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Professors blast UBC's "failures of governance"

Three UBC professors call for their university's management to shape up in wake of repeated scandals.

UBC finance committee says no to selling off fossil fuel holdings

VANCOUVER — The University of British Columbia's finance committee has voted against selling off the school's fossil fuel holdings, saying it would go against their fiduciary duty. The finance...

A fund to combat housing unaffordability in B.C.

Experts ask the provincial government to create a B.C. Housing Affordability Fund

UBC hires investigator to review its response to sexual assault complaints

Three women held a news conference last month to complain that school administrators took a year and a half to act on multiple allegations of sexual assault.

Ottawa sues UBC, former dentistry faculty member over alleged misuse of funds

Statement of claim alleges that UBC overbilled Health Canada by $3.3 million and that Dr. Christopher Zed hid $5.1 million in spending from the university.

UBC response makes 'mockery' of gravity of sexual assault: women's group

University's process for reporting instances of alleged sexual assault and harassment slammed by students as broken, dysfunctional, and sexist.

Human-rights complaint to be launched against the University of British Columbia

Glynnis Kirchmeier says she approached school administrators on multiple occasions after observing instances of alleged sexual misconduct by a fellow student.

UBC shouldn't have announced Steven Galloway suspension: faculty association

Galloway had a legal right to privacy regarding matters pertaining to his employment status, says faculty association president Mark Mac Lean.

University of B.C. chairman resigns after probe finds 'errors of judgment'

Ex-B.C. Supreme Court justice investigated allegations that John Montalbano and Sauder School of Business tried to muzzle Prof. Jennifer Berdahl over blog post.
UBC campus. UBC photo

Intimidation, bullying and harassment at UBC

UBC board of governors chair John Montalbano seems hell-bent on proving Jennifer Berdahl right.