UBC experts available to comment on nursing and health care issues
On May 11-17, Canada celebrates National Nursing Week to recognize the many contributions of nurses to the health of Canadians.
May 11, 2015
UBC experts available to comment on Southeast Asia issues
Senior officials from Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member countries are meeting May 10-12 in Vancouver to discuss political, security, and trade issues with their Canadian counterparts.
May 8, 2015
Alberta votes: UBC experts available for comment
UBC experts are available for commentary on today’s hotly contested Alberta election.
May 5, 2015
Shouldn’t every day be Earth Day?
Earth Day takes place on April 22, marking 45 years of efforts to get people talking about what they can do to protect the environment.
Apr 20, 2015
UBC experts available to comment on the 2015 federal budget
UBC researchers are available to provide analysis on a variety of topics related to the 2015 federal budget, to be announced April 21.
Apr 20, 2015
UBC experts available to comment on English Bay bunker fuel spill
The Canadian Coast Guard and Port Metro Vancouver are working to clean up a bunker fuel spill in English Bay that occurred Wednesday afternoon.
Apr 9, 2015
UBC expert available to comment on “spying cars”
A growing number of cars have telematics built-in — devices that enable wireless connections between the vehicle and the wider world.
Mar 27, 2015
Experts available to comment on electric vehicles
UBC experts are available to speak about B.C.’s new incentive program for electric vehicles.
Mar 26, 2015
Expert available to comment on connection between Vanuatu and MOA
Carol Mayer, head of the curatorial department at the MOA, is available to speak about the connection between Vanuatu and MOA.
Mar 19, 2015
UBC experts to comment on veto of Keystone XL legislation
UBC experts are available to comment in the wake of U.S. President Barack Obama’s veto of legislation approving the Keystone XL pipeline.
Feb 25, 2015
UBC experts offer B.C. budget analysis
UBC experts are available for commentary on today’s B.C. budget, which is expected early this afternoon.
Feb 17, 2015
Experts comment on B.C. assisted suicide decision
The Supreme Court ruled Friday on a B.C. assisted suicide case. UBC experts are available to comment on the decision.
Feb 4, 2015
Experts advisory: 70th anniversary of Auschwitz liberation
UBC experts are available to comment on the Holocaust and the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, January 27, 1945.
Jan 26, 2015
UBC experts offer advice for the holidays
UBC researchers are available to shed light on gift-giving, stress management and other holiday topics.
Dec 10, 2014
Experts to comment on municipal elections
Faculty experts are available to comment on municipal election issues in advance of the Nov. 15 elections across B.C.
Oct 21, 2014
Experts to comment on Hong Kong protests
UBC experts are available to comment on the so-called “Umbrella Revolution” as Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests continue.
Oct 1, 2014
Experts on Canada’s role in coalition against ISIS
UBC experts are on hand to discuss ISIS and Canada’s role in the U.S.-led coalition to tackle Islamic extremism.
Sep 23, 2014
Experts to comment on Scottish referendum
On Thursday, September 18, voters will decide whether Scotland should separate from the United Kingdom and become an independent country. UBC scholars are available to discuss the implications of the Scottish vote.
Sep 17, 2014
UBC experts for comment on 100th anniversary of First World War
UBC experts are available to comment on the Great War’s impact from a variety of perspectives: political, historical and cultural.
Jul 31, 2014
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