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UBC This Week 30-Apr-2015

  Recent UBC Media Releases Apr 24  UBC students to take unmanned drones to national competition Apr 25  Experts available to comment on Nepal earthquake Apr 27  ‘Chemo brain’ is […]

MOA unveils exhibition of Portuguese popular art

The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBC is presenting part of the largest collection of Portuguese folk art in North America in a new exhibition. Heaven, Hell & Somewhere In […]

UBC Opera and UBC Symphony Orchestra present world premiere of Stephen Chatman’s Choir Practice

The UBC Opera Ensemble will be joined by Jonathan Girard, director of the UBC Symphony Orchestra, along with members of the UBC Symphony Orchestra, for the world premiere of Stephen […]

The Cancer Prevention Centre gets a new name

The Cancer Prevention Centre will now be known as the Centre of Excellence in Cancer Prevention. Led by School of Population and Public Health professor Carolyn Gotay, the Centre is […]

UBC/UNBC environmental engineering team wins student design competition

Team Undine Energy Solutions, composed of undergraduate students from the joint UBC-UNBC Environmental Engineering program, finished first in the B.C. Water and Waste Association 2015 Student Design Competition. Teams were […]

EERI seismic design team stands up to the competition in Boston

The UBC Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) seismic design team returned from the 2015 Undergraduate Seismic Design Competition in Boston with several awards: second place in poster presentation, third place […]

New respiration measurement app wins Canadian award

Researchers from UBC’s Electrical and Computer Engineering in Medicine Lab have developed a mobile application that can help front-line healthcare workers measure respiration rate more quickly. The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association […]

New UBC Research + International website

UBC has launched a new Research + International website. The site shines a spotlight on UBC’s accomplishments as a global research player, and focuses strongly on research excellence, innovation and impact, and international engagement.  Highlights […]

UBC Reports | April 30

UBC Reports | April 30

Equity, Opportunity and Good Health: How Transportation Affects the Essential Qualities of Life In Metro Vancouver