UBC experts on Pope Francis’ forthcoming visit to Canada for Indigenous reconciliation
Pope Francis has agreed to visit Canada to support reconciliation efforts with Indigenous peoples. UBC experts are available to comment.
Oct 27, 2021
UBC experts on Victoria’s cancellation of Canada Day celebrations
British Columbia’s capital city has cancelled its Canada Day celebrations this year in light of the recent discovery of the remains of 215 children at the former Kamloops Indian Residential […]
Jun 11, 2021
Regions differ in Indigenous acknowledgement at Canadian universities
Acknowledgement of Indigenous lands, treaties and peoples vary at universities across Canada, finds a new UBC study, the first academic study of its kind.
Mar 1, 2017
UBC to house Western Canada’s first residential school history centre
UBC formally announced today the construction of the Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre (IRSC).
Sep 12, 2016
UBC announces construction of the Indian Residential School History & Dialogue Centre
UBC will formally announce the construction of the Indian Residential School History & Dialogue Centre, a first of its kind in western Canada.
Sep 9, 2016
UBC-Langara partnership breaks down education barriers for Aboriginal students
The University of British Columbia and Langara College announced today a formal partnership to fully establish a university transfer program for Aboriginal students.
Sep 25, 2015
New Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health launched at UBC
Indigenous health practitioners have a new home at the University of British Columbia, sparking renewed engagement with Indigenous peoples and communities across B.C. and beyond.
May 5, 2014