Archive for the ‘Media Releases’ Category

Caregiver support guide ready for public scrutiny

March 26, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases, Spotlight | Tags: , ,

Carole Robinson and Janelle Zerr

Student evaluates guide designed to help those caring for terminally-ill patients.

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We all need somebody to lean on

March 19, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases, Spotlight | Tags: ,

Patrick Seitzinger, Alexa Geddes, and Quinn Harris

Students launch peer-to-peer network at UBC’s Okanagan campus.

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UBC launches Spring Festival of culture and entertainment

March 18, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: ,

Clare Bassett in Ballet Kelowna’s I Remember You. Photo credit: Glenna Turnbull Photography

Month-long celebration features student work, performances, professional shows.

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UBC Distinguished Speaker Series features primatologist Birutė Galdikas

March 18, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , ,

Birutė Galdikas

Hear personal stories from scientist’s four decades in the jungle with orangutans.

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UBC graduate student Ashley Little nominated for two BC Book Prizes

March 13, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: ,

Ashley Little

Author of three novels gets unprecedented recognition.

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UBC supports World Water Day with community events

March 13, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , , ,

World Water Day 2014

Keynote by Jeannette Armstrong, CRC in Okanagan Indigenous Philosophy.

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UBC Board appoints Dr. Arvind Gupta president and vice chancellor

March 12, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases

Dr. Arvind Gupta

A renowned expert in research and innovation policy who has forged close collaborations between universities, civil society and business has been appointed the 13th president and vice chancellor of the University of British Columbia.

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Partnership helps UBC students become textbook heroes

March 10, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , , ,

VOICE team financial coordinator Jackie Leung

Exchange will lighten the financial load for undergrads.

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e-Health research helps medical students become tech savvy

March 10, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: ,

Dr. John Falconer demonstrates the Littman electronic stethoscope to second-year medical students Kurt Hoskin and Matt Mittelstadt.

Technology aids Southern Medical Program students to learn and study.

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Engineering professor Rehan Sadiq named Researcher of the Year

March 7, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , , , , , ,

UBC Okanagan honours its top researchers. From left, Prof. Gord Binsted, acting vice principal, research; 3-Minute Thesis winner Jennifer Forsythe; Prof. Rehan Sadiq, Researcher of the Year; Megan Udala, Undergraduate Student Researcher of the Year; Matthew Lemay, Graduate Student Researcher of the Year; Prof. Cynthia Mathieson, provost; Prof. Thomas Heilke, Associate Dean, College of Graduate Studies

Students Matthew Lemay and Megan Udala also receive top research awards.

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