June 18, 2014
Researcher studies how police use Twitter to protect and serve.
Media Release | November 8, 2013
Would-be donors skip giving when offered the chance to show public support for charities in social media, a new study from UBC’s Sauder School of Business finds.
August 28, 2013 - by Christopher Schneider
For the class of 2017–a generation raised on social media–words like “privacy” and “friends” take on new meanings.
May 1, 2013 - by Basil Waugh
Business grad and tech startup CEO Dustin Sproat scores NHL interest with hockey app
February 6, 2013 - by Bethan Williams
A new UBC course connects two schools to prepare students for the real world
Media Release | November 29, 2012
Giving customers a chance to complain can be a bad idea if customers believe they’re to blame for a product’s failure, a new study from the Sauder School of Business at UBC shows.
Media Release | June 16, 2011
The University of British Columbia has experts who are available to comment on the post-game riots in downtown Vancouver.
Media Release | May 11, 2011
The increased competition for attention in the digital era has not eroded public confidence in the mainstream news media, according to a study by researchers from UBC’s Graduate School of Journalism.
Media Release | April 27, 2011
A new study finds nearly 60 per cent of Canadians – the equivalent of more than 15 million people – regularly visit social networking websites, with the majority of users saying social media exposes them to a broader range of news and information than traditional media.
February 18, 2010
UBC has a number of experts ready to comment on the phenomena of “strategic nationalism” – where hockey fever can induce patriotism – the lightning quick mood changes within social media and the different faces of pride, from authentic to hubristic.