In the wake of UBC’s March 16 announcement that all final exams would be held online, international and domestic students alike were left with the difficult task of choosing between travelling home and staying in Vancouver until the COVID-19 pandemic winds down.
Results from the model showed that people who used cannabis daily had nearly 50 per cent lower odds of using illicit opioids than non-cannabis users.
It was a victory for the Indigenous Seat on Council and a loss for the AMS bylaw referenda on Friday, as the former passed and the second failed to meet quorum.
In order for a referenda question to reach quorum, it must obtain a two-thirds majority of votes in its favour.
Liu, a representative for the Science Undergraduate Society on AMS Council, remained consistent in his prioritization of community outreach as the basis for accessibility and transparency moving forward. Students for Students, helmed by current AMS President Chris Hakim, delved into the high-level platform points they outlined during their first debate with specific plans for action.
The central area of contention in the debate revolved around how to best reach out to students to increase recognition of the SLFS.
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“By simultaneously recording information about their feeding behaviour and their foraging successes, we can answer the question about whether southern residents are less successful at feeding compared to northern residents.”
Jimmy Zhao of SenseTime and Lina Chen of Sina Weibo were scheduled to speak on November 16 and 17 at the 2019 UBC China Forum, a business conference aimed at promoting dialogue between Canadian students and Chinese businesses.
Forde’s team found that while increases in pressure inhibited the migration of soil gas to the atmosphere, “when barometric pressure decreased, CH4 effluxes rapidly increased, at times greater than 20-fold in less than 24 hours.”
After repeated construction setbacks and a theft that resulted in the loss of $7,300 worth of audio equipment, the UBC Film Society, UBC Improv and the AMS have teamed up to welcome students and faculty back to the theatre.
Childcare is one of the highest costing services offered by UBC Student Housing and Hospitality Services, as labour accounts for the majority of its operating cost.