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
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