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Korean War veterans share experiences with UBC students

Korean War veterans share experiences with UBC students

Local Korean War veterans told their stories about “the forgotten war” to UBC students in a community learning project that brought generations together.

Hugo De Burgos named among Canada’s Most Influential Hispanics

Hugo De Burgos named among Canada’s Most Influential Hispanics

UBC assistant professor a role model for visible minorities.

Chemical complexity of plants sprouts to life in UBC science lab

Chemical complexity of plants sprouts to life in UBC science lab

Christina Turi works like a detective – the clues she follows uncover mysteries of the plant world.

Social news site explodes with praise for first-year UBC student

Social news site explodes with praise for first-year UBC student

Eric Huang woke up one morning and was amazed to find more than 100 messages on his cell phone. The 18-year-old UBC Okanagan campus student turned into an overnight sensation on the social news site Reddit.

First Nation Elders share language skills with UBC students

First Nation Elders share language skills with UBC students

In a fun learning exchange, elders from the Splatsin First Nation taught words from their language to UBC students, while the students shared a fun interactive learning game with the elders.

UBC researchers named fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

UBC researchers named fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

Three UBC ecologists who study the natural world at very different scales — from marine ecosystems, to plant and soil systems, to microbial communities — have been named fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). AAAS is the world’s largest general scientific society, and the publisher of the journal Science.