Faculty of Arts
October 21, 2014
A UBC international relations expert says Canada’s involvement is first and foremost a political signal.
October 16, 2014 - by Chris Lane
In a new international research program, undergrad students bring home tales of courage and lessons for society.
October 16, 2014
A UBC Journalism prof’s new book explores social media and the power of sharing.
Media Release | October 8, 2014
New research finds that children as young as five can be critical of adults who make overly-confident claims.
Media Release | October 2, 2014
UBC students will be the first in Canada to be able to study toward a bachelor degree in arts and sciences while also earning a Master of Management.
October 1, 2014 - by Jessica Werb
Psychology instructor’s stop-motion animations bring blackboard to life.
October 1, 2014
UBC experts are available to comment on the so-called “Umbrella Revolution” as Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests continue.
September 25, 2014
A UBC expert on Brazil’s upcoming presidential election.
September 18, 2014 - by Heather Amos
An 87-year-old Canadian doctor of Japanese ancestry is the first student in a new UBC program on Asian Canadian studies.
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
A UBC expert comments on whether voters will say ‘Aye’ or ‘Nae’ to independence in this month’s Scotland referendum.
September 3, 2014 - by Nick Lewis
UBC grads say a humanities degree is perfect for a rapidly evolving job market.
August 26, 2014
The UBC Intercultural Alliance connects different student cultural groups.
July 16, 2014
A UBC PhD student has built a sophisticated tracking system that collects, analyzes and reports on the activities of nearly 100 African elephants in an effort to protect these threatened animals and understand their movement patterns.
July 15, 2014
Could World Cup protests and a devastating semifinal loss affect Brazil’s upcoming presidential election?
June 25, 2014 - by Basil Waugh
Whether at Facebook, Google or local charities, students are discovering work they love through UBC’s co-op program.
June 23, 2014
Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki has agreed to a July 1 deadline to form a new government, a requirement for US assistance in fighting ISIS.
June 23, 2014
A UBC expert says attitudes toward people with intellectual disabilities are improving but underlying discrimination exists.
June 23, 2014 - by Hilary Thomson
The UBC Opera Ensemble is more relevant than ever, thanks largely to a strong vision.
Media Release | May 28, 2014
The first students to register for a new minor in Asian Canadian and Asian Migration Studies will begin classes in September 2014.