Maria Klawe, vice-president, Student and Academic Services, has been appointed
dean of the Faculty of Science.
The director of a major UBC-based earth sciences project, two UBC professors
emeritii, and a UBC senator have been named to the Order of Canada.
From Iqaluit in the Northwest Territories to Pender Island, UBC's medical students
are finding out what it means to be a doctor in a small town.
Forest fires that sweep the province after a long dry period play an important
role in maintaining ecosystems and ensuring the survival of certain plants and
animals, a UBC Forest Sciences professor says.
An authority on the 18th century and an expert in steel manufacturing processes
are among the six UBC faculty members recently elected to the Royal Society
When the old UBCLIB computer system shuts down Sept.1, it will mark the last
chapter in the Library's conversion to its new Web-based automated library system.
This year is shaping up to be an outstanding one for UBC Press with six awards
for its publications in as many months.