Volume 46 | Number 3 | Feb. 10, 2002
A pair of chemistry professors have won UBC's top research prizes for 1999.
Some senior undergraduate students are taking part in a unique experiment on campus
this term--earning university course credits in a class that they help create
Brian sullivan's job title--vice-president, Students--is unique in Canada. He
was intrigued when, one year ago, he first heard about a position being created
at UBC, thousands of miles away.
Former prime minister Kim Campbell, Nobel Prize winner Robert Mundell--both UBC
alumni--and filmmaker Atom Egoyan are among the 14 individuals who will receive
honorary degrees from the university this year.
A UBC study is helping inform the heated debate over public school choice, particularly
regarding traditional schools in B.C.
UBC and Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) locals 116, 2950 and 2278 reached
tentative collective agreements on Jan. 31, after multiple days of special mediation
and a half-day full strike.
A 27-year-old Vancouver male has been charged by the RCMP with the theft of musical
instruments worth more than $40,000 from lockers at the School of Music over the
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