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Professor Looks at Getting the Bugs Out

Knapweed, purple loosestrife, European crane-flies, thrips and winter moths are just a few of the exotic pests Judy Myers and her graduate students look at controlling through the introduction of […]

New Deans Appointed for UBC Faculties of Arts, Graduate Studies

The Faculty of Arts and the Faculty of Graduate Studies have appointed new deans for concurrent six-year terms. English Prof. Shirley Neuman, from the University of Alberta, and UBC Prof. […]

Top High School Students Join Astronaut Marc Garneau at UBC

Canadian astronaut Marc Garneau will help kick off a month-long educational program for 52 of Canada’s top high school math and science students at UBC. Students of the Shad Valley […]

St. John’s College Finds New Home at UBC

A ceremony and concrete pouring to mark the construction start of St. John’s College at the University of British Columbia will be held June 17 from 5-6 p.m. Upon completion, […]

Library’s kids’ lit collection no child’s play

Children’s books in a university library? UBC is home to the Arkley Collection, one of the world’s most unique treasuries of early and rare children’s books, dating from 1713. More […]