University of British Columbia articles over last 30 days

- articles last 30 days - articles per day
Mentioned in this news Places Companies People
2015/03/27 18:39
2015/03/27 18:39
6h
Leaseholders living in houses on Musqueam land are bracing themselves for another major increase in their annual rents. Musqueam Indian Band is pushing for a rent increase eight times more than what...
2015/03/27 18:39
2015/03/27 18:39
Latest videos
2015/03/27 01:31
2015/03/27 01:31
23h
After months of intense training, the Stanford women's rowing team will start its spring racing season on Saturday when it hosts the Pac-12 Women's Challenge at Redwood Shores. The Cardinal, despite...
2015/03/27 00:39
2015/03/27 00:39
1d
When the engineers at NASA needed a covered parking spot big enough for a space shuttle, they called Calgary. They asked for Philip Sprung. It was much the same when the cries went out for relief...
2015/03/26 19:30
2015/03/26 19:30
1d
Two swimmers from the Delta Sungod Swim Club have qualified for the Canadian Age Group Nationals in Quebec City in August. Hailey Penner, 12, and Claudia Baxter, 14, achieved qualifying times at the...
2015/03/26 16:41
2015/03/26 16:41
1d
When the guides of the future plan the itinerary for the walking tour dubbed “Vancouver: Tech City,” they’ll start in Railtown. After all, this is where the social media company Hootsuite emerged in...
2015/03/26 14:22
2015/03/26 14:22
1d
Next stop, the Overlook Hotel! Horrified bus passengers watch as blood appears to be pouring from walls of vehicle – just like in The Shining Panicked passengers heard repeatedly urging driver to...
2015/03/26 10:39
2015/03/26 10:39
1d
As you walk into the broad lobby of George Brown College’s Waterfront Campus in Toronto, squarely in front of you is a flight of stairs. It offers an enticing route upward along a wall of glass,...
2015/03/26 09:39
2015/03/26 09:39
1d
Ottawa’s delay in staking out a position on a new Beijing-led infrastructure bank is raising questions about the Conservative government’s strategy toward China at a time when relations between the...
2015/03/26 00:42
2015/03/26 00:42
2d
Stroke is a leading cause of death and kills around 5 million people each year worldwide. Common risk factors include obesity, smoking and high blood pressure. But the effect of the environment, such...
2015/03/26 00:21
2015/03/26 00:21
2d
Washington man found guilty of murdering six members of 'mentally ill' girlfriend's family at Christmas Eve dinner Joseph McEnroe was found guilty Wednesday after just two days of jury...
2015/03/25 21:19
2015/03/25 21:19
2d
Erfan Kazemi has had a brilliant career as the CFO of mining company Sandstorm Gold, and, before that, he rose quickly through the ranks at PwC to become a senior manager in just five years. But...
2015/03/25 15:20
2015/03/25 15:20
2d
Go ahead, make all the cracks you want about men asking for directions less often than women. There may just be some truth to the idea. The researchers, from the University of British Columbia and...
2015/03/25 14:48
2015/03/25 14:48
2d
Martin Beaver's isn't using his frequent flier card quite so much these days. The violinist kept very busy during 11-year association with Tokyo String Quartet. The Winnipeg native played 122 dates...
2015/03/25 04:39
2015/03/25 04:39
2d
There is no question that Lee Kuan Yew’s vision, skill and tenacity built Singapore from a tiny imperial backwater in Southeast Asia into a shimmering centre of international finance, where income...
2015/03/24 23:19
2015/03/24 23:19
3d
Many people think of Canada as a landscape of forests, mountains, water and ice, but the Canadian experience is fast becoming focused on glass and concrete. Our 2011 census revealed that 81 per cent...
2015/03/24 17:30
2015/03/24 17:30
3d
If you are passionate about health and wellness be sure to spend some time at the 20th annual Oceanside Family Health and Wellness Fair this weekend. It is the biggest health fair in the mid island...
2015/03/23 19:14
2015/03/23 19:14
4d
The Society of Edmonton Atheists revealed that it will be running ads on 10 buses for four weeks in the Edmonton area with a message that it's "good" for people to be "godless." The ads feature the...
2015/03/23 16:42
2015/03/23 16:42
4d
When cells are under duress, they curtail almost all protein synthesis and stash their mRNAs in stress granules. These structures help healthy cells, but they also allow tumor cells to survive harsh...
2015/03/23 09:39
2015/03/23 09:39
4d
Through wars, recessions and family conflicts, Ingledew’s Shoes has survived a century in business. Ingledew’s is one of British Columbia’s premier footwear specialty businesses with six locations....
2015/03/23 03:39
2015/03/23 03:39
4d
Janice Pang was in Grade 8 when she designed an experiment exposing ravenous immune cells – called macrophages, for the uninitiated – to bacterial components to test their appetite. In Grade 9, the...
2015/03/27 18:39
2015/03/27 18:39
Latest from Twitter