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Pure research is best likened to solving one piece of a puzzle.
Pure research is best likened to solving one piece of a puzzle

UBC Reports | Vol. 54 | No. 3 | Mar. 6, 2008

Passion, Pure Research and Happy Accidents

Public universities are often recognized as a central hub for research -- both pure and applied.

Watch  for Broken Rungs on the Job LadderWatch for Broken Rungs on the Job Ladder

The grass often looks greener when we’re browsing through job ads, but UBC sociology research cautions against frequent changes in employment since it can create a loss rather than a gain in wages.

Nothing  too Theoretical About this Physics ClassNothing Too Theoretical About this Physics Class

Lauren Weatherdon had never taken physics until last fall. She didn’t expect to like it either.

Goals Up, Burnout DownGoals Up, Burnout Down

People working in jobs with a high burnout rate share one thing in common.

Meet the Chancellor CandidatesMeet the Chancellor Candidates

Elections are now under way for the position of Chancellor of The University of British Columbia.

UBC Fields a Team of Olympic Sports Doctors

It is every Olympic athlete’s nightmare. After years of training and sacrifice, an injury or failed blood test suddenly disqualifies you from competition.

Heavy Medal: UBC’s Olympic History

As UBC this year celebrates the Centenary of the University Act, we look back at our Olympic history.


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