John Sasso wins UBC's Okanagan campus 3MT competition

John Sasso, Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies PhD student in the Faculty of Health and Social Development, took home the People's Choice Award and the overall winner title at the 3MT UBC Okanagan campus final on March 8, 2017. His presentation, A high-performance prescription to win the fight-or-flight of your life, described his research in designing targeted […]

Finalists will present their Research on March 8 at 3MT Competition

After weeks of preparing and competing in qualifying heats, the following graduate students from across campus will be presenting their research in the 3MT final on March 8.       NAME DEGREE PROGRAM 3MT THESIS TITLE FACULTY/SCHOOL Sebastian Lemus-Fonseca M.A.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering Improving the landscape of Southern BC with a new abrasive for […]

3MT Campus Final Prize Money Announced!

The 2017 3MT Campus Final on March 8th is offering our largest prize money yet! Totalling $2500, prizes will be awarded to: Winner - $1,500 | Runner-up - $750 | People’s Choice - $250 Did you know that there’s still time to participate? Contact your Faculty heat organizers if you are interested. We invite you to […]

One Year Nature Masterclasses Subscription granted to UBC Community

              Through the generous support of the Faculties of Applied Science, Medicine, Science, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies; the IsoSiM and High-Dimensional Bioinformatics NSERC CREATE training programs; and the CIHR Bridge training program, UBC now has a one year subscription to Nature Masterclasses https://masterclasses.nature.com/. Nature Masterclasses provides training in scientific […]

Congratulations 3MT Western Regional Winners 2016!

Western Regional 3MT Competition UBC Okanagan Kelowna, BC       On Friday, April 29th 2016, 15 universities across Western Canada participated in the Western Regional 3MT competition at UBC Okanagan in Kelowna. The successful event, hosted by the College of Graduate Studies, showcased the exciting research taking place in our Western Canadian Universities. The […]