By Nathan Skolski on January 19, 2018
As a leading Canadian expert in sustainability, UBC’s Nathan Pelletier has been awarded a prestigious Industrial Research Chair by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC). The award will advance Pelletier’s research activities that focus on sustainability measurement and management, life-cycle thinking and resource efficiency, with an emphasis on the Canadian egg industry.
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By Nathan Skolski on July 28, 2017
Professional graduate education is being reimagined right now at UBC’s Okanagan campus.
By Nathan Skolski on July 21, 2017
“Exhibit trail” at wineries encourages discussion and dialogue
By Simone Blais on July 13, 2017
Alice Zhang never imagined that she would be among the first undergraduate students from UBC’s Faculty of Management to present at a large Canadian management conference. The 2016 Bachelor of Management graduate had an extra-curricular experience of a lifetime, working closely with her professor to develop her research skills as an undergraduate and encouraged […]
By Simone Blais on June 15, 2017
Normally the torch is passed down through generations. But for the Heydari family, the experience at UBC’s Okanagan campus has inspired a mother to follow her daughter’s footsteps.
By Simone Blais on June 14, 2017
The UBC Board of Governors has approved the reappointment of Prof. Roger Sugden as Dean of the Faculty of Management at UBC’s Okanagan campus for a five-year term effective July 1, 2017. Sugden earned PhD and master's degrees in economics from Warwick University as well as a law degree from Sheffield University, UK. He was […]