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UBC study finds Canadian fruit and vegetable consumption down by 13 per cent

CBC reported on a new study from UBC which found fruit and vegetable consumption by Canadians has decreased by 13 per cent. “Poor diet quality is the number one contributor […]

All-female UBC team wins mine rescue competition

Global News Hour featured an all-female team from UBC who won a mine rescue competition. The clip starts at the 22:10 mark. They also appeared on Global News Morning Weekend.

In a shift on Canadian campuses driven by Trump policies, Indian students now outnumber Chinese

The Globe and Mail quoted Damara Klaassen, UBC’s senior director of the international student initiative, in an article about the increasing numbers of Indian students at universities across Canada. Klaassen said […]

Former Vancouver city councillor May Brown dies

Several media outlets published obituaries of May Brown, a former coach of the UBC women’s field hockey team and member of the UBC Sports Hall of Fame. Articles appeared on CBC, Global, […]