UBC Biotechnology Laboratory researcher Brett Finlay has been awarded the 1998
Steacie Prize in the natural sciences, Canada's top award for young scientists
Two renowned UBC scientists, a former director of the Museum of Anthropology,
and the first director of the First Nations House of Learning have been named
to the Order of Canada.
A new program to help women students develop strategic leadership skills has
been created by the Women Students' Office.
Screwdrivers, socket wrenches and cans of 3-in-1 oil litter the counters.
No, this isn't a scene from your local garage. These are some of the tools
to be found in the new Orthopedic Engineering Research Laboratory.
Cataloguing children's literature is anything but child's play say two faculty
members from the School of Library, Archival and Information Studies.
UBC's Centre for Human Settlements is leading a major international collaborative
project to develop a community-based watershed management system in Santo André,
one of 39 municipalities in Saõ Paulo, Brazil -- the largest metropolitan
area in South America.