All of UBC and UBC Okanagan's academic and non-academic discipline reports from 1996-2015 are available online for your perusal. They range from your standard forged medical note to elaborate, ostentatious and sometimes horrifically stupid ideas.
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We looked at professors on ratemyprof.com with more than 30 rankings (about a full-sized small class) and then listed the best of the bunch. The quotes are taken from their ratings page. Did yours make the list?
Chances are that if you've ever signed up for a class in university, you've looked at ratemyprofessors.com. We looked at professors with more than 30 rankings and then filtered out the lowest-ranked of the bunch. Did yours make the list?
The John H. McDonald awards recognize excellence in student journalism across Canada. This year, The Ubyssey took home the awards for investigative reporting and cover of the year as well as received six other nominations.
Starting this past New Year, BC Liquor in Wesbrook Village is closing two hours earlier than normal. Instead of being open until 9 p.m. from Monday through Saturday, they are now closing at 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
The most lovable vending machine — also known as “The Hugging Coca Cola Machine” — is back at UBC. Standing tall in the SRC is Coca Cola’s signature red and white text with the words “Hug Me” front and centre. It’s kind of hard to miss.
Ah, the start of second term. The sparrows are chirping, the syllabi printing... Nothing can hold you back. Yes, you! This is your time for a fresh start! So grab life by the yoohas, get Adele unstuck from your head and let’s get stoked.
Apparently female students were often seen exiting the male rooms and vice versa – because who could have foreseen a problem with putting a bunch of 20-somethings in quiet rooms with beds in the 1960s?
There are about to be a whole lot of stressed-out high schoolers desperately looking for answers about whom UBC lets in their ivory gates. Luck for you, we've compiled some helpful information from their annual Enrolment Report about exactly that.
If you're interested in helping out Canadians in need of blood, UBC Blood for Life Club is hosting a mobile blood donation clinic tomorrow, January 21, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Totem Park's ballroom.
Something called the All-Star NBA Challenge is coming to campus tomorrow, Saturday, January 23. To promote it, they set up a booth with trampoline and a basketball hoop where many people took part in some sweet, sweet trampoline-assisted dunks.
Enjoying your university years can be challenging on a student budget. Let's face it, sometimes alcohol is the best option for a great night out. We've compiled some of the best options at BC Liquor Stores so you can party within a budget.
I was warned countless times not to do graduate school. “It won’t lead anywhere.” “You’ll never get a job.” “You won’t make any money.” “You will be miserable.” I went for it anyway. And I have no regrets so far.
Some kids enter university having spent their high school days on top of the world. You know these people – they were essentially the basis for Jack and Diane, or would have been had that song not preceded all of our births by at least 10 years.
As far as I’m concerned, the Western Hemisphere should create our own language just to stick it to the Old World. I say this not only on behalf of Americans in Canada, but Canadians in America, Brazilians in Mexico, Chileans in Québec and so on.