UBC’s National Forum on Anti-Asian Racism in Canada: June 10-11
On June 10 and 11, the University of British Columbia will be hosting a two-day National Forum on Anti-Asian Racism in Canada.
Jun 7, 2021
Sharp uptick in hate crimes in recent years, Statistics Canada says
Several UBC professors were mentioned in a Vancouver Sun article about hate crime in B.C. Annette Henry, a professor and David Lam Chair in multicultural education, said she has experienced […]
Mar 21, 2019
Removing Georgia Viaducts resurfaced as election issue
Star Vancouver interviewed Henry Yu, a UBC historian, for a story about how removing the Georgia Viaducts are crucial to the Vancouver election. “It’s the crux in terms of the […]
Oct 19, 2018
New program honours Japanese Canadian students of 1942
The first students to register for a new minor in Asian Canadian and Asian Migration Studies will begin classes in September 2014.
May 28, 2014
UBC launches community-developed program as part of tribute to Japanese Canadian students of 1942
As part of UBC’s efforts to recognize Japanese Canadians affected by internment in 1942, the university is asking the Asian Canadian community to help guide the creation of a interdisciplinary program that will highlight the contributions of Asian Canadians and examine anti-Asian racism that produced events like the forced removal of Japanese Canadians during the Second World War.
Mar 22, 2012