Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences
Will U B my <3?
For some, an eggplant emoji evokes visions of a fabulous dinner, while for others, it could suggest an intimate interlude after dessert.
Feb 12, 2019
UBC Okanagan students examine social phenomenon of Cristiano Ronaldo
With more than 100 million Facebook fans, his own museum, and a blossoming career as a male model with his own line of clothing, there’s no doubt Portuguese soccer sensation Cristiano Ronaldo is known for more than just his skills on the pitch.
Feb 5, 2015
A rare fossil clue to pre-historic Canada
A 5-million year old paleo wolverine bone discovered 14 years ago provides insight into how the highlands of Alberta were formed
Jul 10, 2014 - by Patty Wellborn
First Nations PhD grads take knowledge back to community
UBC’s Okanagan campus celebrates its first two Aboriginal PhD graduates this week.
Jun 6, 2014
Graduating student Eric Koch has his sights on understanding the life and death of interstellar bodies.
Jun 3, 2014 - by Deanna Roberts
The Northern Gateway pipeline thought map
UBC’s Andrew Barton creates an interactive map where anyone can share their thoughts on the project.
Apr 22, 2014
25th anniversary of Exxon Valdez oil spill: expert list
UBC professors are available to comment on the impact and legacy of the Exxon Valdez spill in Alaska and how it relates to proposed pipeline projects in northern B.C.
Mar 18, 2014
The race to save endangered languages
Saving languages from extinction is crucial, says Christine Schreyer ahead of International Mother Language Day.
Feb 20, 2014
UBC researchers named fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
Three UBC ecologists have been inducted as fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Feb 15, 2014