Media Release | March 20, 2013
UBC experts are available to provide media commentary and analysis on the March 21 federal budget.
March 14, 2013
Event: CIDA-UBC partnership for children’s health Date: Friday, March 15, 2013 Time: 10-11 a.m. Location: Sherbrooke Lounge, Sherbrooke Centre, Royal Columbian Hospital Campus, 260 Sherbrooke Street, New […]
March 6, 2013 - by Basil Waugh
UBC researchers partner on B.C. Vote Compass to help people assess provincial party platforms
March 6, 2013 - by Andrew Riley
Eliminating cash would mean big fiscal savings and a cut in crime says UBC Sauder Prof. Maurice Levi
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 27, 2013
UBC’s Sauder School of Business has launched an online prediction market for investors seeking to predict the outcome of B.C.’s May 14 provincial election.
Media Release | February 25, 2013
A new UBC study suggests troubling perceptions exist when it comes to women involved in disputes at work.
Media Release | February 19, 2013
Private insurance premiums are Canadians’ single largest out-of-pocket health expense, averaging $1,200 a year per affected household, according to a new study from the University of British Columbia.
February 6, 2013 - by Bethan Williams
A new UBC course connects two schools to prepare students for the real world
February 6, 2013 - by Brian Lin
How UBC engineers are leading a more sustainable approach to resource extraction
February 6, 2013 - by Zach Walsh
Research is helping to shape the therapeutic potential of pot
February 6, 2013 - by Salina Marshall
Grad student helps the VPD to reduce squad car emissions
BC Skills deficit looming in 2016: More jobs than qualified people unless post-secondary capacity expanded
Media Release | January 29, 2013
A skills shortage will hit British Columbia in 2016 and continue to grow, unless immediate action is taken to improve access to all types of post-secondary education – university, college and trades.
Media Release | January 28, 2013
Up 25 places over its 2012 ranking, the MBA at the University of British Columbia ranks 57th among the world’s top 100 MBA programs in the 2013 Financial Times Global MBA Ranking, published today.
Media Release | January 21, 2013
A new study from the University of British Columbia Sauder School of Business shows that bosses should pick favourites if they want top performing teams.
Media Release | January 15, 2013
A $4.9-million research partnership between UBC and Germany’s Fraunhofer Society – Europe’s largest applied research institution – will advance clean energy research in five critical areas, from wind energy to zero emission vehicles.
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.
December 18, 2012 - by Hans Schreier, Professor, Faculty of Land and Food Systems
Planetary water shortages and the demand for more food should lead to changes in farming and exports.
December 18, 2012 - by Warren Hare, Assistant Professor, Mathematics
New technologies from UBC’s Okanagan campus are tackling the high cost of building highways.