University of British Columbia articles over last 30 days

- articles last 30 days - articles per day
Mentioned in this news Places Companies People
2014/07/30 10:34
2014/07/30 10:34
1m
Even working in low-skilled jobs, such as a fast food restaurant such as McDonalds, can be a benefit when it comes to getting a well-paid job. London - Children who get part-time jobs during their...
2014/07/30 10:34
2014/07/30 10:34
Latest videos
2014/07/30 10:19
2014/07/30 10:19
1m
Happiness is admittedly, incredibly subjective. One person's happiness (from a high-stakes job, a sprawling yard, a set of twins) is another's headache. Even the things that make most of us happy —...
2014/07/30 07:39
2014/07/30 07:39
1h
Astronomers at the University of British Columbia have collaborated with international researchers to calculate the precise mass of the Milky Way and Andromeda galaxies, dispelling the notion that the...
2014/07/30 00:21
2014/07/30 00:21
8h
Janie O’Connor with a container she made to hatch monarch butterflies. Photos by Mary Bailey. Janie O’Connor has been raising monarch butterflies since she was a member of the Birch Lake 4-H Club in...
2014/07/29 16:21
2014/07/29 16:21
16h
Lois Boschman's voice could be heard across oceans, rivers and lakes. It's not what most would have expected at first glance from the silver-haired woman with one of the most warming smiles, but when...
2014/07/29 12:51
2014/07/29 12:51
20h
Older women with mild cognitive impairment may benefit significantly from regular aerobic exercise, new findings show. Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) is an established risk factor for dementia and...
2014/07/29 08:29
2014/07/29 08:29
1d
By The Canadian Press VANCOUVER - A critically ill false killer whale calf rescued off a beach on the west coast of Vancouver Island has overcome one of its most life-threatening challenges. Staff...
2014/07/29 08:12
2014/07/29 08:12
1d
Northeast Pennsylvanians are not just unhappy, but more so than just about anyone else in the United States, according to a survey by economists at Harvard University and the University of British...
2014/07/28 23:25
2014/07/28 23:25
1d
As general manager, Zebedee will oversee 3,000 employees and 1,500 contractors at Shell’s oilsands operations, including the Muskeg River and Jackpine Mines north of Fort McMurray. Zebedee has spent...
2014/07/28 16:33
2014/07/28 16:33
1d
Automation + recessions = a radical shift in the shape of America’s jobs market More machines + worse economy = fewer people. Reuters/Lori Shepler Over the past 30 years there’s been a shift and...
2014/07/28 12:53
2014/07/28 12:53
1d
ANACORTES, Wash. — The bird-counters stood in the windy bow chattering into headsets and scanning the Strait of Juan de Fuca with binoculars. "Scoters," Sherman Anderson said. "Three of them. At 11...
2014/07/28 01:39
2014/07/28 01:39
2d
Vancouver-region transit officials are pushing back at human nature as they try to persuade passengers not to pry open doors and escape from stalled SkyTrain cars in future emergencies on the...
2014/07/27 19:08
2014/07/27 19:08
2d
Study presented at the ACS NSQIP- National Conference reports that evidence-based measures plus an interdisciplinary team approach reduces surgical site infection rates in a high-risk patient...
2014/07/26 14:18
2014/07/26 14:18
3d
Happiness is not equally distributed across the United States. A recent National Bureau of Economic Research working paper by Harvard economics professor Edward Glaeser, University of British...
2014/07/26 07:44
2014/07/26 07:44
4d
ANACORTES — The bird-counters stood in the windy bow chattering into headsets and scanning the Strait of Juan de Fuca with binoculars. "Scoters," Sherman Anderson said. "Three of them. At 11 o'clock....
2014/07/26 05:55
2014/07/26 05:55
4d
UBC paid $1.5 million in carbon offsets last year, and with the government's Carbon Neutral Capital Program, is starting to see some of that invested back into the university. Photo by adpowers,...
2014/07/26 01:56
2014/07/26 01:56
4d
Maxillofacial surgeon joins NHRMC group WILMINGTON | Michael Jaskolka has joined the maxillofacial surgery team of New Hanover Regional Medical Center Physician Group. Jaskolka graduated with...
2014/07/25 23:39
2014/07/25 23:39
4d
Out at a restaurant the other night, it happened again. I sat with two young parents who tugged an iPad out of their diaper bag and placed it before their fussing toddler. Angry Birds = Happy Child....
2014/07/25 21:38
2014/07/25 21:38
4d
Scrapping laws that ban sex work would slash the number of HIV infections over the next decade, according to a study presented at an AIDS forum. Female sex work is one of the big vectors of the world...
2014/07/25 16:41
2014/07/25 16:41
4d
Years ago, Barbara Walters famously asked Johnny Carson, to much derision afterward, what kind of tree the TV legend would be if he were in fact a tree. I don’t do that with Cornelia Hahn Oberlander,...
2014/07/30 10:34
2014/07/30 10:34
Latest from Twitter