September 11, 2013
Education inequality is a driving factor for income inequality, says Thomas Lemieux of UBC’s Vancouver School of Economics.
September 10, 2013
UBC’s Derek Gregory discusses how the world has changed since the attacks of September 11, 2001.
September 4, 2013
UBC Prof. Julian Dierkes says the massive growth of private tutoring raises questions for parents, students and policy makers.
August 29, 2013
From 2013: Dr. Patricia Mirwaldt, Director, UBC Student Health Services, on what students should think about when it comes their sexual health.
August 28, 2013
UBC Sauder School of Business Prof. Thomas Ross talks about US telecom Verizon’s interest in moving north and what it could mean to the Canadian industry
August 26, 2013
From 2013: Shelley Hymel, a professor in Educational and Counselling Psychology and Special Education, discusses what can be done to curb school bullying.
August 21, 2013
From 2013: Darran Fernandez of UBC Enrolment Services on how to manage student finances in the most expensive city in Canada.
August 19, 2013
From 2013: Tanya Leung, a dietitian and clinical instructor for UBC’s Food, Health and Nutrition program, offers advice on what foods will best help your child thrive at school.
August 12, 2013
On Sept. 11, Statistics Canada will be releasing new data from the National Household Survey on income and housing. UBC Prof. Paul Kershaw speaks about the issues related to the financial pressures facing young Canadians.
August 12, 2013
From 2013: The transition from high school to university can be difficult. Aneesa Shariff, a psychologist with UBC Counselling Services, offers advice for first-year students.
August 8, 2013
Professor Becki Ross says decriminalizing the sex trade could lead to a safer industry governed by the workers themselves.
August 2, 2013
Prof. Murray Isman on natural ways to keep the bugs away during the dog days of summer.
July 31, 2013
Keep your hot foods hot and your cold foods cold, says Siyun Wang, an assistant professor of food safety engineering.
July 29, 2013
Lori Daniels explains how forest fires can contribute to landscape diversity.
July 23, 2013
Prof. Anita Ho tackles complex ethical matters such as assisted suicide, in vitro fertilization and private healthcare.
July 15, 2013
UBC Sauder School of Business Prof. Thomas Ross breaks down the $12.4-B merger between Canada’s largest grocer and pharmacy chain.
July 10, 2013
UBC Sauder School of Business prof. Werner Antweiler talks about the future of gold prices and the loonie.
July 5, 2013
Sports medicine pioneer Dr. Jack Taunton talks about the UBC Grand Prix, which takes place on July 9, and his love of cycling.
July 3, 2013
With Ramadan beginning July 9, UBC professor Rumee Ahmed discusses the significance of Islam’s holy month.
July 2, 2013
Summer doesn’t last long, but the damaging effects of the sun could last a lifetime unless you take the proper precautions, says UBC professor Harvey Lui