UBC experts for comment on forest fires
As forest fires spread across B.C., Canada and parts of the U.S., UBC experts are available to comment.
Jul 15, 2014
UBC experts for comment on SCOC’s ruling on First Nation land claim
UBC experts are available to comment on today’s landmark ruling by the Supreme Court of Canada to grant land title to the Tsilhqot’in First Nation.
Jun 26, 2014
UBC expert for comment on Iraq
Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki has agreed to a July 1 deadline to form a new government, a requirement for US assistance in fighting ISIS.
Jun 23, 2014
Ontario election: UBC expert says major parties ignore younger generation
Ontario voters head to the polls Thursday to elect their next Premier.
Jun 11, 2014
UBC experts for comment about federal decision on Enbridge Northern Gateway
The federal government is expected to announce its final decision on the Northern Gateway pipeline in the next 10 days and UBC experts are available to comment.
Jun 10, 2014
UBC experts comment on Father’s Day
From child’s play to divorced dads, UBC experts are available to comment on fatherhood issues ahead of Father’s Day on June 15.
Jun 10, 2014
Expert commentary: U.S. carbon plan announcement
President Barack Obama is expected to unveil today a significant climate change plan to cut carbon pollution in the U.S.
Jun 2, 2014
China’s Tiananmen Square, 25 years later: UBC experts comment
UBC scholars discuss the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown and what remains of the struggle for greater democratic and human rights in China.
May 27, 2014
What’s next for Ukraine?
UBC scholars are available for media analysis of recent election results in Ukraine.
May 12, 2014
UBC expert for comment on Quebec election
UBC experts available for commentary on issues related to Quebec’s April 7 election.
Mar 25, 2014
25th anniversary of Exxon Valdez oil spill: expert list
UBC professors are available to comment on the impact and legacy of the Exxon Valdez spill in Alaska and how it relates to proposed pipeline projects in northern B.C.
Mar 18, 2014
UBC experts comment on Ukraine crisis
UBC researchers are available to provide analysis on the escalating crisis in Ukraine.
Feb 24, 2014
UBC experts for comment on 2014 federal budget
UBC researchers are available to provide analysis on a variety of issues related to the 2014 federal budget, to be announced February 11.
Feb 10, 2014
UBC experts on Citizenship Act changes
UBC experts are available to comment on the newly announced changes to the Citizenship Act. Efrat Arbel UBC Law Tel: 604-722-6162 email@example.com Refugee and immigration law “The proposed provisions allowing […]
Feb 6, 2014
How extreme weather affects attitudes towards climate change
From a heat wave down under to a cold snap in North America, UBC’s Simon Donner on extreme weather.
Jan 16, 2014
UBC experts on Sochi Games
UBC experts are available to comment on the Sochi Winter Games, from security to sports psychology.
Jan 1, 2014
UBC experts on SCC’s landmark ruling on anti-prostitution laws
The Supreme Court of Canada will announce its decision in Bedford v. Canada today. UBC experts, some of whom are involved in the case, are available to comment.
Dec 19, 2013
UBC experts for comment on federal report about Enbridge Northern Gateway
The federal review panel released its environmental report and recommendations about the proposed Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline and UBC experts are available to comment.
Dec 19, 2013
Experts on trains and rail transportation
UBC researchers are available to talk about issues related to rail transportation including safety, logistics, and engineering.
Dec 6, 2013
Expert on Thailand’s crisis
With the violence in Thailand on pause for the country’s largest national holiday – King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s birthday – a UBC expert is available for commentary on the political crisis and holiday celebrations by the global Thai community on Dec. 5.
Dec 4, 2013