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UBC This Week 25-Sep-2014

  Recent UBC Media Releases Sep 25 A Silva lining for Brazil’s presidency? Sep 25 Bug bites Sep 24 UBC to track B.C.’s largest trees: re-launches database with climbing demonstration […]

The Women and Heart Disease Conference

The Leslie Diamond Women’s Heart Health Clinic invites family physicians, allied health care professionals, residents and students to The Women and Heart Disease Conference on October 18. Faculty members from […]

B.C. historian uncovers the life of “The Elusive Mr. Pond”

Author and historian Barry Gough will release his new book The Elusive Mr. Pond: The Soldier, Fur Trader and Explorer who Opened the Northwest at an event presented by the […]

UBC Community United Way Campaign begins October 6

The UBC Community United Way Campaign has been a part of UBC campus culture for more than 30 years. Last year the community helped UBC raise more than $500,000 to […]

UBC’s origami engineer speaks at TEDx

Ata Sina, a master’s student at UBC’s Pulp and Paper Centre, will speak at TEDxRenfrewCollingwood on October 25. Sina has found ways to express himself artistically throughout his career, developing […]

Professor wins international materials engineering award

Anoush Poursartip, director of the Composites Research Network and professor in the Department of Materials Engineering, has been awarded the ASTM International Wayne W. Stinchcomb Memorial Lecture and Award at […]

UBC startup nabs second place and $55,000 in B.C. new ventures competition

Aspect Biosystems Ltd, a UBC team developing a novel bioprinting system for the fabrication of 3D biological tissues, has been awarded second place in the BCIC-New Ventures Competition. Aspect beat […]

Psychiatry professor recognized with several awards

Professor Adele Diamond, Canada Research Chair in Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience at UBC’s Department of Psychiatry, has been recognized with several awards. She received the Urie Bronfenbrenner Award for Lifetime Contributions […]

VSE professor’s World Happiness Report receives international award

UBC Vancouver School of Economics’ Professor Emeritus John Helliwell and his World Happiness Report co-editors Richard Layard (London School of Economics) and Jeffrey Sachs (Columbia University) have received the 2014 […]

Main Mall Harvest Feast

Main Mall Harvest Feast Thu Sep 25 2014, 4:30 PM – 7 PM Main Mall, Point Grey campus Be a part of the 1000 guests sharing a sustainable meal on […]

Main Mall Harvest Feast

Bug bites

Bug bites

A UBC expert makes the case for eating insects.