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University of British Columbia Public Affairs
New UBC prof explores the grip of Aboriginal gang life in the prairies
The Prairie provinces of Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba are home to a thriving agriculture industry, an abundance of natural resources and many of the country’s First Peoples. It’s also home to...
Oct 20th, 2014
Big trees bring out our inner tree hugger
The BC Big Tree Registry, which aims to chronicle B.C.’s most majestic forest giants, has found a new home in the Faculty of Forestry We go searching for them, we hug them, we’re often speechless in...
Sep 28th, 2014
MasterCard Foundation Scholars from Africa hope to return home to make a difference
Patrick Munyurangabo was just an infant when up to a million Rwandans were killed in a genocide that lasted 100 days. Now he's studying at UBC.
Aug 26th, 2014
UBC students should find enhanced safety on campus this fall, university officials say
The University of British Columbia is working actively to improve safety on its Vancouver Point Grey campus as students head back to school for the Winter Term that starts September 2, campus...
Aug 21st, 2014
YVR leads Canada in global study ranking world’s most efficient airports for 2014
UBC report gives YVR high marks.
Aug 20th, 2014
Five tips for parents new to the university experience
The first year of university is an exciting, emotional, awkward, eye-opening and anxious time for new students. It can also be hellish for their parents and guardians as they deal with their...
Aug 19th, 2014
"Real life Indiana Jones" joins UBC anthropology department
Donning the proverbial tweed jacket of academia doesn’t mean Wade Davis will be packing away the bullwhip and fedora. The anthropologist, who has been called a “real-life Indiana Jones,” has...
Aug 19th, 2014
Sex and BC's East Asian teenagers
A new UBC study shows that most East Asian adolescents in B.C. are not sexually active, but those who are may engage in high-risk sexual behaviours.
Jul 19th, 2013
A hunger for more
Emily Grainger was part of a turnaround team, and she’s not ready to stop winning.
May 2nd, 2013
Hotel pricing wars
Travelers booking hotels online over the last few years have encountered an increasingly complex process.
Apr 5th, 2013