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On the rise in suburban poverty

I think there’s going to be quite a bit of surprise at the data on the maps.

More than 1,100 UBC students to attend 9th annual leadership conference

More than 1,100 student leaders at UBC will gather for one of the largest student development conferences at a Canadian university.

UBC This Week

Recent UBC Media Releases Dec. 29: The Next Big Thing in 2011, and beyond: Annual UBC researcher predictions Dec. 22: Only top spenders consider school quality when buying new homes: […]

CiTR Radio’s Prof Talk interviews visiting scholar from Sao Paolo

On UBC CiTR Radio’s Prof Talk, Dr. Denise Gomes, Brazilian archaeologist from the University of the State of São Paulo, will discuss her current research project on the Art and […]

UBC School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture announces 2011 public lecture program

UBC’s School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture (SALA) announces its Winter/Spring 2011 public lecture program featuring internationally renowned architects, scholars and writers.  Visit for more information.

UBC Bookstore expands course materials rentals to offer significant cost savings to students

UBC Bookstore has expanded its course materials rental program to provide considerable cost saving options to students. As the result of a successful pilot in September 2010 it now offers […]

UBC's Institute of Asian Research announces 2011 Summer Institute China Program

The Institute of Asian Research, Canada’s leading research centre on Asia, has announced that the Summer Institute China Program will be held for the 2011 session from June 5-17. This […]

SALA prof awarded Architect in Residence

Matthew Soules, assistant professor and member of the Architecture Institute of B.C., has been awarded the position of Architect in Residence at The Land Conservancy of the B.C. Binning House. The […]

UBC wine researcher among Globe and Mail’s 45 Canadians changing the world

The Globe and Mail recently profiled 45 extraordinary Canadians making their mark in dozens of fields. Hennie van Vuuren, the director of the Wine Research Centre at UBC, is a specialist […]

Four UBC professors appointed to the Order of Canada

Four professors of the UBC community have been named to the Order of Canada, one of Canada’s highest civilian honours. The Order of Canada recognizes a lifetime of achievement and […]