Posts Tagged ‘studentlife’

UBC Sailbots embark on journey to defend first place win

May. 24, 2013 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: , , , , ,

The UBC Sailbots will be testing their two-metre, robotic masterpiece in preparation for the 2013 International Robotic Sailing Regatta this June.

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UBC congregation ceremony at the Chan Centre for Performing Arts. Photo credit: Martin Dee

Graduation and honorary degree ceremonies begin

May. 21, 2013 | Filed under: Media Advisory, News Feed, University News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

UBC confers degrees on 6,600 graduating students and four honorary degree recipients at the Vancouver campus’ Spring Congregation, May 22-29.

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Kinesiology graduate Emily Grainger was part of the women’s hockey team that rebounded from a last place finish in 2012 to win the Canada west title in 2013. Martin Dee Photograph

A hunger for more

May. 1, 2013 | Filed under: UBC Reports Stories, University News | Tags: , , , , ,

Emily Grainger was part of a turnaround team, and she’s not ready to stop winning

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A hobbyist bird watcher from Spain, Carlos Molina completed a master’s in Forestry and is moving to Prince George for work. Martin Dee Photograph

New life in old growth forests

May. 1, 2013 | Filed under: Science, Health and Technology, UBC Reports Stories | Tags: , , ,

Carlos Molina arrived from Spain to be among the first Master’s of Sustainable Forest Management graduates

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Read UBC Reports’ full interview with Eva Kwan

Apr. 4, 2013 | Filed under: Extra | Tags: , , , , , , ,

How do you interact with Hadfield? I am part of Chris’ medical support team. Specifically, I am co-op student with the Operational Space Medicine team of the Astronauts, Life Sciences, and Space Medicine directorate at the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) which is under Space Exploration. My supervisor, Leena Tomi, is responsible for what we call [...]

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Karol Mikulash with his youngest son Simon at the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre

Build it and they will come

Apr. 3, 2013 | Filed under: UBC Reports Stories, University News | Tags: , , , , , , ,

New athletic facilities and partnerships make UBC a community sport magnet

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Shared past of Chinese farmers and Musqueam Nation unearthed by student Sarah Ling. Martin Dee Photograph

A missing link in Vancouver’s history

Apr. 3, 2013 | Filed under: UBC Reports Stories, University News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Shared past of Chinese farmers and Musqueam Nation unearthed by student Sarah Ling

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UBC student Eva Kwan is helping to keep Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield in his happy place.

Earth to Commander Chris

Apr. 3, 2013 | Filed under: Arts and Humanities, Science, Health and Technology, UBC Reports Stories | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Student Eva Kwan keeps Canada’s favorite astronaut grounded

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The Honourable Steven Point

First Nations advocate and eco-activist among honorary degree recipients

Mar. 19, 2013 | Filed under: Media Release, University News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

The University of British Columbia will honour advocates who have fought for human rights and the environment at this year’s spring graduation ceremonies. The Honourable Steven Point, Tzeporah Berman, Lee Lakeman, and Ian Stirling will receive honorary degrees from UBC’s Vancouver campus.

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