On March 12, UBC will open the doors on its long-awaited meeting and gathering
Shirley Chan, former chair of UBC's Board of Governors, political journalist
Peter C. Newman and Physics and Astronomy Prof. Emeritus Erich Vogt
are among the seven individuals who will be receiving honorary degrees from
UBC this year.
UBC has successfully defended both its men's and women's national swimming
titles. In fact, the Thunderbirds were in a league of their own at the Canadian
Interuniversity Athletic Union (CIAU) championships held recently in Guelph,
The Rick Hansen Institute has joined with seven Canadian organizations to create
the Canadian Neurotrauma Research Program (CNRP) to fund brain and spinal cord
Senior international health experts are meeting at UBC's Liu Centre for the
Study of Global Issues for a two-day symposium entitled "Global Health Challenges"
Mar. 4 - 5.