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UBC’s Matt Rader featured at Nov. 28 Visiting Author event

November 20, 2014 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: ,

Author Matt Rader will debut his new collection of short stories, What I Want to Tell Goes Like This, at UBC’s Visiting Author evening Friday, Nov. 28, at the Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art. Credit: Ron Pogue

UBC’s Visiting Author Series November event features Matt Rader, assistant professor of Creative Writing with the Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies at UBC Okanagan.

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UBC students to stage Art Party 2014: Metamorphosis on Nov. 28

November 20, 2014 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: ,

Art Party 2014: Metamorphosis

UBC Okanagan’s Theatre Course Union, in collaboration with the Visual Arts and Creative Writing Course Unions, present ART PARTY 2014 METAMORPHOSIS, an annual event celebrating and showcasing student-created artistic work.

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UBC and Tilray partner for Canada’s first PTSD cannabis study

November 13, 2014 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: , ,

UBC Okanagan and Tilray, a Health Canada Licensed Producer under the Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations (MMPR), will conduct the country’s first clinical trial to evaluate the therapeutic benefits of medical cannabis as treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

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UBC scholars awarded $500,000 in SSHRC grants

November 12, 2014 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: ,

Ten UBC Okanagan students are sharing $500,000 in scholarship grants announced recently by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada.

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Public invited to UBC roundtable talk on First World War

November 6, 2014 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: , , , , , , ,

In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the First World War, UBC is organizing a roundtable discussion: Remembering World War 1: 1914-2014.

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UBC community gathers to remember our fallen at special event

November 5, 2014 | Filed under: Media Advisory

UBC Remembers 2014 graphic

Veterans, soldiers, students to stand together: Lest we forget.

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Dig Your Neighbourhood Comes to the Mission

October 29, 2014 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: ,

Students Ardanna Semeschuk, who designed the Dig Your Neighbourhood Mission logo, Chelsea Robinson, who is writing a cookbook featuring neighbourhood recipes, and Jessica Dennis, who has designed a series of artworks about Mission, are among students whose works will comprise the Dig Your Neighbourhood Mission project.

UBC student creative projects focus on Kelowna neighbourhood.

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UBC Okanagan receives $810,229 for research infrastructure projects

October 29, 2014 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: , , , , , , , ,

UBC Okanagan has received more $810,000 for nine projects, as part of more than $26.9 million towards 70 UBC research infrastructure initiatives from the BC Knowledge Development Fund in 2014.

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UBC, Kelowna, and Interior Health sign Healthy City Partnership

October 28, 2014 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: ,

Integrative and holistic approach to health and urban sustainability underway.

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UBC’s Global Fest provides a window on our world

October 28, 2014 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: ,

Krishna Kambhampati, representing Singapore/India, and Karlee Friesen, San Diego, California, were part of Global Fest 2013.

Call it a trip around the world in 80 minutes.

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