June 23, 2017
UBC experts are available to discuss the health implications of the heat wave that is expected to hit parts of southwestern B.C. over the weekend. Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement.
May 29, 2017
B.C. NDP Leader John Horgan and B.C. Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver announced Monday they will work together to form the next provincial government.
May 24, 2017
Briefing and Q&A with addictions specialists from five European countries that offer heroin-assisted treatment for chronic opioid users.
May 8, 2017
UBC political scientists will be available to media in person in downtown Vancouver on Wednesday, May 10, to share their insights about the B.C. election outcome.
May 8, 2017
Canadians across the country are battling flooding especially in Eastern Canada where heavy rain has caused major problems. UBC experts are available to comment on the issue.
May 5, 2017
France goes to the polls Sunday for the second and final round of the presidential election. UBC experts are available to comment.
April 11, 2017
The writ has officially dropped, marking the official start of the B.C. provincial election campaign.
April 7, 2017
Student teams from 15 different applied science programs at the University of British Columbia will highlight their senior work in an annual design showcase and competition.
March 28, 2017
The British government has begun the process of leaving the European Union. UBC experts are available to comment on issues related to Brexit:
March 28, 2017
Canada’s highest court is set to hear today a potentially precedent setting human rights case involving a complaint of alleged discrimination in the workforce.
March 27, 2017
UBC experts are available to comment about the federal government’s plan to legalize marijuana by July 1, 2018.
March 3, 2017
More than 400 high school students and teachers from across B.C. will compete in the 39th annual UBC Physics Olympics, where they will show off their unique creations to media.
February 21, 2017
UBC experts are available for commentary on today’s B.C. budget.
February 10, 2017
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will meet U.S. President Donald Trump for the first time on Monday.
January 30, 2017
UBC experts are available to comment on the executive order signed by U.S. president Donald Trump that bans individuals from seven countries from entering the U.S. for 90 days.
January 24, 2017
In January 2005, the Cassini mission successfully landed a probe on the surface of Titan, Saturn’s largest moon. Twenty teams of UBC engineering students will attempt to replicate that milestone in miniature this Wednesday.
January 16, 2017
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump takes office on Jan. 20. UBC experts are available to comment on a variety of issues related to the Trump administration.
January 11, 2017
The B.C. government granted provincial environmental approval for Kinder Morgan to triple the capacity of the Trans Mountain pipeline today. UBC experts are available to comment.
January 10, 2017
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to announce a cabinet shuffle on Tuesday. UBC experts are available to comment.