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Vigil for Pittsburgh shooting victims held at UBC

CBC reported on a vigil at UBC in memory of the 11 victims of the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre. The vigil took place at the UBC Hillel House.

French comedy star Gad Elmaleh finds humour in learning, performing in English

Gad Elmaleh, a comedian described as “France’s Jerry Seinfeld” will perform at UBC’s Chan Centre next week, the Vancouver Sun reported. The article also appeared in The Province.

UBC ranked #2 Canadian university in global report

Vancouver Is Awesome reported that UBC was one of three Canadian schools on this year’s 2019 U.S. News University Global Ranking list. UBC came in at number 29 overall and […]

UBC Opera Presents Silent Night


New UBC research suggests flashing casino lights promote problem gambling

Global reported on UBC research that found bright flashing lights and loud music in gambling halls play an important role in a casino’s success. Catharine Winstanley, a professor in UBC’s department […]