Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences
By Jody Jacob on March 22, 2011
The Okanagan Nation Alliance (ONA) and UBC's Okanagan campus have entered into a...
By Bud Mortenson on March 21, 2011
The campus community and the public are invited to participate in a day of discussion at UBC’s Okanagan campus about neoliberalism and post-welfare Nordic states.
By Bud Mortenson on March 11, 2011
UBC microbiologist Melanie Jones has been named Researcher of the Year at UBC’s Okanagan campus.
By Jody Jacob on February 10, 2011
A new study led by Leanne ten Brinke investigates how genuine and falsified remorse reveals itself on the human face, and how these facial clues can help detect whether a person is faking regret.
By Jody Jacob on February 7, 2011
UBC psychology professor Liane Gabora has been awarded the Berlyne Award for Outstanding Research by a Junior Scholar, given by American Psychology Association (APA) Division 10.
By Bud Mortenson on February 4, 2011
Afton Hiscox, a fourth-year honours chemistry student in UBC’s Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences, is the winner of...
By Bud Mortenson on January 31, 2011
A book of essays edited by Adam Jones, associate professor of political science at UBC's Okanagan campus, has received high praise from Choice magazine, which reviews books for thousands of academic libraries. Evoking Genocide: Scholars and Activists Describe the Works That Shaped Their Lives was published in 2009 and earned a place on the influential […]
By Bud Mortenson on January 21, 2011
Greg Younging, a professor of Indigenous studies at UBC's Okanagan campus, has been appointed Assistant Director of Research to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) of Canada. As part of the TRC research committee, Younging will contribute to the documentation of a history of the residential school system and reports making recommendations to the Government […]
By Jody Jacob on January 7, 2011
A brand-new sociology course that is open to the public and free of charge has been created at UBC's Okanagan campus by sociology professor Chris Schneider. "To my knowledge, this is the first of its kind in all of North America," says Schneider. "The goal of the Public Sociology course is to reach beyond the […]