March 18, 2015
Children today may no longer need to learn how to drive when they grow up, if some of the world’s leading automotive and technology companies have their way.
February 17, 2015
UBC experts are available for commentary on today’s B.C. budget, which is expected early this afternoon.
February 6, 2015
The Government of Canada has declared Ethel Johns, founding director of the UBC School of Nursing, a Person of National Historic Significance. Johns was a lifelong advocate of nursing education and professional practice.
February 4, 2015
The Supreme Court ruled Friday on a B.C. assisted suicide case. UBC experts are available to comment on the decision.
February 3, 2015
A UBC finance professor says Canadian banks downgrading is a symptom of rough times for the country’s economy.
February 2, 2015
Experts from the University of British Columbia and affiliated health care organizations will discuss how health and health care are no longer a matter of “one-size-fits-all” but rather a complex confluence of our biology, behaviour and environment.
January 27, 2015
UBC students will showcase their engineering design talents in a robotic vehicle competition on Wednesday, January 28.
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.