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Bill C-68 enshrines human dimensions in Canadian fisheries law

Policy Options published an op-ed about Bill C-68 co-written by Nathan Bennett, a postdoctoral fellow with the OceanCanada Partnership in the Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability at UBC. “If […]

B.C. homeopathy case revives concerns about largely unregulated field

Bernie Garrett, a professor at UBC’s nursing school, spoke to the Globe and Mail for a story about the regulation of homeopathic remedies and practitioners. Garrett said there is not […]

Heat at national volleyball selection camps

Kelowna Now reported on members of the UBC Okanagan volleyball programs who are involved in the national volleyball team selection camps. Players Michelle Jakszuk, Aidan Lea, and Ann Richards are […]

Trump withdraws from Iran deal. What happens with oil prices now?

Work by Werner Antweiler, a UBC economics professor, was cited in a Weather Network article on oil prices. Antweiler tracked the tendency for the Canadian dollar to be a “petrocurrency.”

Famed grads coming to Black and Gold alumni dinner

Times Colonist reported that Wallace Chung, a medical researcher at UBC, will be honoured at the Victoria High School Alumni Association’s third Black and Gold Dinner. Chung is credited with […]

Opinion: B.C. universities prepare technology leaders to drive economy

The Vancouver Sun published an op-ed co-written by Santa Ono, the president of UBC, about how universities foster innovation and nurture technology leaders. “Students of today, with their knowledge, skill and […]

“Cops in the Head” Conflict Theatre


How Beverley McLachlin wrote her first thriller while holding a full-time job as Chief Justice of Canada

The Toronto Star reported on a novel written by Beverley McLachlin, Canada’s former chief justice and a former UBC law professor. The novel, called Full Disclosure, is a legal thriller.