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UBC study gives Kelowna, Kamloops mobile drug consumption sites mixed reviews

CBC mentioned a UBC study in an article about mobile drug consumption sites in Kelowna and Kamloops.

David Suzuki’s pro-Pit Pub essay helps celebrate 50 years on UBC campus

The Vancouver Sun published an article about David Suzuki’s role in the early days of UBC’s Pit Pub, which celebrates its 50th birthday this week.

Overachiever wants to help others kick their inner critic to the curb

“The Achiever Fever Cure,” a new book by Claire Booth, an instructor at UBC’s Sauder School of Business, was featured in the Vancouver Sun. Booth writes about the challenges of […]

Tall timber towers taking root in Canada as builders look to go green

The Canadian Press mentioned UBC’s tall wood building Brock Commons in an article on green building in Canada. The story appeared on CBC, CTV, the Financial Post and Vancouver Sun.

Mining executive steps away from UBC keynote address ahead of securities hearing

UBC was mentioned in a Business in Vancouver article after Michael McPhie, the former CEO of the Mining Association of British Columbia, stepped down from a speaking engagement at UBC.

Students from India are UBC’s fastest-growing international group

Daily Hive reported that students from India represent UBC’s fastest growing international group.

Thar she grows: A new way to tell a gray whale’s age

Hakai cited research by Selina Agbayani, a master’s student at UBC, who has found a way to estimate the age of a gray whale.