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Classical music: Thoughtful concerts for Remembrance Day

The Vancouver Sun reported that Nancy Hermiston’s UBC Opera Ensemble has begun its production of the opera Silent Night. The performance depicts the 1914 Christmas Day truce in the trenches. The article […]

Chocolate has a new origin story

MSN published a Gizmodo article on UBC research about the origins of chocolate. Researchers from UBC and several other institutions found evidence of chocolate use among the Mayo-Chinchipe people between […]

Students erect robotically fabricated wooden bench on campus

Dezeen featured a wooden bench built by UBC students using computation tools. The Wander Wood Pavilion was built during the Robot Made: Large-Scale Robotic Timber Fabrication in Architecture student workshop, […]

Special report: Seafood eco-labels

Business in Vancouver mentioned Daniel Pauly, a fisheries scientist at UBC, in an article about a film called The Dark Side of the Fish Seal MSC. The article reported Pauly criticizes […]

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