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UBC graduate students receive PICS fellowships to advance climate change solutions for B.C.

Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions (PICS) has announced fifteen new fellowship recipients. This year’s recipients will investigate a range of climate change-related issues from scientific, economic, environmental and social perspectives. […]

UBC researcher appointed chair in water resources

UBC Resource Economics Prof. John Janmaat has been appointed the Leading Edge Endowment Fund (LEEF) B.C. Regional Innovation Chair in Water Resources and Ecosystem Management. His role will include finding […]

UBC faculty elected Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada

Judy Illes, professor of Neurology in the Dept. of Medicine, has been elected a Fellow by the Royal Society of Canada. For more information, visit Alan Kingstone, head of […]

UBC postdocs awarded Banting Fellowships

UBC postdoctoral scholars will each receive a $70,000, two-year Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship award towards advancing their research. UBC recipients include: Jonathan Foley, “The thrombin-complement connection: Gaining new insights into their cooperation in […]

UBC President Stephen Toope calls for investment in B.C. postsecondary system

UBC President Stephen Toope’s Vancouver Board of Trade luncheon speech

UBC This Week 06-Sep-2012

  Recent UBC Media Releases Sep 6 UBC welcomes Whitecaps FC and National Soccer Development Centre to campus Sep 4 UBC welcomes more B.C. students with new personalized approach Sep […]

Canada Council Writer-in-Residence at Green College

Shyam Selvadurai will be the Canada Council Writer-in-Residence at Green College from September to December of 2012. Selvadurai is the author of Funny Boy, a coming of age story about […]

Remembering Basil Stuart-Stubbs

There will be a Celebration of Life event to honour Basil Stuart-Stubbs, university librarian at UBC from 1964 to 1981, and director of UBC’s School of Library, Archival and Information […]

10th Annual Welcome Back Staff BBQ

Each year, the President’s Office and Human Resources welcomes UBC staff to the new academic year with the Welcome Back Staff BBQ. Held in September and produced by Ceremonies and […]

UBC Pharmacy alumna receives national research grant

UBC Pharmacy alumna Kari L. Olson has been awarded a 2012 American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Foundation Pharmacy Practice Model Initiative Demonstration Grant. Olson is a clinical pharmacy specialist […]

Vancouver hoarding task force participates in UBC study

The City of Vancouver’s hoarding action response team is participating in a UBC study that will evaluate the team’s effectiveness and find ways to assist landlords, neighbours, friends and family […]

Faculty members awarded Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medals

Three faculty members in the Faculty of Medicine have received Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medals: Dr. Larry Goldenberg, Dr. Roy Purssell and Dr. Juhn Wada. Goldenberg, professor and head […]