Resources for post-secondary education will be enriched with a portion of a four-year
$2.5-billion federal transfer payment being made to fund post-secondary education
and health, according to the recently announced federal budget.
A social sciences researcher is among the UBC scholars to receive funding in the
latest round of New Opportunities grants from the Canada Foundation for Innovation
A major community campaign to recruit top student athletes to the university will
be officially launched March 13 at 7:30 a.m. at the Vancouver Convention and Exhibition
The UBC chapter of the Golden Key National Honour Society will host the first-ever
Canada Conference on campus March 16-19.
David Dolphin, a Chemistry professor and UBC's acting vice-president of Research,
has received a $3.2-million grant in support of his pioneering work in the field
of photodynamic therapy.
The only school of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene west of Toronto has
recently been established at UBC--the 11th professional school on campus.
The memory of Kaspar Naegele--who was appointed as the first dean of Arts when
Arts and Science became separate faculties in 1964--lives on.
Drilling and filling is just the beginning for a new breed of dentists about halfway
through their training in the Faculty of Dentistry.
Do you feel safe on campus? UBC's Personal Security Co-ordinator's Office wants
It's all come down to the wire for 19 UBC swimmers who are currently competing
in Olympic trials in Montreal.
They are a group of seven--from the departments of Fine Arts, Music, English,
Classical Studies and Electrical and Computer Engineering--whose work of art will
turn on lights and imaginations in Canadian galleries.
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