Meet UBC’s Top Chefs
For the past six summers, Chef Challenge has been a hallmark event on the UBC Vancouver campus, bringing the community together for an outside party to celebrate local food and talent.
UBC’s latest child care centre is the greenest yet
UBC’s youngest residents were excited to see the doors open to the Wesbrook YMCA Child Care Centre on September 1, 2020. Located next to the Wesbrook Community Centre on the south end of the UBC Vancouver campus, it is UBC’s greenest child care yet.
Share your views on mobility during COVID-19
As many of you have experienced, the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) has disrupted the way we get around Metro Vancouver. With many people working from home and students shifting to learning online, we are driving less, using transit less and walking and biking more.
From gloves to lawn furniture: the business case for recycling nitrile gloves
A student-led research project, conducted before COVID-19 impacted operations at many UBC laboratories, has helped build the case for potentially diverting seven million gloves (28 tonnes) from the landfill each year if scaled up across campus.
Transit changes at UBC
Updated May 8, 2020
With transit ridership impacted by COVID-19, TransLink announced today they are implementing more cost-saving measures that will further reduce or suspend some transit services at UBC starting Wednesday April 22, 2020.
U Pass BC program suspended as of May 1, 2020
Post-secondary institutions and student associations in British Columbia have worked with TransLink to temporarily suspend the U-Pass BC program as of May 1, 2020.