…sure for kids today. They have to think about a job as they’re getting an education. I think by alleviating that just a little bit, we can open some doors that otherwise might not be opened.” Thanks to Erma and her family, a bursary of $2000 is now available to students with a declared major in the arts or sciences more
Robert was born and raised in Scotland, and came to Canada in 1955. When he met Nonie, she was a UBC alumna with a Bachelor of Arts and a teaching credential from the Vancouver Normal School, where students trained as teachers before the Faculty of Education was established at UBC.
…hen handed me a form and said, ‘sign here.’ I got some money, and that was the sum total of my experience.” Although the encounter was short and sweet, Glen cites the support he received as the inspiration behind the Carlson Bursary. Established in 2005, this bursary is available to medical students who need help reconciling their assessed financial need more
UBC Science students have talent, drive, and curiosity. They have the potential make new discoveries, shift paradigms, start companies, and even spark new industries. Unfortunately, they don’t all more
Kevin Cooper wants to make the world a better place through transportation, urban planning and architecture. And thanks to a University Women’s Club of Vancouver bursary, his academic career is supporting his dreams.
The practice of medicine is a deep-seated tradition for the Rothwell family, so when young Robert chose to explore his interest in government history and politics by pursuing a Bachelor of Arts at UBC, he kept his options open.