October 15, 2013
As the province gets ready to ShakeOut on Oct. 17, applied science prof Carlos Ventura discusses the risk of earthquakes in B.C.
October 8, 2013
Bill Milsom explains the urge to sleep through the winter as hibernation season sets in for bears and other animals.
October 7, 2013
Mary Bryson on how lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities experience breast and gynecological cancers.
October 2, 2013
Douglas Justice, associate director of UBC’s Botanical Gardens and Centre for Plant Research, talks about the changing colours of fall and the joys of gardening in colder weather.
September 30, 2013
Thomas Davidoff, a business economics professor at UBC’s Sauder School of Business, discusses the shutdown of the U.S. government and what it might mean for Canadians.
September 25, 2013
As Breaking Bad sets to air its final episode on Sept. 29, UBC Chemistry Professor Michael Wolf talks about the hit show’s depiction of chemistry.
September 23, 2013
In honour of Arthritis Month, UBC’s Diane Lacaille discusses what’s being done for arthritis sufferers.
September 19, 2013
UBC’s Kurt Huebner says management of the Eurozone crisis is at a standstill, waiting for this weekend’s results
September 17, 2013
In advance of International Talk Like A Pirate Day on Sept. 19, UBC Linguistics Prof. Molly Babel explains why pirates talk that way, or at least why we think they talk that way
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 […]
September 16, 2013
A new book by UBC Psychology Professor Ara Norenzayan Big Gods asks big questions about spirituality.
September 11, 2013
Education inequality is a driving factor for income inequality, says Thomas Lemieux of UBC’s Vancouver School of Economics.
September 10, 2013
UBC’s Derek Gregory discusses how the world has changed since the attacks of September 11, 2001.
September 4, 2013
UBC Prof. Julian Dierkes says the massive growth of private tutoring raises questions for parents, students and policy makers.
August 29, 2013
From 2013: Dr. Patricia Mirwaldt, Director, UBC Student Health Services, on what students should think about when it comes their sexual health.
August 28, 2013
UBC Sauder School of Business Prof. Thomas Ross talks about US telecom Verizon’s interest in moving north and what it could mean to the Canadian industry
August 26, 2013
From 2013: Shelley Hymel, a professor in Educational and Counselling Psychology and Special Education, discusses what can be done to curb school bullying.
August 21, 2013
From 2013: Darran Fernandez of UBC Enrolment Services on how to manage student finances in the most expensive city in Canada.
August 19, 2013
From 2013: Tanya Leung, a dietitian and clinical instructor for UBC’s Food, Health and Nutrition program, offers advice on what foods will best help your child thrive at school.
August 12, 2013
On Sept. 11, Statistics Canada will be releasing new data from the National Household Survey on income and housing. UBC Prof. Paul Kershaw speaks about the issues related to the financial pressures facing young Canadians.