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UBC This Week

Recent UBC Media Releases Feb. 15: UBC project to generate clean energy and new knowledge Feb. 12: Schools use digital technology to learn about the 2010 Games Upcoming Event Highlights […]

Human Kinetics co-hosts international symposium

On Feb. 19, the UBC School of Human Kinetics will co-host the third annual International Symposium on Sports Business with global impacts-assessment experts to analyze lessons learned so far from […]

UBC Peer Programs accepting applications

Peer Programs, a student-led program providing support to UBC students, is accepting applications for new student leaders for next year. The 14 peer programs recruiting are: *       Arts Team *       […]

UBC engineers send well wishes with nanotube image

UBC engineers have created a “good luck” image to Canadian athletes that covers an area smaller than a snowflake and contains over 100 million carbon nanotubes (each nanotube is 10 […]

Staff member appointed honorary president of Engineering Undergraduate Society

Senior program assistant Jennifer Pelletier in the Dept. of Mechanical Engineering has been chosen as the honorary president of the UBC Engineering Undergraduate Society for the 2009/10 in recognition of […]

UBC engineering students' invention featured at BCIC Sport Technology and Innovation reception

The Katal Innovations Landing Pad, invented by UBC engineering undergraduate student Aaron Coret and alumnus Stephen Slen (BASc ’07), will be showcased at British Columbia Innovation Council’s Sport Technology and […]

UBC researcher wins best paper

PhD candidate Michael J. Sheriff has won a British Ecological Society (BES) Elton prize for his paper The sensitive hare: sub lethal effects of predator stress on reproduction in snowshoe […]

Mechanical engineer elected Fellow American Society of Mechanical Engineering

BC Mechanical Engineering Prof. Elizabeth Croft has been elected Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineering in recognition of her achievements and contributions to engineering. Croft is devoted to […]

UBC professors receive Sloan Research Fellowship

Two UBC professors are recipients of the 2010 Sloan Research Fellowship: Asst. Prof. Joshua A. Folk, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy and Asst. Prof. Omer Angel, Dept. of Mathematics. The […]