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‘It blows my mind’: How B.C. destroys a key natural wildfire defence every year

UBC professor of forest ecology, Lori Daniels, was quoted in a CBC article about the annual government-mandated eradication of broadleaf trees to make way for more commercially valuable conifers. Daniels […]

UBCO solar panel research

Research into solar panels from UBC’s Okanagan campus was featured on CBC’s Daybreak South with Chris Walker.

One-third of cannabis buyers still using illicit dealers, according to IPSOS poll

Global reported on the amount of cannabis that is still being bought through illicit dealers, one month after legalization. Jenna Valleriani, a postdoctoral fellow in medicine at UBC, said that […]

Air pollution exposure during pregnancy increases likelihood of autism, study suggests

Star Vancouver reported on a joint study from UBC and SFU which suggests that children may be more likely to suffer from autism if their mothers were exposed to air […]

Extinction crisis in focus

Castanet reported on an event at UBC’s Okanagan campus to be held on Nov. 20. Conservation expert Corey Bradshaw, a professor at Flinders University in Australia, will talk about how […]

High-pressure ‘hackathons’ reveal a student’s true potential to employers

The Globe and Mail mentioned UBC in an article about the use of business analytics “hackathons” by companies wishing to hire staff. UBC’s Sauder School of Business holds BizHacks, 24-hour […]