Media Coverage

The Faculty of Education in the media.

New sports, physiotherapy facility opens at UBC

News 1130 reported on the Chan Gunn Pavilion, a new sports and physiotherapy facility at UBC which will be used by faculty and students from the School of Kinesiology. More

Canada’s globally top-ranked university programs, according to QS

Huffington Post reported that UBC has several top-ranked programs in the world, including the School of Kinesiology under sports-related subjects. More

40th Annual Physics Olympics Held in Vancouver

Xinhua highlighted the 40th annual Physics Olympics that took place at UBC on March 10, 2018. More

“We Teach Languages” Podcast Featuring Dr. Ryuko Kubota

In "We Teach Languages" podcast episode 43: Common Misconceptions in English Language Teaching, host Stacey Margarita Johnson talks with Dr. Ryuko Kubota. More

Triumphant trajectory: For UBC’s Jessica Hanson, the arc of success goes beyond three-point buckets

The basketball career of School of Kinesiology student and UBC Thunderbird Jessica Hanson was featured in Varsity Letters. More

Hosting the Olympics has become the contest no one wants to win

UBC professor and sustainability expert Dr. Robert VanWynsberghe was quoted in a Global story about the growing challenge of finding a city willing to host the Olympics. More

Security measures won’t stop school shootings

United Press International published an op-ed from The Conversation about school shootings co-written by Dr. Sam Rocha (EDST). More

BC announces nearly $900K to train new teachers, union says more needed

Dr. Wendy Carr, Associate Dean in UBC’s teacher education program, spoke to Global about government funding for teacher education. More

Simpcw Chief Nathan Matthew named TRU Chancellor

CFJC Today spoke with Simpcw Chief and Faculty of Education alumnus Nathan Matthew (BPE ’72, MEd ’90) on his appointment as the next chancellor of Thompson Rivers University. More

UBC’s International Baccalaureate Program

Maclean’s highlighted the UBC Faculty of Education International Baccalaureate Educator Stream, Canada’s first IB-recognized teacher education program More