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UBC student bridges language gap to boost South Asian votes in electoral reform referendum

A CBC article featured UBC alumna Jennifer Deol who has been visiting the South Asian community with a one-page explainer to help potential voters understand the upcoming referendum.

Colonizing other planets could trigger war on Earth

Newsweek published an op-ed written by Adam Morton, a visiting emeritus professor at UBC. Morton discusses the consequences if humans were to colonize another planet.

Vikes, Thunderbirds on course for gold-medal rematch at U Sports rugby nationals

The Times Colonist reported on the Thunderbirds, who are heavily favoured for the U Sports rugby title this week.

Why legalizing cannabis has led to such a dire shortage of weed

An article in the Georgia Straight looked at the shortage of cannabis since legalization. Sarah Leamon, a UBC alumna, said that government supplies of cannabis were grossly inadequate to meet a relatively […]

Andrew Alexander winner fights scientific battle against antibiotic resistance

Abbotsford News featured UBC alumnus Andrew Alexander who is researching antibiotic resistance. Alexander completed his master’s degree in molecular biology and biochemistry at UBC, and transitioned straight into a PhD […]