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Check Out This Energy-tracking Device

UBC Reports | Vol. 54 | No. 12 | Dec. 4, 2008 By Glenn Drexhage As energy usage continues to be a hot topic, UBC Library and the Sustainability Office […]

UBC Eye Doctors Establish African Centre

Dr. Paul Courtright is living and working in Africa to treat and prevent blindness – photo courtesy of Dr. Paul Courtright UBC Reports | Vol. 54 | No. 12 | […]

No Pulp Fiction: Engineers See Major Paper Mill Savings With New Rotor Technology

Prof. James Olson looks to a future of energy-efficient pulp and paper-making – photo by Martin Dee UBC Reports | Vol. 54 | No. 12 | Dec. 4, 2008 By […]

Ethicist Studies Patient-physician Trust

Bioethicist Anita Ho is researching an ethical framework that fosters greater trust and transparency in health care – photo by Martin Dee UBC Reports | Vol. 54 | No. 12 […]

UBC Names First Ombudsperson for Students

The University of British Columbia has appointed an accomplished legal professional to lead a new office serving students. Shirley Nakata will be UBC’s first Ombudsperson for Students. The new office […]

UBC Board of Governors Requests New Academic Plan for Sustainable South Campus

The University of British Columbia Board of Governors has directed UBC administration to develop academic plans for a 24 ha parcel of South Campus land for teaching and research purposes […]

New UBC Applied Science Dean to Emphasize Serving Society

Meaningful service to society through comprehensive education and research excellence is the vision of Prof. Tyseer Aboulnasr, the newly appointed dean of UBC’s Faculty of Applied Science. Aboulnasr joins UBC […]