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UBC in the News: 07/03/2019

A daily roundup of media mentions of UBC, compiled by UBC Media Relations Research You’ve heard of postpartum depression but probably not postpartum anxiety Scientific American cited a study conducted […]

UBC in the News

2019 Celebrate Learning Week Keynote

2019 Celebrate Learning Week Keynote

In Sharing in Truth and Reconciliation, we discuss how each and everyone can participate in Truth and Reconciliation with a particular focus on the importance of the Calls to Action.

New technologies for the brain require ethical approaches to innovation

New technologies for the brain require ethical approaches to innovation

The Conversation published an op-ed co-written by Judy Illes, a professor of neurology and Chair of Neuroethics Canada at UBC, about innovations and ethics of brain technologies.

UBC in the News

‘The age of impulse’: G20 leaders meet as world order is rocked by a clash between giants

Yves Tiberghien, a professor at UBC’s department of political science, was mentioned in a CBC article about the upcoming G20 meeting. He spoke about Canadian detainees release and the U.S.-China […]

Making bad dogs worse? Lawyer questions policy that locks up dangerous canines

Victoria Shroff, a professor at Peter A. Allard School of Law School, was mentioned in a CBC article about Punky, an Australian cattle dog that attacked a stranger in a […]

New technologies for the brain require ethical approaches to innovation

The Conversation published an op-ed co-written by Judy Illes, a professor of neurology and Chair of Neuroethics Canada at UBC, about innovations and ethics of brain technologies.

Babies able to associate language with ethnicity: UBC study

A study about the relationship between language and ethnicity published by UBC was featured in a CTV article. Lillian May, a lecturer at UBC’s department of psychology, explained that babies […]

‘Old age is an excellent time for outrage,’ comedian Mary Walsh tells ideacity audience

Christa Hoy, a research manager at UBC centre for hip health and mobility, was quoted in an Ottawa Citizen article about age and gender equality.

Is the ‘summer slide’ real?

CTV interviewed Susan Gerofsky, a professor of mathematics education at UBC, about academic engagement of children over the summer.