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Nursing hosts Elizabeth Kenny McCann Scholars’ presentation

Nursing professors Bernie Garrett and Maura MacPhee, the outgoing and incoming Elizabeth Kenny McCann (EKM) scholars, will talk about past activities and upcoming plans of the EKM Scholar portfolio. The […]

Applied Science presents distinguished alumni lecture

The Faculty of Applied Science presents guest lecturer and UBC alumnus, Gane Ka-Shu Wong (BASc’83). Wong will speak about DNA/RNA sequencing and its applications for medicine, science and applied science. […]

Civil engineering professor receives Canadian steel grant

Civil Engineering assistant professor Tony Yang has received a 2014 University Research Grant from the Canadian Institute of Steel Construction for his research project Development of High Performance Modular Steel […]

UBC SailBot team learns how to detect obstacles in upcoming cross-Atlantic voyage

UBC SailBot, the robotic sailing team of computer science and engineering students, is preparing to launch their 5.5 metre long sailboat off the coast of Newfoundland this summer in an […]

UBC student wins $2,500 for research presentation on reducing whiplash injuries

Mechanical engineering master’s student Alicia Figueira won third place in the AUTO21 TestDRIVE competition, receiving $2,500 for her presentation on her research focused on mitigating whiplash injuries in low-speed, rear-end collisions. […]

Engineering faculty recognized by peers with Killam Research Fellowships

Electrical and Computer Engineering professors Purang Abolmaesumi and Vincent Wong have won the 2014 UBC Killam Research Fellowships to assist in furthering their research projects. Killam Research Fellows dedicate themselves to their research full-time during […]

Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs program accepting applications

UBC’s new Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs program is a 20-month professional program for those looking to begin or enhance their careers as policy professionals in global policy-making […]

your evolution: alumni UBC’s online sharing platform supports those making a difference

alumni UBC is calling on UBC graduates, students, faculty, staff, volunteers, and donors who are involved in a socially beneficial project to upload their stories on until March 1, […]

UBC This Week – 05-Feb-2015

  Recent UBC Media Releases Feb 5  Cancer is not a game of roulette Feb 5  UBC Okanagan students examine social phenomenon of Cristiano Ronaldo Feb 4  Statement on sentencing […]

EUS Engineering Career Fair 2015