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
UBC experts on Typhoon Haiyan
UBC researchers are available to talk about Typhoon Haiyan and its impact on the Philippines, including its cause, the response and the ongoing relief efforts.
Nov 13, 2013
UBC experts for EU trade deal analysis
UBC experts are available to comment on the tentative EU-Canada trade agreement and its expected economic and societal impacts.
Oct 17, 2013
UBC experts for Canada’s Throne Speech
UBC experts are available to comment on politics and policy related to the federal government’s 2013 Throne Speech.
Oct 16, 2013
UBC experts available to comment on “right-to-die”
UBC experts are available to provide media commentary on the topics of physician-assisted suicide and “the right to die.”
Oct 10, 2013
UBC experts on Quebec Charter of Values
The Quebec government is forging ahead with its plans to outlaw all religious symbols worn by workers in the public sector, UBC scholars offer fresh perspectives on the debate.
Oct 9, 2013