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Newly discovered wasp species can turn spiders into zombies

Sputnik reported on research by UBC zoologists that showed a newly identified wasp species can “hijack” the nervous systems of spiders and force them to abandon their colonies and protect […]

Rachel Colic, a boss lady of cannabis

The Province mentioned Jenna Valleriani, a postdoctoral fellow at UBC and co-founder of Canadian Women in Cannabis, in an article about women in the cannabis industry.

Canadian youth @ global climate conference

CBC reported on COP24, the climate conference that started this week in Katowice, Poland, and mentioned Marina Melanidis, one of the members of the B.C. youth delegation. Melanidis is studying […]

Hundreds brave frigid waters for UBC Polar Bear Swim

Daily Hive highlighted the UBC Polar Bear Swim. More than students took part in the annual event on Nov. 30.