Articles

2019

June 25: Campus Resident: “Never Lose That Sense of Adventure, That Sense of Wonder”

June 3: The Conversation: Global collaborations are changing conditions for women in STEM

May 28: Campus Resident: UBC Roundtable Tackles Housing Affordability

May 27: Vancouver Sun: UBC excited to host Canada’s largest annual gathering of scholars

May 18: Vancouver Sun: UBC, Vancouver city hall excited by big changes coming to West Side

April 23: Campus Resident: Times Higher Education Recognizes UBC Sustainability Policy

March 26: Campus Resident: What Music Means to Me

February 26: Campus Resident: SkyTrain to UBC: We encourage you to get involved

January 22: Campus Resident: UBC Emeritus College Is the First of Its Kind in Canada

2018

December 26: Prince George Citizen: Hope is in the Young

December 25: Business in Vancouver: Extending SkyTrain to UBC would encourage economic growth and prosperity throughout the region

December 12: Campus Resident: Holiday Reflections

November 11: Campus Resident: Our Students are not Snowflakes

October 16: Campus Resident: Listen Up: It’s the Blue & Goldcast

September 24: Campus Resident: UBC Wellbeing: Cultivating Resilience and Giving Students Support They Need to Thrive

August 13: Campus Resident: Stadium Neighbourhood: Building a Thriving and Sustainable Community

July 16: Campus Resident: Be a Tourist at UBC This Summer!

June 26: Campus Resident: The President’s Medal of Excellence: “A Significant Contribution to the Purposes and Ideals of the University”

May 15: Campus Resident: Extend the Millennium Line to UBC

May 11: Vancouver Sun: B.C. universities prepare technology leaders to drive economy

April 17: Campus Resident: The Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre: Fulfilling a Promise

April 15: The Conversation: A university president apologizes for academia’s role in residential schools

March 19: Campus Resident: Join me in Shaping UBC’s Next Century

March 12: Times of India: Hiring women to address historical gender imbalance

February 2: Vancouver Sun: Opinion: Key to B.C.’s success is talent

2017

December 19: Business in Vancouver: It’s up to us to ensure British Columbia thrives in interesting times

October 5: Globe and Mail: Students are not fragile flowers – we must care about their mental health

September 20: Globe and Mail: Ottawa must improve research funding – or risk losing the innovation race

July 17: Campus Resident: Keeping UBC Safe

June 19: Campus Resident: In a Time of Global Uncertainty, Innovation is More Important than Ever

May 15: Campus Resident: The Power of Music in My Life

April 16: Campus Resident: We Cannot Change the Past, But We Can Honestly Recognize It

March 20: Campus Resident: UBC’s Next Century

March 12: Vancouver Sun: Meeting challenges through innovation

2016

December 21: Business in Vancouver:UBC’s second century: moving from excellence to eminence