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UBC Reports – June 26, 2014

UBC Reports – June 26, 2014

UBC Reports – June 19, 2014

UBC Reports – June 19, 2014

UBC Reports – June 12, 2014

UBC Reports – June 12, 2014

New documentary marks final week of suicide exhibition

A 16-minute documentary capturing the making of the Man-Up Against Suicide has been released in its final week of exhibition. The inaugural photo exhibit, led by School of Nursing professor John […]

Nursing students pitch in with Union Gospel Mission’s Summer Connect

As part of the annual Summer Connect event organized by the Union Gospel Mission (UGM), UBC Nursing students joined dozens of service providers on June 18 to help residents of […]

Master of Health Administration student wins Robert Wood Johnson Award

School of Population and Public Health Master of Health Administration student Julie Ho received a 2014 Robert Wood Johnson Award at a ceremony hosted by the Canadian College of Health […]

Applied Science recognizes outstanding staff and faculty

Applied Science staff members were recognized for their outstanding contributions to the faculty during the annual Applied Science barbecue on June 24:  Erik Wilson (Mechanical Engineering), Ruxandra Vasiljevic (Nursing), Darla […]

Heads of EOAS and Microbiology and Immunology appointed

Roger Beckie, an internationally recognized groundwater hydrologist, has been appointed head of the Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences. The appointment is effective July 1, 2014. Beckie has taught […]

Statistics prof receives gold medal

Statistics professor Jiahua Chen is the recipient of the 2014 Gold Medal of the Statistical Society of Canada (SSC). As the highest distinction bestowed by the SSC, the gold medal […]

SCARP prof on Thompson Reuters 2014 Highly Cited researchers list

Professor Lawrence Frank from the School of Community and Regional Planning (SCARP) has been included in the Thompson Reuters Highly Cited Researchers list for 2014. Over 3,000 researchers earned this […]

UBC Engineering announces Goldcorp Professor for Women in Engineering

The Faculty of Applied Science announces Sheryl Staub-French, associate professor in civil engineering, as the inaugural holder of the Goldcorp Professorship in Women in Engineering at UBC. As Goldcorp Professor, […]

Pharm Sci research team receives new CIHR funding

Larry Lynd, Conor Douglas and their research team at the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences were awarded a two-year $235,801 CIHR Partnerships for Health System Improvement grant in partnership with the […]

NSERC announces funding results for 2014

UBC scientists, engineers and students are among recipients of the awards announced today that comprise the 2014 competition results for the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada’s (NSERC) Discovery […]

UBC This Week 26-June-2014

  Recent UBC Media Releases Jun 26 Life after rehab Jun 25 Co-ops can be a ‘golden ticket’ for career success Jun 24 UBC says farewell to Prof. Stephen J. […]

African Storybook Summit

African Storybook Summit Thu Jun 26 2014, 9 AM – 10:30 AM Ponderosa F, Room 103 The African Storybook Project is an innovative digital project that promotes early literacy in sub-Saharan Africa.

African Storybook Summit