“Field school was an incredible experience,” says Corbin Manson, a forestry student who recently took part in the placement. “While I feel fortunate to have taken part, I wish that I could do it again! The opportunity to learn and work in a real-world context while exploring BC’s beautiful and diverse ecosystems has made a big difference to my education.”
Awards are truly life-changing. The Sauder School of Business Bursary provides critical support to students in financial need, while the Sauder School of Business Scholarship recognizes and rewards more
Moved by words her grandmother spoke when she was eight years old, Seraphine Munroe has taken forest stewardship seriously on behalf of her indigenous community. Forging an interdisciplinary path to more
Monarch Pediatric Dental Centre is thrilled to partner with UBC Dentistry to create the Instar Endowment which shines a light on pediatric patients with specialized dental needs, including rare or more
After two bombs exploded at the Boston Marathon in 2013, hundreds of injured people were transported to nearby emergency departments, including Brigham-Women’s Hospital where UBC MD alumnus Dr. Ron Walls (BSc’75, MD’79) was leading the effort to save lives.
Dr. Walls joined Brigham-Women’s Hospital, a teaching hospital of Harvard University, in 1993 and expanded the emergency department more
Joban Bal found his passion in life through involvement in community service and volunteer work – something he was able to continue at UBC thanks to financial support from a donor-funded student award. His experiences have enabled him to bring together his passion and his future profession.
Yves Tiberghien (Ph.D. Stanford University, 2002), a Professor with the Department of Political Science at UBC, may look a little familiar. As a leader of UBC’s policy engagement in Asia, he’s often front and centre on our television screens to give his nuanced, expert insight into Canadian-Chinese affairs. It befits his roles as Director Emeritus with the Institute of Asian more
Jeff Holmes, a fourth-year student in the Food, Nutrition and Health program at UBC, hopes to use his education to help improve the nutritional health of underprivileged populations around the world, with support from the Jacob Biely and Blythe A. Eagles Prize in Nutrition.