Media Coverage

The Faculty of Education in the media.

Prince Harry backs Vancouver veterans’ play
Tue Dec 08 2015

A Vancouver Sun article featured Contact! Unload, a play featuring the stories of Canada’s veterans. More

UBC student-teachers engage Cougar Canyon Elementary kids through inquiry
Tue Dec 15 2015

Thirty-four students in UBC’s Bachelor of Education program took part in a student inquiry project at Cougar Canyon Elementary this past fall. More

Researchers working hard to unlock the secrets behind brain injuries
Fri Nov 27 2015

A National Post series on youth concussions includes a UBC Kinesiology study expected to be completed next spring. More

UBC launching new study on effects of autism for families
Thu Nov 26 2015

UBC professor Pat Mirenda is studying the effects of autism on families using data collected from 400 families. More

Contact! Unload: theatre show for veterans and their families
Sun Dec 06 2015

Contact! Unload is both theatre and therapy for Canada’s Afghanistan veterans and their families. More

Sidoo says Thunderbirds are ‘four steps ahead’ of rivals
Fri Dec 42 015

UBC supporter and School of Kinesiology alumnus David Sidoo comments on criticisms being levelled against UBC football recruitment. More

Physicist slams new B.C. curriculum plan
Wed Dec 02 2015

UBC’s Marina Milner-Bolotin believes it’s very important to empower kids to think scientifically even outside the classroom. More

Exercise vigorously, the more the better: experts
Tue Dec 01 2015

The exception to the “more is better” rule when it comes to exercise is elite athletes, says UBC kinesiology expert Darren Warburton. More

B.C. high school football’s top grads help UBC in quest to reach Vanier Cup
Fri Nov 20 2015

Three of B.C. football’s top grads now play for the UBC Thunderbirds, including Kinesiology student Dominique Termansen. More

UBC fall honorary degree recipients recognized for research and community work
Mon Nov 23 2015

Congratulations to Marangu Njogu, Windle Trust Kenya executive director, on receiving a UBC honorary degree during the fall graduation ceremonies. More