Media Coverage

The Faculty of Education in the media.

Vancity to ramp up financial help for refugees
Thu Nov 19 2015

Long-term supports would be needed for Syrian refugees expected to settle in BC, says Lee Gunderson, a UBC expert in diversity and education. More

UBC’s Thunderbirds use their heads to advance science
Sat Nov 21 2015

UBC Thunderbirds players are wearing head sensors as part of a UBC study on the effects of concussions on players’ brains. More

UBC football players wear sensors to help measure head injuries
Thu Nov 20 2015

Jean-Sébastien Blouin, associate professor at UBC’s School of Kinesiology, is principle investigator in a study aimed at understanding the impact of hits to the head on brain function. More

Academic world lacks diversity: prof
Thu Nov 12 2015

Noting the lack of focus on Canadian black scholars, UBC professor Annette Henry has organized a series of forums to highlight academic diversity. More

Prince Harry met the vets from the Veterans Transition Program
Wed Nov 11 2015

Britain’s Prince Harry visited Canada House in London and met with the Canadian veterans working with the Veteran Transition Program. More

Afghanistan veterans find healing in their creative sides
Tue Nov 10 2015

A 162-panel mural commemorating Canadian veterans killed in Afghanistan is part of an art therapy project run by the Veterans Transition Network. More

Canada House unveils monumental art projects from veterans
Tue Nov 10 2015

Canada House in London is attracting viewers with two art projects from Canadian veterans. More

UBC congratulates its alumnus Justin Trudeau
Wed Nov 04 2015

Justin Trudeau is the first UBC Faculty of Education graduate to be elected prime minister. More

Canadian black scholars deserve more attention
Tue Nov 10 2015

Dr. Annette Henry, a UBC professor in the Department of Language and Literacy Education, says Canadian black scholars have been overlooked for far too long. More

UBC boasts three grads who have held Canada’s top office
Wed Nov 04 2015

Education alumnus Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is one of three UBC grads to have held Canada's top office. More