UBC experts on Pink Shirt Day
Wednesday, Feb. 22 is Pink Shirt Day, a day to stand against bullying and harassment in schools. UBC experts are available to comment.
Feb 17, 2023
UBC expert on RCMP sexual harassment settlement
The RCMP has issued an apology to hundreds of female officers and employees who were subjected to sexual harassment, bullying and discrimination in the force.
Oct 6, 2016
No simple answers to bullying
Schools need to take a more evolved approach to school safety, says a UBC expert.
Aug 28, 2014
How to battle bullying
From 2013: Shelley Hymel, a professor in Educational and Counselling Psychology and Special Education, discusses what can be done to curb school bullying.
Aug 26, 2013
Cyberbullying and bullying are not the same: UBC research
University of British Columbia research comparing traditional bullying with cyberbullying finds that the dynamics of online bullying are different, suggesting that anti-bullying programs need specific interventions to target online aggression.
Apr 13, 2012
Asian Canadian LGB teens face greater health risks as dual minorities: UBC research
Asian Canadian teenagers who identify as lesbian, gay or bisexual are 30 times more likely to face harassment than their heterosexual peers – a factor that is linked to higher rates of alcohol or drug use, according to University of British Columbia research.
Mar 28, 2012
Pink Shirt Day: UBC experts on bullying
As students across Canada prepare to raise awareness about bullying on Feb. 23 for Pink Shirt Day, UBC experts are ready to comment on child social and emotional development, motivations for bullying, online bullying and classroom techniques to prevent bullying.
Feb 21, 2011