Former UBC Thunderbirds defensive back Malcom Lee has had his CCES four-year ban from competition upheld after failing a drug test leading up to the CFL draft. He is still eligible to sign a CFL contract in March.
Both coaches broke the Canada West records in wins against the Trinity Western Spartans over the weekend.
From the 2010 Winter Olympics on campus to success at the summer games abroad, the 2010s have been a busy decade for the UBC Thunderbirds.
It's easier to look at the last two decades and count the years that the UBC Thunderbirds haven't won both the men's and women's national championships in swimming.
The decade started with the UBC Thunderbirds women's volleyball team in the midst of an un-precedented feat: six straight U Sports National Championships. The 2010s saw the squad become one of the most dominant teams across the country.
From Shrum bowl misery to U Sports glory, the 2010s were a busy decade for Thunderbirds football.
Men's rugby and basketball earned big wins respectively over the weekend and will look to carry that winning momentum into the new decade.
Bonus points for blasting Frank Sinatra throughout this entire process to give it an authentic GoodFellas vibe.
TransLink identified recruitment and retention as a significant challenge in their latest business plan, attributing the turnover to a highly competitive market and a lack of trained professionals.
Hockey has become a political battleground in the last few weeks over comments by the likes of Don Cherry and Jessica Allen over topics like Immigration in Canada. But while arguments fly, many have failed to account for immigrant voices themselves.
Both the UBC men’s and women’s soccer teams are heading to the U Sports National Championships after taking gold and silver respectively in the Canada West finals over the weekend.
Hayden, 35, was already one of the most decorated Canadian Olympic swimmers ever when he initially retired after winning a bronze medal at the London 2012 Olympics.
By beating the Calgary Dinos, UBC women's rugby captured its first Canada West conference championship in the 20-year history of the program.
It took over a month but the Thunderbirds finally claimed their first win of the Canada West season Friday night in Regina, beating the Rams 33–28.
At 3 p.m. on Tuesday, students gathered for a rally in solidarity with Hong Kong, wearing protester garb, giving speeches and holding moments of silence.