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.
August 12, 2013
From 2013: The transition from high school to university can be difficult. Aneesa Shariff, a psychologist with UBC Counselling Services, offers advice for first-year students.
August 8, 2013
Professor Becki Ross says decriminalizing the sex trade could lead to a safer industry governed by the workers themselves.
August 2, 2013
Prof. Murray Isman on natural ways to keep the bugs away during the dog days of summer.
July 31, 2013
Keep your hot foods hot and your cold foods cold, says Siyun Wang, an assistant professor of food safety engineering.
July 29, 2013
Lori Daniels explains how forest fires can contribute to landscape diversity.
July 23, 2013
Prof. Anita Ho tackles complex ethical matters such as assisted suicide, in vitro fertilization and private healthcare.
July 15, 2013
UBC Sauder School of Business Prof. Thomas Ross breaks down the $12.4-B merger between Canada’s largest grocer and pharmacy chain.
July 10, 2013
UBC Sauder School of Business prof. Werner Antweiler talks about the future of gold prices and the loonie.
July 5, 2013
Sports medicine pioneer Dr. Jack Taunton talks about the UBC Grand Prix, which takes place on July 9, and his love of cycling.
July 3, 2013
With Ramadan beginning July 9, UBC professor Rumee Ahmed discusses the significance of Islam’s holy month.
July 2, 2013
Summer doesn’t last long, but the damaging effects of the sun could last a lifetime unless you take the proper precautions, says UBC professor Harvey Lui
June 26, 2013
Sonnet L’Abbé has crossed Canada as an Artist in Motion.
June 21, 2013
Unintentional injury is the leading cause of death for young men under 30.
June 19, 2013
Any activity that involves going head first with speed. Riding a mountain bike outside of your limits can also be dangerous.
June 17, 2013
One is that someone who suffers a concussion should be roused from sleep. Q&A with Dr. Shelina Babul.
June 12, 2013
Fathers today have less overall time to spend with their children, so Father’s Day can be spent just hanging out together.
June 10, 2013
The recent military threats were rhetoric and it’s an annual thing (caused by joint U.S and South Korea war maneuvers) so things will quiet down now until next March.
June 6, 2013
A selection of recommendations from librarians Susan Paterson and Kim Lawson.
May 30, 2013
Plant everything! Have all your annuals and perennials in the ground by mid June.