April 3, 2013 - by A Q and A with April van Ert
A Q and A with Prof. Neil Gross on universities and liberal thinking
April 3, 2013 - by By Basil Waugh
Student Eva Kwan keeps Canada’s favorite astronaut grounded
Media Release | March 20, 2013
UBC experts are available to provide media commentary and analysis on the March 21 federal budget.
Media Release | March 12, 2013
Babies have a dark side under their cute exteriors, according to UBC study that finds infants as young as nine months embrace those who pick on individuals who are different from them.
March 6, 2013 - by Heather Amos
New UBC Prof. Janette Bulkan will focus on the issues facing indigenous and community forestry
March 6, 2013 - by Salina Marshall
A UBC study finds that the greener the building, the greener its inhabitants
March 6, 2013 - by Basil Waugh
UBC researchers partner on B.C. Vote Compass to help people assess provincial party platforms
Media Release | February 27, 2013
A $2-million investment from the British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) and the Government of B.C. will create a major new Centre for Gambling Research at UBC to advance our understanding of gambling psychology and help reduce problem gambling behaviours.
Media Release | February 25, 2013
Giving back through volunteering is good for your heart, even at a young age, according to University of British Columbia researchers.
Media Release | February 14, 2013
Babies as young as seven months can distinguish between, and begin to learn, two languages with vastly different grammatical structures, according to new research from the University of British Columbia and Université Paris Descartes.
February 6, 2013 - by Bethan Williams
A new UBC course connects two schools to prepare students for the real world
February 6, 2013 - by Jody Jacob
UBC prof. studies style to shed light on wider issues in society
February 6, 2013 - by Basil Waugh
UBC prof. uncovers lost works by Asian-American author, Edith Eaton
Media Release | February 5, 2013
A UBC study of American attitudes toward climate change finds that local weather – temperature, in particular – is a major influence on public and media opinions on the reality of global warming.
Media Release | February 4, 2013
To predict whether a problem drinker will hit the bottle again, ignore what they say and watch their body language for displays of shame, a new UBC study finds.
January 30, 2013
UBC First Nations House of Learning hosts Idle No More Teach-in
Media Release | January 9, 2013
A UBC student who helped make The Corporation an international hit film has executive produced a powerful documentary that will premiere at next week’s Sundance Film Festival.
Media Release | December 26, 2012
Children who make an effort to perform acts of kindness are happier and experience greater acceptance from their peers, suggests new research from the University of British Columbia and the University of California, Riverside.
Media Release | December 19, 2012
Finding the next Barack Obama or Warren Buffett might be as simple as looking at who attracts the most eyes in a crowd, a new UBC study finds.