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Women feel better when they work with other women

An op-ed written by UBC sociology professor Yue Qian discusses her recent study on gender equality in the labour force.

Tree Canopy Bus Shelter

Tree Canopy Bus Shelter

A team of students, faculty and operational staff are working to make their concept for a tree canopy bus shelter a reality.

Terrifying new wasp turns spiders into zombies

New York Post reported on research from UBC that has found a new species of parasitic wasp that can turn spiders into zombies. “Wasps manipulating the behaviour of spiders has […]

Don’t think you can make a difference in the climate crisis? Meet some experts who say you’re wrong

A CBC article about climate change quoted Seth Wynes, a PhD student at UBC, whose research looks at which personal choices have the highest impact on emissions.

Ten of the best indoor pools in Canada

UBC’s Aquatic Centre was featured in a Chatelaine article about the 10 best indoor pools in Canada.

Wesbrook Winter Festival 2018


UBC honours Stewart Phillip

Castanet reported on the honorary degree awarded to Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, head of the Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs and former Penticton Indian Band chief, by UBC. A similar […]