January 26, 2015
UBC experts are available to comment on the Holocaust and the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, January 27, 1945.
January 15, 2015
Inner-city elementary school students from East Vancouver will get their first look at university life from a basketball court at UBC on January 16.
December 10, 2014
UBC researchers are available to shed light on gift-giving, stress management and other holiday topics.
December 4, 2014
UBC joins the rest of Canada in paying tribute to the 14 women killed at Montreal’s École Polytechnique, with a new commemorative plaque.
November 27, 2014
Event: UBC and Sun Life Financial announce a new project to prevent diabetes in the South Asian community using culturally-engaging exercise videos to promote physical activity Date: Friday, November 28, […]
November 20, 2014
UBC professors can provide expert commentary on this morning’s arrests at the anti-Kinder Morgan pipeline protest in Burnaby.
November 20, 2014
Event: entrepreneurship@UBC (e@UBC) celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) with a showcase of its companies, mentors, milestones and more. Date: Friday, November 21, 2014 Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4 p.m. Location: […]
November 17, 2014
This week is International Education Week and it’s a great opportunity to reflect on the value of international students at UBC. International students bring cultural and social benefits to our […]
November 10, 2014
Event: The official opening of the Centre for Gambling Research at UBC and tour of its “Casino lab” Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014 Time: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. Location: […]
October 21, 2014
Faculty experts are available to comment on municipal election issues in advance of the Nov. 15 elections across B.C.
October 1, 2014
UBC experts are available to comment on the so-called “Umbrella Revolution” as Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests continue.
September 29, 2014
Prominent B.C. philanthropist to make a multimillion-dollar funding announcement as a tribute to a former B.C. politician now suffering from Alzheimer’s disease.
September 24, 2014
The BC Big Tree Registry, a database of the biggest trees in the province, has found a new home in the UBC Faculty of Forestry.
September 23, 2014
UBC experts are on hand to discuss ISIS and Canada’s role in the U.S.-led coalition to tackle Islamic extremism.
September 22, 2014
Henry Sugiyama, an 87-year-old doctor from Toronto, has been admitted to a new Asian Canadian studies program.
September 17, 2014
On Thursday, September 18, voters will decide whether Scotland should separate from the United Kingdom and become an independent country. UBC scholars are available to discuss the implications of the Scottish vote.
September 11, 2014
UBC President Arvind Gupta will be joined by students, faculty, staff and representatives from peer institutions in his installation ceremony, The event is a formal academic tradition where he will share for the first time his vision for the university.
September 2, 2014
UBC welcomes 7,500 new students with Imagine, a one-day orientation program featuring a pep rally where UBC President Arvind Gupta will address the new class.
August 29, 2014
More than 4,000 first-year students move in to residence at UBC’s Vancouver campus.
August 15, 2014
Opening ceremony of Jump Start, UBC’s orientation program for 1,500 new international and Aboriginal students