Q&A on Islam’s holy month of Ramadan
With Ramadan beginning July 9, UBC professor Rumee Ahmed discusses the significance of Islam’s holy month.
Jul 3, 2013
Q&A on how to protect your skin from the summer sun
Summer doesn’t last long, but the damaging effects of the sun could last a lifetime unless you take the proper precautions, says UBC professor Harvey Lui
Jul 2, 2013
Q&A on how Canadians feel about their country
Sonnet L’Abbé has crossed Canada as an Artist in Motion.
Jun 26, 2013
Q&A on risky behaviour and young men with Genevieve Creighton
Unintentional injury is the leading cause of death for young men under 30.
Jun 21, 2013
What summer activities put children at risk for spinal injury?
Any activity that involves going head first with speed. Riding a mountain bike outside of your limits can also be dangerous.
Jun 19, 2013
What are misconceptions about children and concussions?
One is that someone who suffers a concussion should be roused from sleep. Q&A with Dr. Shelina Babul.
Jun 17, 2013
What should I do on Father’s Day?
Fathers today have less overall time to spend with their children, so Father’s Day can be spent just hanging out together.
Jun 12, 2013
Is war with North Korea a possibility?
The recent military threats were rhetoric and it’s an annual thing (caused by joint U.S and South Korea war maneuvers) so things will quiet down now until next March.
Jun 10, 2013
UBC Librarians suggest great reads during Aboriginal History Month
A selection of recommendations from librarians Susan Paterson and Kim Lawson.
Jun 6, 2013
Q and A on spring gardening with Christopher Bale
Plant everything! Have all your annuals and perennials in the ground by mid June.
May 30, 2013