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UBC signs MOU with Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm

UBC signs MOU with Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm

The University of British Columbia and the Karolinska Institutet today signed a Memorandum of Understanding cementing a long standing desire on the part of both institutions to enhance collaboration between them.

Letter to the Community re: Budget

With the 2014-15 UBC budget now approved by the Board of Governors, I wanted to provide my annual update on the financial context and outlook of the University.

A case for the Jim Flaherty excellence in research fund

Globe and Mail Op-Ed

Canada’s former Finance Minister was a champion of university research

It is with deep sadness that I heard earlier today of the Hon. Jim Flaherty’s untimely death, a death all the more tragic for coming so close on the heels of retirement from his distinguished career in public service.