Media Coverage

The Faculty of Education in the media.

Trying to quit smoking? Put your lungs to work

Carly Priebe, a postdoctoral fellow in UBC’s School of Kinesiology, spoke to Men’s Fitness, about her research that connected a running program to the ability to quit smoking. More

Acting against racism

Dr. Handel K. Wright was quoted in a North Shore News article about combating racism. More

Province legally obliged to cough up more cash for independent schools

Dr. Jason Ellis, a professor of educational studies at UBC, spoke to The Tyee about government funding for independent schools in BC. More

Theatre and therapy join forces for veterans project

The Vancouver Courier featured Contact! Unload, a theatre production overseen by Dr. George Belliveau, a UBC theatre professor. More

Education professor discusses teacher-training

Dr. Wendy Carr was interviewed on CBC Radio’s B.C. Almanac about why people are going into teacher-training, and the challenges and rewards of the profession. More

UBC professor discusses literacy in Africa

Dr. Bonny Norton was interviewed on Nigeria’s Africa Today program about worldwide literacy. More

UBC goes to the head of the class in concussion testing

BC Business reported on HeadCheck Health, a company started by UBC kinesiology PhD candidate Harrison Brown and UBC MBA graduate Kerry Costello. More

Justin Trudeau takes centre court at UBC-O

Global reported on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s (BEd'98) visit to UBC’s Okanagan campus. More

Dear white people, wake up: Canada is racist

Dr. Annette Henry, the David Lam Chair in Multicultural Education at UBC, wrote an op-ed for The Conversation about racism in Canada. More

Teaching with a world focus

Castanet mentioned UBC in a story about the inclusion of social and emotional learning in Central Okanagan schools. More