bedford v. Canada today. UBC experts, some of whom are involved in the case, are available to comment.
December 19, 2013
The federal review panel released its environmental report and recommendations about the proposed Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline and UBC experts are available to comment.
December 6, 2013
UBC researchers are available to talk about issues related to rail transportation including safety, logistics, and engineering.
December 4, 2013
With the violence in Thailand on pause for the country’s largest national holiday – King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s birthday – a UBC expert is available for commentary on the political crisis and holiday celebrations by the global Thai community on Dec. 5.
November 13, 2013
UBC researchers are available to talk about Typhoon Haiyan and its impact on the Philippines, including its cause, the response and the ongoing relief efforts.
October 17, 2013
UBC experts are available to comment on the tentative EU-Canada trade agreement and its expected economic and societal impacts.
October 16, 2013
UBC experts are available to comment on politics and policy related to the federal government’s 2013 Throne Speech.
October 10, 2013
UBC experts are available to provide media commentary on the topics of physician-assisted suicide and “the right to die.”
October 9, 2013
The Quebec government is forging ahead with its plans to outlaw all religious symbols worn by workers in the public sector, UBC scholars offer fresh perspectives on the debate.
September 30, 2013
UBC business, economics and politics experts are available to comment on the possible U.S. government shutdown on Oct. 1.
Media Release | September 17, 2013
UBC experts are available to comment on the history, legacy and impact of Canada’s Indian residential school system and the upcoming Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s National Event in […]