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Media Release | April 20, 2017
Want to recycle or compost more? Try moving the bins closer, new UBC research suggests.
September 9, 2015
A new professional program at UBC will train students to address the pressing issues of the 21st century, including human rights, climate change, poverty, security and risk.
Media Release | April 2, 2014
A survey of more than 500 researchers indicates that scientists have the desire to get more involved in public discussion and policy decisions regarding environmental issues, but have concerns about how their efforts might be perceived.
Media Release | December 17, 2013
For people in poverty, remembering better times – such as past success – improves brain functioning and increases their willingness to seek help from crucial aid services.
May 17, 2013 - by Chris Lane
A UBC student is one of 14 recipients of the 2013 Trudeau Foundation Scholarship, worth $180,000 over three years.