Canadians will recognize Remembrance Day on Nov. 11. The day marks the end of hostilities during the First World War and an opportunity to remember all those who have served in the nation’s defence.
UBC will hold its annual Remembrance Day ceremony beginning Monday, Nov. 11 at 10:45 a.m. at War Memorial Gym, 6081 University Blvd. Doors open at 10 a.m.
UBC experts are available to comment on topics related to Remembrance Day:
Associate Professor, Department of Creative Studies, UBC Okanagan
*Unavailable on Thursday
- War poetry, the poppy, “In Flanders Fields”
Professor, Department of Political Science
*Available until noon PST on Friday
- War, arms control, the changing nature of war
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, UBC Okanagan
- Cannabis and MDMA in the treatment of PTSD