October 25, 2016
Costumes, candy and decorations are flying off store shelves in record numbers, as Halloween draws near.
February 15, 2014
A UBC economist explores the dramatic loss of skilled jobs in the U.S. economy.
Media Release | November 25, 2013
A $2 million gift from prominent Vancouver business leader John Montalbano to UBC’s Sauder School of Business creates a professorship focused on the advancement of women and diversity in business leadership.
Media Release | July 25, 2013
UBC researchers have apprehended tiny, elusive parasites that have plagued oysters from B.C. to California.
Media Release | June 11, 2013
A new UBC study says retailers should consider admonishing queue jumpers and thoughtless store browsers to ease aggression between shoppers.
Media Release | May 22, 2013
Canadian and Swedish scientists today released genome sequences of two of the most economically important forest trees in the world.
Media Release | May 13, 2013
A new UBC study from the Sauder School of Business reveals that experiencing unfair treatment at work can sharpen the taste buds, providing evidence that stress has a physiological effect on people.
Media Release | May 9, 2013
A new study from UBC’s Sauder School of Business seeks to provide an independent assessment of the economic track records of British Columbia’s top political parties vying for the May 14th election. The study finds that no one party is significantly better at fiscal management than another. On average since 1991, according to the study, B.C. fiscal performance, compared to that of other provinces, has been modestly better under the NDP.
Media Release | April 10, 2013
Family doctors receive little or no information about harmful effects of medicines in the majority of drug promotions during visits by drug company representatives, according to an international study involving Canadian, U.S. and French physicians.
April 3, 2013 - by Heather Amos
New athletic facilities and partnerships make UBC a community sport magnet
Media Release | April 3, 2013
Chinese fishing boats catch about US$11.5 billion worth of fish from beyond their country’s own waters each year – and most of it goes unreported, according to a new study led by fisheries scientists at the University of British Columbia.
Media Release | March 25, 2013
A new UBC study reveals that North American service workers are more likely to sabotage rude customers, while Chinese react by disengaging from customer service altogether.
Media Release | March 20, 2013
UBC experts are available to provide media commentary and analysis on the March 21 federal budget.
March 6, 2013 - by Basil Waugh
UBC researchers partner on B.C. Vote Compass to help people assess provincial party platforms
March 6, 2013 - by Andrew Riley
Eliminating cash would mean big fiscal savings and a cut in crime says UBC Sauder Prof. Maurice Levi
March 6, 2013 - by Lucie McNeill
As UBC reports turns fully digital, we celebrate its illustrious past in print
March 5, 2013
Three UBC researchers and two UBC spin-off companies are recognized in the 2013 LifeSciences British Columbia Awards. LifeSciences B.C. is a not-for-profit industry association that supports and represents the greater life sciences community of British Columbia through leadership, advocacy and promotion of world-class science and industry.
Media Release | February 27, 2013
UBC’s Sauder School of Business has launched an online prediction market for investors seeking to predict the outcome of B.C.’s May 14 provincial election.
Media Release | February 25, 2013
A new UBC study suggests troubling perceptions exist when it comes to women involved in disputes at work.