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B.C. parks need more funding to keep up with demand

The Province published an op-ed by Harry Nelson, a UBC forestry professor, and Ngaio Hotte, a forestry PhD candidate, about B.C. parks funding. “Without additional funding, British Columbia’s park rangers will continue to […]

B.C. Securities Commission joins international regulators on fraudulent cryptocurrency crackdown

The Vancouver Sun interviewed Victoria Lemieux, who leads a blockchain research and education cluster at UBC, after investors in B.C. are being told to be cautious when making a cryptocurrency-related […]

What is spacetime?

Mark Van Raamsdonk, a UBC physics professor, was quoted in a Scientific American article about spacetime. “The emergence of a big spacetime is directly tied into the entangling of these field […]

Parts of Richmond feel strong community connection

Richmond News interviewed Kendall Ho, a professor in UBC’s department of emergency medicine and lead of the digital emergency medicine unit, about a report that found Lower Mainland residents who […]

Dr. Arun Kumar Garg receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Indo-Canadian Voice reported that Arun Kumar Garg, a UBC clinical professor, was presented the highest award in the university’s department of pathology. Garg was presented with the Dr. Dave Hardwick […]

Bike to Work (+ School) Week


Canadians are happier in small towns than cities: Study

Huffington Post reported on a study by researchers at UBC and McGill University. The study found people in towns with lower density and lower house prices have increased happiness.