“Because the lake has characteristics from the oceans of the past … it is a cool peek into what microbial life could have looked like," said Céline Michiels, lead author of the study and PhD student in the department of microbiology and immunology.
According to Danilewitz, meditation increases the connection of the lateral prefrontal cortex to the insula and amygdala, which increases the rational process over emotional reactions like fear or anxiety. .
The latest UBC Arts & Culture project aims to provide information and tickets on upcoming concerts. What they have introduced is a mobile ticket booth, or more precisely, a ticket-trolley-tricycle hybrid which will be rolling around campus.
The ‘gold standard’ abortion pill mifepristone was recently approved for use in Canada. Health Canada has however imposed strict regulations. What does that mean for Canadians? We sat down with Drs. Wendy Norman and Judith Soon to find out.
Trigger warnings taped to the theatre door announce that Cara Norrish’s new play A Good Way Out contains strong language and a scene that involves sexual coercion. Before the beginning, it is already clear that this will not be an easy performance.
“There is something helpless in being a witness,” the book opens. The necessary act of witnessing despite feeling powerless and the role stories play in that witnessing are themes Maracle alluded to in the rest of her talk as well.
The story being told is set in 1963, during an era of overt sexism, racism and misogyny, but also one with an underlying force of great change. Despite its era-specific narrative structure, Dogfight tackles a host of very contemporary social issues.
After entering “For to do”, visitors are handed an exhibition plan providing a brief overview of each artwork, including the name of the artist, the title of the piece, the material, or medium, as well as the year it was created in.
A night at the opera often involves tragedy, death, politics or a combination of all three. Strauss’ operetta, A Night in Venice, couldn’t be further removed from this image. An operetta — the precursor to the musical — is almost always a comedy.