Media Coverage

The Faculty of Education in the media.

Re-awakening language
Tue Jan 26 2016

UBC literacy education professor Dr. Candace Kaleimamoowahinekapu Galla spoke about the work being done to preserve dying or hibernating minority languages in a BBC World Service interview. More

Get healthier with a fad-free lifestyle
Fri Jan 22 2016

Effective weight loss starts with a regimen that fits into your schedule and consists of realistic goals, says UBC School of Kinesiology health psychologist Eli Puterman. More

UBC-created app makes headway with concussion research
Thu Jan 14 2016

The Vancouver Courier featured a UBC mobile phone app developed by Kinesiology students that helps doctors and trainers better diagnose concussions on the sidelines. More

B.C. schoolchildren soon to be taught computer coding
Mon Jan 18 2016

The B.C. government announced Monday that B.C. schoolchildren will soon be taught computer coding. More

Concussion app checks athletes after head-on collisions
Tue Jan 12 2016

UBC Kinesiology students have created an app that can check athletes’ health after head injuries and prevent them from returning to the game if the damage is too significant. More

Seniors train as instructors to keep fitness experiment alive
Mon Jan 04 2016

A UBC School of Kinesiology research project led by Dr. Mark Beauchamp has inspired the YMCA's Active Senior's program. More

Trump Towers should be renamed: poll
Fri Dec 18 2015

UBC professor Dr. Annette Henry comments on a new Angus Reid survey showing that a majority of Canadians think Trump Tower should be renamed. More

Residential school part of heartless system
Tue Dec 22 2015

UBC professor Dr. Jason Ellis writes a letter to the editor in the Vancouver Sun in response to an earlier letter about the residential school system. More

Rookie Showcase: Vancouver rookies pick up their game on and off the court
Tue Dec 22 2015

The Vancouver Courier profiles some of B.C.’s top rookie athletes including Thunderbird basketball player and Kinesiology student Jessica Hanson. More

What’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s connection to your part of Canada?
Wed Dec 23 2015

Prime Minister and UBC alumnus Justin Trudeau shares memories of teaching in B.C. in an interview with Global News. More