A refreshed Okanagan campus website – ok.ubc.ca – is almost ready to go. The updated site will offer a more vibrant online experience than the current website, which last saw a major refresh more than four years ago.
If you’re looking for financial support to reduce the environmental impact of your research activities or laboratory, apply for the Green Labs Fund. Your innovative plan could make you the lucky recipient of up to $4,000.
The deadline for applications is Friday, March 16, 2018.
There is no shortage of UBC staff who make outstanding contributions to the university community. You are invited to recognize them and their achievements by nominating them for the 2018 President’s Service Award for Excellence.
Richard Klukas is an associate professor of engineering whose research focuses on wireless positioning and navigation.
Engineering researcher involved in training for the multi-sensor system industry
In what will be become Canada's first research and training program for multi-sensor systems like driverless vehicles and sensor dependent systems, the School of Engineering is joining researchers from the University of Calgary and Royal Military College of Canada to undertake the initiative.
A ketone drink could help diabetics by lowering blood sugar
First of its kind research looks at easier methods to control sugar spikes
New School of Health and Exercise Sciences research published in the Journal of Physiology demonstrates that drinking a ketone supplement can lower blood sugar levels and might be a new tool to help diabetics control spikes in blood sugar.
Feb. 23: Film examines Indigenous experiences of child welfare system
Panel discussion will follow screening of documentary
UBC’s AlterKnowledge series and the Ki-Low-Na Friendship Society have partnered to screen a new documentary that highlights the stories of Indigenous youth and traces current child welfare policies to their roots in the residential school system.
UBC hosts event exploring the implications for Canada and the region
The Barber School is hosting a day-long symposium on March 2 that will bring together experts on North Korea -- including Canada’s former ambassadors to North Korea and China, the Consul General of the Republic of Korea, and several Washington, DC-based experts -- who will discuss the current political international climate.