NASA astronaut stands in as ‘mother goose’ for UBC study on high-flying geese

The bar-headed goose, native to Central Asia, is one of the world’s highest-flying birds. From spending the winter months in South Asia as far

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Suspects arrested in killing of former UBC professor in Chile

Chilean police have arrested two men suspected of killing a B.C. man last week during an attempted mugging while he strolled with his family through

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Ketamine can safely dull pain during ambulance rides, UBC study suggests

A UBC researcher says paramedics should be able to give patients ketamine for acute pain during ambulance rides, following a study that suggests it

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UBC study reveals cheat day in popular diet may cause some harm

A UBC Okanagan study into a popular diet has revealed that a cheat day could be bad for your health. The researchers said that

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Woman seriously injured after intervening in fight at UBC, police say

University RCMP say a woman was seriously hurt in an altercation Thursday afternoon at the University of British Columbia’s Point Grey campus. Police say they

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UBC study finds Canadian fruit and vegetable consumption down by 13 per cent

Canadians have cut back significantly on their fruit and vegetable intake over the last decade, according to new research from the University of British

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Dining options at UBC residences emphasize plant-based meals as chef makes switch

First-year Arts student and vegan Sten Hoffman may not be happy that he can’t cook in his residence room, but he now has a

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Pot legalization will mean more corporate money for marijuana research: UBC scientist

With recreational marijuana becoming legal in Canada on Wednesday, a Vancouver medical researcher says there will be more corporate money to go around. But,

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Dig in! Hundreds of vegans hold massive Thanksgiving potluck at UBC

A Thanksgiving potluck for the ages went down at the University of British Columbia Monday. An estimated 300 to 400 guests. Two-hundred to 250

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6 employees file human rights complaints against UBC after being fired or denied promotion

The association representing management and professional staff at UBC says six of its members have filed human rights complaints against the university. The members

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