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Margaret Atwood, Susan Swan release joint statement on UBC Accountable

The Globe and Mail reported on a new development concerning an open letter signed by Canadian writers called UBC Accountable.

UBCO winners for the annual athletics awards banquet

Kelowna Now reported on the 10th annual Heat Athletics Awards Banquet celebrating varsity athletes at UBC’s Okanagan campus. The award for the men’s Most Outstanding Athlete of the Year was […]

Improved workplace ergonomics is just good business

The Toronto Star quoted Judy Village, a UBC professor and president-elect of the Association of Canadian Ergonomists, about workplace ergonomics. “A lot of people think that ergonomics is just physical, […]

Numbers show only small segment is living the Okanagan dream

The Kelowna Daily Courier published an op-ed by Shelley Cook, a PhD candidate at UBC’s Okanagan campus, about income and inclusivity. “The numbers tell a story, and what that story […]

Bridging Research, Policy, & Practice: Introducing the UBC Cluster on Migration


Boomburbs: The rapid rise of Toronto’s northern suburbs

The Conversation cited work by Jamie Peck, the Canada Research Chair in Urban and Regional Political Economy at UBC, in a story about the rise of Toronto’s suburbs. Peck wrote […]

Sask. pharmacists can now prescribe birth control and UTI medication

CBC Saskatchewan interviewed Judith Soon, a pharmaceutical sciences professor at UBC, for an article about pharmacists prescribing birth control and UTI medications in Saskatchewan. Soon explained that it’s vital for […]

Health Canada approves ‘Viagra for women’ pill, loosens restrictions on taking it with alcohol

Lori Brotto, a UBC professor and international leader in female sexual desire, spoke to the Montreal Gazette about looser restrictions regarding alcohol for women who take Addiyi, known as “Viagra […]