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Digital media job expo for high school students

UBC’s Department of Computer Science and Electronic Arts Canada will stage their first UBC-EA Digital Media Job Expo, exclusively for Lower Mainland high school students. Students in grades 10 -12 […]

TEDx comes to UBC Oct. 25

The eighth annual TEDx Terry Talks conference will take place Oct. 25 at UBC’s Life Sciences Centre. Modelled on TED Talks, the conference provides UBC students and alumni with an […]

CENES presents “Shifting Walls, Shifting Paradigms”

The Department of Central, Eastern and Northern European Studies is marking the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall with a free public lecture on Oct. 17 by […]

SCARP-Vancouver Sun debate hosts Vancouver council candidates

UBC’s School of Community and Regional Planning and the Vancouver Sun are hosting a debate featuring candidates for Vancouver City Council on Oct. 23. The candidates will talk about their […]

Education alumni recognized for teaching excellence

Tiffany Poirier (BEd, 2006; MEd, 2012) is one of 10 elementary and secondary teachers chosen nationwide to receive the Prime Minister’s Certificate of Excellence. Tiffany is a Challenge Teacher for […]

Hive Minds spell their way to victory

UBC Library and the United Way teamed up for the fifth annual Spelling Bee, which took place Oct. 7 at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. The hour-long event culminated […]

Applied Science Turkey 2K Trot brings in $9,000 for United Way

Engineering student David Slade won the second annual Applied Science Turkey 2K Trot and raised $1,202.48 for the United Way of the Lower Mainland. His donation was matched by UBC […]

Mechanical Engineering PhD candidate wins best poster award

Atefeh Einafshar, a Mechanical Engineering PhD candidate, won the Best Poster Award at UBC Chemical & Biological Engineering’s Research Day 2014 for her work on “Multi-Satellite Failure Evasion through Colored […]

Healthcare workers trained to support parents through infant loss

Every year on the 15th of October, B.C. observes Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day. Nursing professor Dr. Wendy Hall is developing a course that will train healthcare workers to […]

UBC Nursing researcher at national roundtable on safety

Dr. Maura MacPhee presented results from a study at a recent roundtable meeting with Canada’s provincial and territorial health ministers in Banff, Alberta. She was part of a national delegation […]

UBC Reports | October 16

UBC Reports | October 16

UBC This Week 16-Oct-2014

  Recent UBC Media Releases Oct 16 Dissecting assisted suicide Oct 16 Loss of big predators could leave herbivores in a thorny situation Oct 16 Spread the news Oct 15 […]

Severn Cullis-Suzuki and Tanya Tagaq

Severn Cullis-Suzuki and Tanya Tagaq Thu Oct 16 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Chan Centre for the Performing Arts Join these two fascinating women for a captivating joint performance […]

Severn Cullis-Suzuki and Tanya Tagaq