“We disagree with the methodology used,” said Jenna Omassi, AMS VP Academic and University Affairs. “And even if we had agreed with the methodology used, it was applied inconsistently.”
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The event is part of the Pint and Policy Series — described as "a brand new series where students, academics and policy makers get together and talk politics."
Often in times of depression or loneliness, friends and family tell you to look at the bright side. Well, a new study at UBC finds that this is exactly what you should do.
UBC's Multiple Sclerosis and Neuromyelitis Optica clinics are global leaders in innovative research and brings a diverse, multidisciplinary team together with patients in an effort to redefine MS research and treatment and it’s paying off.
UBC men's volleyball team beat MacEwan Griffins, 3-0 and 3-1, this past weekend to boost their winning streak to four games.
“The event was inspired by our desire to showcase a multitude of different aspects of Asian cultures at the same time."
I found out caramelized crickets are pretty darn good. They taste like potato chips, but lighter.
Taking over the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre are bright lights, a slew of fancy cars and an abundance of people sporting headsets and clipboards.
“One truly will be changed by the experience and hopefully inspired,” said Leslie Dala, director of the Vancouver Bach Choir when asked why students should spend their studying hours watching the choir. “I can almost guarantee that one will not leave the Orpheum theatre in the same way that one came in.”
Specific details were removed in order to make the policy more widely applicable. The content of Policy 91 — Purchase of Animals for Research and Teaching — was incorporated into the policy on research.
“UBC definitely has an issue of visibility and that’s why I wanted to have an event like this,” said Blain. She also claims that although the university does promote diversity, it is in a highly tokenistic attitude. “They love [diversity] like that’s how we sell, that’s how we get the money from donors and that’s how we look good in comparison to other universities. It’s not a real celebration of all the culture and communities that exist here.”
The facility, which is slated to cost about $32.5 million, will include two turf fields and three grass fields on campus, which will serve as a home for both Whitecaps and UBC soccer teams.
Women’s volleyball team took on the McEwan University Griffins this weekend on Friday and Saturday, beating them in both games to maintain their position in the Canada West conference and tying at second with sister school UBC Okanagan.
The women’s hockey team split their weekend against the Calgary Dinos. The Thunderbirds took the first game with a score of 3-2 on Friday and fell to the same team in a double overtime 4-3.
Students Andrea Dsouza and Isabella Nursalin want the UBC administration to adopt a stricter stance towards the issue of tobacco addiction and smoking on campus.