UBC Okanagan Student Recognized for Water Governance Research in South Asia

The Centre for India and South Asia Research has awarded the Nehru Humanitarian Award to UBC Okanagan doctoral student M. Anwar Hossen, for his research into water policy and governance in rural Bangladesh. This award is given annually to the student with the most promising research on a topic related to South Asia. ‚ÄúThis award […]

Drs. Dods and De Burgos thank Irving K. Barber for his support

Irving Dr. Roberta Robin Dods, Associate Professor Anthropology, Irving K. Barber and Dr. Hugo De Burgos, Assistant Professor, Anthropology.

Irving K. Barber congratulated Dr. Roberta Robin Dods, Associate Professor Anthropology, and Dr. Hugo De Burgos, Assistant Professor Anthropology, for their receipt of Public Anthropology Eleanor Roosevelt Global Citizenship Awards at a meet and greet last month.

Diet and Diabetes

Certain vegetable oil-based products may increase heart complications in diabetics, says UBC researcher Dr. Sanjoy Ghosh. Eating your vegetables is widely publicized as a way to prevent heart disease and maintain a healthy weight, but how healthy is the cooking oil derived from some of those vegetables? Dr. Sanjoy Ghosh, UBC researcher and Assistant Professor […]

Andrew Hughes winner of best presentation at INTERNATIONAL Undergraduate Research Conference in Melbourne, Australia

Read about Andrew Hughes, a Psychology Honours student doing research under the direction of Barbara Rutherford, who won best presentation in an INTERNATIONAL Undergraduate Research Conference in Melbourne, Australia in July 2010.

Barber School Teaching Excellence Recognized

Several Barber School professors were recognized at this year's Teaching Excellence and Innovation Awards held on Thursday, April 28. Award for Teaching Excellence (senior category) Joyce Boon (co-winner) Award for Teaching Excellence (junior category) Christopher Schneider Teaching Assistant and Tutor Excellence Award winners Stephen Brown Aimee Carson Caitlyn Liberto Jessica Pilfold Teaching Honour Roll winners […]