By Patty Wellborn on September 22, 2016
Would you rather text than talk on the phone? Have you found the love of your life through on-line dating? Bought something on-line, and felt duped? Leading social technology experts say you’re not alone.
By Patty Wellborn on September 20, 2016
Do you get nervous when confronted with social situations? Are your activities limited by your fear of being around other people? Does worrying about being judged keep you from doing the things that you want?
By Patty Wellborn on July 27, 2016
UBC researchers have determined that certain facial features, not the expression, influence whether people think someone is trustworthy.
By Patty Wellborn on June 8, 2016
New research out of UBC suggests that the two halves of the brain are not always better than one.
By Patty Wellborn on June 2, 2016
Men who live outside major Canadian cities and have sex with other men are less likely to get an HIV test than their metropolitan counterparts, a UBC study shows.
By Matthew Grant on May 12, 2016
Eyewitnesses remember the faces of black suspects less accurately in drive-by shootings than they do in serial killings.
By Patty Wellborn on May 3, 2016
A research study at UBC Okanagan is looking to help people increase their happiness in life.
By Patty Wellborn on April 26, 2016
Psychedelic drugs may help curb domestic violence committed by men with substance abuse problems, according to a new UBC study.
By Patty Wellborn on April 14, 2016
UBC Okanagan student Michelle Thiessen is one of ten students from across Canada heading to the United Nations to discuss international drug policies.
By Matthew Grant on March 17, 2016
If you have to negotiate business with a narcissist or psychopath, you’re better off doing it on Facebook, research from UBC’s Okanagan campus shows.