UBC experts on the holiday season
The holidays are just around the corner. UBC experts are available to comment on topics related to the season.
Dec 11, 2019
Deck the (lecture) halls
UBC Vancouver usually feels like a small metropolis, as its 65,000 students and 16,000 faculty and staff keep campus thoroughfares and walkways bustling with activity. But over the winter break, the campus population thins out dramatically.
Dec 17, 2018
Charities: Want cash? Appeal to the head. Want volunteers? Appeal to the heart
Charities looking for donations this season should frame their appeals with concrete messages as opposed to broader, more abstract ideas. But they should take the opposite tack when seeking volunteers, according to new research.
Dec 14, 2015
Christmas in September: Why it’s already holiday season at the mall
Shoppers have probably noticed Christmas displays going up in stores already and are likely wondering: is it too soon?
Sep 15, 2015