In late May, UBC announced it would review the honorary degree it gave to O’Grady, who was a former principal at the Kamloops Indian Residential School.
A statement issued by Elections Canada said the cancellation of the Vote on Campus program was not permanent and was a result of COVID-19.
The incident occurred at 1:46 a.m.
Using actual East Vancouver cafés, Café Deux Soleils and Joe's Café, as the show’s backdrop grounded the performance in the local area.
For BC Culture Days, Kenthen Thomas wishes to demonstrate the beauty and value of storytelling through stories called “Legends That Teach.”
2020 and 2021, in so many layered ways, has taken us out of ourselves. I want this performance to be kind of like a helpful tool for bringing people back home to themselves.
A major concern this election season for students (besides COVID-19) is the scrapping of the Vote on Campus initiative that allowed them to vote at their universities in 2019.
A young Canada Sevens squad took to the pitch at BC Place this past weekend at the World Rugby Sevens Series. Among the Canadians were UBC Thunderbirds Phil Berna, Nicholas Allen, Jack Carson, Matthew Percillier, Elias Ergas and Andrew Coe. Here’s how they looked this past weekend.
After a 533 day hiatus, the UBC men’s hockey team returned to action against historical foes SFU in the Captain’s Cup.
The Thunderbirds are well represented in Canada’s roster. Nicholas Allen, Jack Carson, Matthew Percillier, Elias Egras and Phil Berna have all either turned out for the blue and gold or are playing for the T-Birds this year.
With the time difference, it is difficult to watch the events live on broadcasts, but here are the summary of how T-Birds have been performing thus far.
There is a degree of trust placed in professors, especially those involved in high-level university governance. It is irresponsible to use that public trust to spread misleading information, especially during a pandemic.
It’s important to remember that homesickness isn’t forever, though it may feel like it — sooner or later, you’ll be feeling better.
I encourage you to make your own list too — it’s important that we take care of ourselves during the hectic convergence of the pandemic and the return to classes!
It will do nothing but harm students’ mental and financial wellbeing to switch back to virtual learning now.
Here is what each of the major four parties says they will do to combat the overdose crisis, so you can go into the Federal election informed.
We've explained the major political party's platforms on transportation so you can head into the polls informed.
Vancouver rental prices are among some the highest in Canada. We've explained what each of the four major parties says they plan to do to make housing more affordable.
Election Day is almost upon us, and it can be hard to work out what party's platforms are saying. So we've explained what the top four parties are promising to do about affordable education.
Graphene-enhanced concrete can help reduce emissions from cement manufacturing while being ideal for building in Vancouver's rainy coastal climate.
Sci Lit Week will run from September 20–26, alongside events at UBC to promote climate science and Canadian research. Come check out these events and hopefully learn something new!
The Ubyssey has compiled the primary health care policies of the four major political parties so that students can remain informed for the upcoming election.
With the 2021 federal election fast approaching, The Ubyssey has broken down the platforms of the four main political parties and their promises on the climate crisis.