Everyone’s a winner
As host venue for the 2014 Games, UBC has much to gain from its partnership with Special Olympics Canada, and vice-versa, says Louise Cowin.
Jul 7, 2014
UBC announces results of sport review, confirms varsity teams
The University of British Columbia announced today the result of the sport review of the 29 Vancouver campus varsity teams.
Feb 28, 2014
UBC announces initial sport review results and increased varsity funding
UBC announced the stage one results of its sport review, with 16 of the current 29 varsity teams securing their status for the coming years.
Jan 21, 2014
The Special Olympics Canada 2014 Summer Games, taking place at UBC this July, will give athletes and volunteers the chance to change perceptions.
Dec 11, 2013 - by Heather Amos
UBC athletics focused on success and student participation
UBC athletics focused on success and student participation Louise Cowin, vice-president, students, on the review of the UBC Athletics department. Read more…
Oct 30, 2013
Students seeing significant reduction in cost of course materials this fall
UBC has reduced the cost of course packs sold through the UBC Bookstore. Students will realize average savings of 33 per cent.
Sep 11, 2013
Measures announced to address CUS FROSH event
UBC’s Vancouver campus is announcing three immediate measures to address problems that surfaced during FROSH events run last week by the Commerce Undergraduate Society.
Sep 9, 2013
Athletics director Bob Philip takes on new role at UBC
UBC Athletics Director Bob Philip has been appointed senior advisor to Vice President, Students Louise Cowin. Starting on July 16th, Philip will provide advice to the Vice President, Students as she embarks on ambitious new plans for athletics and recreation.
Jun 26, 2012