Dept. of Political Science
There’s no excuse for anti-feminism
Real men are feminists UBC’s David Moscrop on why men need to embrace their inner feminist. Read more…
Feb 18, 2014
Don’t let Central African Republic become another Rwanda
Don’t let Central African Republic become another Rwanda Canada seems uninterested in playing a role in preventing tragedy in Africa, says UBC’s Stewart Prest. Read more…
Feb 4, 2014
From bomb threats to cyber attacks, UBC expert assesses Sochi’s complex threat environment.
Jan 29, 2014
A UBC prof looks at what the Sochi Games say about Russia’s past and its future.
Jan 20, 2014
Two UBC professors have joined forces for a new course that challenges students to ask big questions about nuclear weapons.
Jan 15, 2014
UBC experts on Sochi Games
UBC experts are available to comment on the Sochi Winter Games, from security to sports psychology.
Jan 1, 2014
UBC experts for comment on federal report about Enbridge Northern Gateway
The federal review panel released its environmental report and recommendations about the proposed Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline and UBC experts are available to comment.
Dec 19, 2013
Expert on Thailand’s crisis
With the violence in Thailand on pause for the country’s largest national holiday – King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s birthday – a UBC expert is available for commentary on the political crisis and holiday celebrations by the global Thai community on Dec. 5.
Dec 4, 2013
Obama’s drone dilemma
Is the U.S. overstepping boundaries with its controversial drone program? UBC’s Max Cameron offers his perspective.
Nov 28, 2013
UBC experts for Canada’s Throne Speech
UBC experts are available to comment on politics and policy related to the federal government’s 2013 Throne Speech.
Oct 16, 2013
UBC experts on Quebec Charter of Values
The Quebec government is forging ahead with its plans to outlaw all religious symbols worn by workers in the public sector, UBC scholars offer fresh perspectives on the debate.
Oct 9, 2013
UBC experts for comment on the U.S. shutdown
UBC business, economics and politics experts are available to comment on the possible U.S. government shutdown on Oct. 1.
Sep 30, 2013
What’s at stake in the Sept. 22 German election?
UBC’s Kurt Huebner says management of the Eurozone crisis is at a standstill, waiting for this weekend’s results
Sep 19, 2013
Against all odds
Two years after surviving a domestic attack that shocked the world, UBC student Rumana Monzur has defended her Master’s thesis and been accepted to law school.
Jul 10, 2013 - by Basil Waugh
Expert panel events for B.C. election
UBC experts on the B.C. election are holding two events – on election night, May 14, and the morning after, May 15 – where they will offer commentary and analysis of the 2013 provincial election.
May 13, 2013
UBC bootcamp helps aspiring politicians shape up for government
A new UBC program will give aspiring politicians the training to thrive as future elected officials and handle the challenges of government life.
Apr 29, 2013
UBC experts for B.C. election
From politics to pipelines, UBC experts are available to comment on the upcoming 2013 B.C. election campaign.
Apr 15, 2013
UBC experts for comment on budget 2013
UBC experts are available to provide media commentary and analysis on the March 21 federal budget.
Mar 20, 2013
Find your political match
UBC researchers partner on B.C. Vote Compass to help people assess provincial party platforms
Mar 6, 2013 - by Basil Waugh