As anti-Asian racism gains attention on campus, some students are concerned about the barriers to reporting discriminatory incidents they’ve experienced.
"[Our insurance coverage is] more generous than a lot of health plans, but there’s a lot of room for improvement — especially around the areas of acknowledging that trans-care exists, other than just covering the medication for it.”
The project, which aims to genetically incorporate powdery mildew resistance into cannabis cultivars, is led by UBC researchers Drs. Loren Reiseberg and Marco Todesco.
The program — administered by the Faculty of Forestry — aims to educate students “with practical skills, grounded in Indigenous and Western knowledge systems."
UBC’s contract with Proctorio ends in term 2, and the AMS will urge the university to not renew the contract, said AMS VP Academic and University Affairs Georgia Yee.
Every September, our campus bustles with excited students waiting to see what the new academic year has in store for them. This year, UBC students experienced the first ever virtual AMS firstweek.
According to Harold Eyster, this is possible due to the presence of an extra fourth cone among hummingbirds which allows them to see ultraviolet light.
Four students had been consulted for the statement, all of whom were members of the Senate Curriculum Committee.
The initiative is part of a national campaign led by the United Islamic Awareness Week Organization that aims to inspire and foster united Islamic outreach and education for western Canadian universities and their communities.