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Opinion: B.C.’s Lt.-Gov. may determine who can form government

The Province published an op-ed on the future of B.C. politics co-written by two UBC professors. Joel Bakan and Margot Young, professors at UBC’s Peter A. Allard School of Law and […]

Final mass timber panel installed at historic UBC project

The Journal of Commerce reported on the final mass timber panel installation at the Virtuoso project in UBC’s Wesbrook Village. This is the first market condominium project built with CrossLam Cross-Laminated […]

Domestic dads raise successful daughters

Global reported on new UBC research that found fathers who takes part in household chores tend to have successful daughters. Alyssa Croft, a UBC psychology PhD candidate, said if fathers […]

Canada 150: Victor Ling and fighting drug-resistant cancers

Victor Ling, a UBC pathology professor and alumnus of the university, was named to the Vancouver Sun’s list of 150 notable British Columbians. Ling discovered P-glycoprotein, which was the first […]

The Green Party becomes the power broker in B.C.

Three UBC political science professors discussed the future of B.C. politics with various media outlets. Maxwell A. Cameron, a political scientist and director of UBC’s Center for the Study of Democratic […]

B.C. election results could jeopardize key energy projects

Two UBC professors weighed in on the implications of the B.C. election results on large projects. Richard Johnston, a UBC political science professor and Canada Research Chair in public opinion, […]

LGBT community discussion to address gay male loneliness

The Georgia Straight reported on a community discussion about gay male loneliness. The discussion will be presented by UBC’s Men’s Health Research and Health Initiative for Men and the panel […]

Personalized Medicine Summit


Walking each day could stave off dementia, slow its effects

The Daily Mail reported on research by Teresa Liu-Ambrose, the director of UBC’s Aging, Mobility and Cognitive Neuroscience Lab and study lead author. Researchers studied adults with dementia and found […]