Research Excellence

Projects and Impact Stories:

  • Priority Project

    Accelerate COVID-19 research at UBC

    Accelerate COVID-19 research at UBC

    As the novel coronavirus continues to sweep the globe, UBC is mobilizing its best minds and connecting with partners to develop treatments, prevent COVID-19’s spread, and gain a deeper understanding more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    UBC Centre for High-Throughput Phenogenomics Fund

    UBC Centre for High-Throughput Phenogenomics Fund

    UBC’s Centre for High-Throughput Phenogenomics (CHTP) is a full-service facility for high-resolution imaging of biological and inorganic samples. It is home to a comprehensive suite of imaging more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    Boye Ahlborn Endowment for the Engineering Physics Project Lab—Scaling Up the Future of BC Entrepreneurship

    Boye Ahlborn Endowment for the Engineering Physics Project Lab—Scaling Up the Future of BC Entrepreneurship

    Think of an innovation that has impacted your life, or has the potential to change it forever. A new medical device, an automotive fuel cell, or a quantum computer? Whatever more

    Community Engagement, Research Excellence, Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    Change the world. Support great minds.

    Change the world. Support great minds.

    Great minds don’t think alike—they challenge convention. But they need your support to do it. By making a gift today to support UBC students, you will help them change the world. more

    Community Engagement, Research Excellence, Student Learning

  • Priority Project

    Chan Gunn Pavilion

    Physical Activity and Exercise Medicine at UBC

    The Chan Gunn Pavilion is the hub for the centre for physical activity and exercise medicine at UBC—a world-class model of multidisciplinary, integrated clinical services combined with academic more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    Persian Language and Iranian Studies at UBC

    Connecting Past and Present: Persian Language and Iranian Studies at UBC

    There has never been a better time to champion Persian language and Iranian studies at UBC. Please read our case for support in the project links below, and consider a more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    The Arthrogryposis (AMC) Registry at UBC

    The Arthrogryposis (AMC) Registry at UBC

    Two years ago Dr. Bonnie Sawatzky, Associate Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics at UBC, obtained a small grant from the National Rare Diseases organization in order to gather data more

    Research Excellence

  • Priority Project

    Shape the World for the Better: the 2017 Alumni Appeal

    Shape the World for the Better: the 2017 Alumni Appeal

    Progress toward a better world is not guaranteed—it is the result of people coming together to create it. However, voices around the world that reject the values of knowledge, research, more

    Community Engagement, Research Excellence, Student Learning

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    Breeding a Sweet Solution

    Breeding a Sweet Solution

    About eight years ago, honeybee colonies started to die off with enough frequency to be noticeable. Three or four years ago, they began to collapse in alarming numbers all around the world, particularly in North America. Since then, beekeepers have reported losing about a third of their honeybee hives and colonies every year — about […] more

    Research Excellence