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
August 6, 2014
Fifteen teams of students enrolled in UBC’s Engineering Physics course are set to compete in “Indiana Robot and the Temple of the Zipline,” the 14th Annual UBC Engineering Physics Robot Competition.
Media Release | July 31, 2014
UBC experts are available to comment on the Great War’s impact from a variety of perspectives: political, historical and cultural.
July 15, 2014
As forest fires spread across B.C., Canada and parts of the U.S., UBC experts are available to comment.
June 26, 2014
UBC experts are available to comment on today’s landmark ruling by the Supreme Court of Canada to grant land title to the Tsilhqot’in First Nation.
June 13, 2014
B.C. athletes will be training at UBC on Saturday, June 14, with the help of student-athlete volunteers to prepare for the Special Olympics Canada 2014 Summer Games
June 10, 2014
The federal government is expected to announce its final decision on the Northern Gateway pipeline in the next 10 days and UBC experts are available to comment.
May 29, 2014
Photography exhibit looks at male suicide through the eyes of people who have had suicidal thoughts and those who have lost a loved one to suicide.
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 22, 2014
Media availability information for China’s most prominent economist and UBC 2014 honorary degree recipient Justin Yifu Lin
May 20, 2014
UBC confers degrees on 7,800 graduating students and 11 honorary degree recipients at the Vancouver campus’ Spring Congregation, May 21-28.