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Smartphones revolutionize our lives—but at what cost?

National Geographic cited research from UBC in an article about smartphone use. The study, led by Ryan Dwyer, a PhD student in psychology, found that using a smartphone in social […]

In the dark: The cost of Canada’s data deficit

The Globe and Mail mentioned research by UBC researchers in an article about data collected on Canadian citizens. The Therapeutics Initiative collected data on a drug which was found to […]

UBC Okanagan opens new high-tech building: the Commons

Global published an article about a new building at UBC’s Okanagan campus. The Commons has modern classrooms, collaborative study areas and a digital technology centre. A similar article appeared in Kelowna […]

UBC Okanagan campus alert leads to suspect arrest

Global reported that a man acting suspiciously on UBC’s Okanagan campus has been arrested.

Emissions from fishing vessels have quadrupled since 1950, UBC study shows

An article on CBC cited a recent UBC study which found that emissions from fishing vessels have quadrupled since 1950. “We’re actually increasing our emissions even though we have technology […]

The Home Front: Simplifying your home, thoughts and life

Vancouver Sun published an article about UBC alumna, architect and interior designer Andrea McLean. The story also appeared in The Province.