A seminar on July 21 featured Dr. Sandro Tacchella, an astrophysicist, who discussed his work relating to how galaxies grow and the nature of their star formation.
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Grey whales, land use and sucking up insects with a Ghostbuster backpack are a snapshot of the topics we encountered as The Ubyssey spoke to UBC graduate students about this year’s theme.
We sat down with UBC students to discuss the ‘tech overwhelm’ felt by the UBC community since classes moved online and what students can do to help manage it.
Hewlett stressed that students shouldn’t be tempted to pursue their own ghost hunting ventures, as that may put students at risk for legal trouble or injury.
Early in the semester, the Faculty of Applied Science required student groups to limit themselves to virtual activities, prohibiting in-person and off-campus work.
Students who are struggling to retain information in their classes, feeling more anxious, irritable or tired, as well as suffering from disrupted sleep patterns may want to consider the benefit of online mental health resources.
The most compelling thought about autonomy that I was exposed to in my undergrad was during a conversation about chlamydia.
As UBC attempts to address the unique anxieties of future nurses, doctors and pharmacists, the question remains whether these changes will be enough to embolden students to one day marry the frontlines — or leave their pre-pandemic aspirations with cold feet.
Pandemic curricula changes call into question how dentistry students feel as they learn how to make our smiles picture — and Zoom meeting — perfect.
The morning of June 29, a wildfire broke out near Wreck Beach on campus. While it was quickly put out, this event marks the start of wildfire season — and all the health implications that come with it.
The In Tune With Your Brain Virtual Symposium was held by UBC Brain and Music on May 15. From spotlighted research to live studio production sessions, the seminar delved into the intricate relationship between music and the mind.
Applications are open for the first-ever Environment and Climate Change Youth Council, and for new internship opportunities in the environmental and clean technology sector.
From vaccine mandates to bolstering vaccine research, The Ubyssey compiled the most topical points pertaining to COVID-19 policy from the four main political parties.
With the 2021 federal election fast approaching, The Ubyssey has broken down the platforms of the four main political parties and their promises on the climate crisis.
The Ubyssey has compiled the primary health care policies of the four major political parties so that students can remain informed for the upcoming election.