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New Chung | Lind Gallery brings B.C. histories together at UBC Library

Linguistics & Literature

Lind Gallery showcasing the Wallace B. Chung and Madeline H. Chung Collection and Phil Lind Klondike Gold Rush Collection. The new exhibition space in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre on UBC's Vancouver campus brings together two library collections of rare and culturally significant materials from Canada's history.

Environment - Apr 19

Research helps migrating salmon survive mortality hot-spot


When Kevin Ryan and the other hardworking volunteers at Mossom Creek Hatchery in Port Moody, B.C. release young coho smolts into the

Radically inclusive new nightlife scenes emerge from ashes of closed gay bars

Social Sciences

LGBTQ+ bars have undergone a startling decline globally over the past 20 years.

Politics - Apr 15

UBC experts on 2024 federal budget


The federal government is to present its 2024 budget on Tuesday. UBC experts are available to comment on related topics.

Environment - Apr 10

UBC experts on latest snowpack report


UBC experts are available to comment on the BC River Forecast Centre's latest snowpack report, released today, April 10.

Event: How to view the solar eclipse in B.C

Astronomy & Space

UBC department of physics and astronomy researchers will host a public solar eclipse viewing event outside the UBC Bookstore on April 8, weather pe

Unprecedented field work leads to new book about how to stop youth suicide from spreading

Social Sciences

This article contains information about suicide that may be upsetting to some people.

UBC experts on International Transgender Day of Visibility

Social Sciences

March 31 marks International Transgender Day of Visibility, a day to celebrate transgender people and their contributions to society, as well as ra

Environment - Apr 18

UBC experts on Earth Day 2024

On April 22, the world will celebrate Earth Day under the theme -Planet vs Plastics. UBC experts are available to comment. Health and environment risk.

Environment - Apr 16

How art can help us talk about the green transition


Elders, researchers and musicians are using art to get people talking about the challenges and opportunities of a transition to renewable energy.

Health - Apr 15

Walking for Joy at UBC: Half a billion steps for health and community


Annual walking challenge boosts community wellbeing in honour of the late Dr. Joy Butler.

Walking alongside Survivors: How the Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre supports access to Residential School records

Social Sciences

Apr 9, 2024 - Formore information, contact Sachintha Wickramasinghe "One of the main reasons IRSHDC was created was to reduc

New gravitational wave signal helps fill the ’mass gap’ between neutron stars and black holes

Astronomy & Space

A collaboration of researchers including UBC scientists have observed gravitational waves from the collision of what is most likely a neutron star

Where the wild bees are-and aren’t-impacts food supply

Agronomy & Food Science

Honey bees-plump, fuzzy and famed for their honey-making-capture the popular imagination. Yet, wild bees are equally vital for pollination and, by some measures, outshine honey bees as pollinators.

Environment - Mar 27

The 2024 wildfire season has started - here’s what we need to know


Last year's wildfire season marked B.C.'s most destructive on record: 2.8 million hectares burned, more than double any previous year.