January 11, 2017
The B.C. government granted provincial environmental approval for Kinder Morgan to triple the capacity of the Trans Mountain pipeline today. UBC experts are available to comment.
December 19, 2016
UBC experts are available to talk about various aspects of terrorism in the wake of the incidents.
December 15, 2016
The B.C. government announced a program today to assist qualified first-time homebuyers with their down payments. UBC experts are available to comment.
December 9, 2016
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is meeting with premiers and Indigenous leaders today to discuss a plan to combat climate change. Trudeau and the premiers also plan to discuss health care.
December 5, 2016
UBC experts are available to comment on various aspects of cold weather.
November 29, 2016
UBC experts are available to comment on the federal government’s decision on three pipeline projects.
November 23, 2016
UBC professors are available to comment on Metro Vancouver mayors’ approval today of the first phase of a $2-billion, 10-year transit plan.
November 21, 2016
The federal government is expected to release its housing report on Nov. 22, which is also National Housing Day. UBC experts are available to comment.
November 1, 2016
A UBC law professor is available to comment on today’s B.C. Court of Appeal ruling on Trinity Western University’s law school accreditation.
October 5, 2016
Hurricane Matthew has swept through Haiti, Jamaica and Cuba, and is expected to hit the eastern seaboard of the U.S. and the Bahamas by the end of this week.
September 29, 2016
On Friday, Sept. 30, the European Space Agency’s Rosetta spacecraft will end its 12-year mission by crashing into the comet it has been following for the last two years.
September 20, 2016
Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has filed for divorce from actor Brad Pitt.
September 19, 2016
The UBC department of psychology is teaming up with Vancouver ecoVillage and the UBC Alma Mater Society to bring 15 therapy dogs to campus.
September 16, 2016
Homecoming 2016 is a full day of events on Saturday to celebrate the UBC Thunderbirds’ upcoming season.
September 14, 2016
Brock Commons is an 18-storey student residence under construction at UBC that will be the world’s tallest wood building at 53 metres (about 174 feet) when completed in Fall 2017.
September 9, 2016
UBC will formally announce the construction of the Indian Residential School History & Dialogue Centre, a first of its kind in western Canada.
September 2, 2016
Join UBC President Prof. Santa Ono and Andrew Parr, managing director of student housing and hospitality services, as they and a team of UBC employees welcome first-year students moving into campus residence.
August 23, 2016
UBC chemist Mark MacLachlan has other plans for the tasty crustacean.
August 19, 2016
It has been a day of ups and downs for UBC school of kinesiology alumnus and Richmond, B.C. native Evan Dunfee at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
August 5, 2016
For the first time in 30 years, the Musqueam Indian Band has carved a ‘journey canoe’ from a 350-year-old cedar log.