Media Release | May 13, 2013
UBC experts on the B.C. election are holding two events – on election night, May 14, and the morning after, May 15 – where they will offer commentary and analysis of the 2013 provincial election.
April 15, 2013
From politics to pipelines, UBC experts are available to comment on the upcoming 2013 B.C. election campaign.
February 19, 2013
UBC experts are available for commentary on today’s B.C. budget, which is expected around 2 p.m.
December 12, 2012
UBC experts on North Korea are available to comment on its launch of a rocket into space.
December 7, 2012
UBC researchers can provide expert commentary on three proposed pipeline projects that would carry Alberta bitumen to U.S. and foreign markets. Next week the Joint Review Panel of the National Energy Board re-opens hearings for the proposed Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline.
December 6, 2012
The festive season is upon us and researchers at the University of British Columbia are available to shed light on all things holiday-related.
November 26, 2012
As the National Hockey League lockout enters mediation, UBC experts are available to comment on the stalemate, the economic impacts and the eventual deal.
November 26, 2012
University of British Columbia business, economics and politics experts are available to comment on how U.S. economic challenges will impact Canadian and global economies.
November 23, 2012
UBC experts are available for media analysis on issues from climate science to policy negotiations at the upcoming United Nations’ Climate Change Conference in Doha, Qatar (Nov. 26-Dec. 7).
November 16, 2012
UBC experts are available to provide analysis of the bloodshed in the Middle East and its implications for the world.
Media Release | October 30, 2012
As the U.S. election approaches, UBC’s experts on American politics, the election and campaign issues are available for commentary.
October 29, 2012
TIP SHEET – UBC experts are available to speak on extreme natural events on the east and west coasts
September 18, 2012
On Sept. 19, Statistics Canada will release their 2011 census report, which describes how families and living arrangements have changed in Canada over the last decade. UBC experts are available to comment on the report, which will be available at www.statcan.gc.ca at 8:30 a.m. EST.
August 8, 2012
UBC experts are available to comment on kindergarten to Grade 12 and post-secondary education issues.
July 26, 2012
A list of Olympic research stories for media, from high performance genetics and Games’ economic impacts to a breakdown of athletes’ celebrations.
June 22, 2012
As many as 28 people from UBC will participate in the 2012 London Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games, including up to 16 Olympians and 12 coaches, physicians, and support staff. With the one-month mark to the Games approaching, below is a list of UBC experts and story ideas for the 2012 Summer Games in London.
June 14, 2012
UBC experts are available to comment on the Rio+20 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in Brazil (June 20-22), including two researchers who will attend in person.
Media Release | March 27, 2012
UBC experts will be available on March 29 to provide media commentary and analysis on the funding decisions, politics and potential impacts of Canada’s upcoming federal budget.
Media Release | March 8, 2012
UBC experts and community members are available to comment on the March 11 anniversary of Japan’s “triple disaster” – the earthquake, tsunami and Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant meltdown.
Media Release | February 15, 2012
A UBC expert will be available to comment on expected amendments to Canada’s Balanced Refugee Reform Act – likely announced tomorrow – which may have significant implications for refugee claimants […]