Media Release | June 2, 2016
Men who live outside major Canadian cities and have sex with other men are less likely to get an HIV test than their metropolitan counterparts, a UBC study shows.
Media Release | April 26, 2016
Psychedelic drugs may help curb domestic violence committed by men with substance abuse problems, according to a new UBC study.
Media Release | February 11, 2016
Imagine if the picture window in your living room could double as a giant thermostat or big screen TV.
Media Release | July 27, 2015
An innovative partnership between the University of British Columbia and BC’s wine industry has received $630,000 from Western Economic Diversification Canada to help strengthen cooperation in the industry, enhance export readiness and develop global identity.
Media Release | April 21, 2015
Retirement can be a big adjustment for someone who has spent his or her whole life working and keeping busy. Many of these newly retired professionals want to keep contributing to their community but aren’t sure how.
Media Release | March 3, 2015
A UBC-Chinese Academy of Sciences joint study shows that land cover plays as significant a role as climate change on the hydrology of watersheds.
Media Release | February 5, 2015
With more than 100 million Facebook fans, his own museum, and a blossoming career as a male model with his own line of clothing, there’s no doubt Portuguese soccer sensation Cristiano Ronaldo is known for more than just his skills on the pitch.
Media Release | November 14, 2014
UBC President Arvind Gupta says the future of UBC Okanagan and the Central Interior are not only linked, but are dependent upon each other for growth and success.
November 13, 2014 - by Patty Wellborn
A student’s passion for science, combined with a background in engineering, has led to a research breakthrough that has drawn international interest.
October 1, 2014
A UBC researcher is looking at how apps and other devices can keep you moving.
July 23, 2014
A UBC expert reflects on how education has changed during her 46-year career and how some things have remained the same.
July 16, 2014
A UBC expert says legal marijuana shops in nearby Washington state puts pressure on B.C. and Canada to re-think its cannabis laws.
June 18, 2014
Researcher studies how police use Twitter to protect and serve.
June 17, 2014
UBC students train athletes for the Special Olympics Canada 2014 Summer Games but say the benefits go both ways
June 6, 2014
UBC’s Okanagan campus celebrates its first two Aboriginal PhD graduates this week.
June 3, 2014
More than 1,600 students receive their degrees from UBC’s Okanagan campus in spring 2014. They each have stories of personal and academic achievements, and carry many varied ambitions for life. Here are three of their stories.
June 3, 2014 - by Deanna Roberts
Graduating student Eric Koch has his sights on understanding the life and death of interstellar bodies.
Media Release | June 2, 2014
A UBC Okanagan graduate engineering student has developed an indoor environmental assessment tool that has the potential to reduce respiratory illness from household mold and dampness.
Media Release | May 8, 2014
80-foot-long installation greets 750,000 annual visitors arriving at YLW
May 6, 2014 - by Jody Jacob
Study looks at what happens when customers snap at call centre workers.