Media Coverage

The Faculty of Education in the media.

Modern families: Making it up as we go along in Richmond
Fri Feb 06 2015

Families are changing – in size, composition and the support services around them, according to UBC education professor Jennifer Vadeboncoeur. More

In brief: solar-powered slugs, robot scientist, breathing like a girl
Fri Feb 06 2015

Women’s lungs work out harder than men’s during exercise, according to UBC research. More

System fails trans patients: expert
Tue Feb 03 2015

Transgender cancer patients don’t receive adequate care and could have higher mortality rates, a nationwide research project found. More

Women use more oxygen for breathing
Wed Feb 04 2015

Women use more energy when breathing than men because their respiratory muscles require more oxygen, says a new UBC study. More

Alumni UBC’s online project sharing platform supports those making a difference
Mon Feb 02 2015

alumni UBC is calling on members of the UBC community who are making a positive change in the world to tell their stories. More

Goldie Hawn’s mindfulness program makes kids better at maths
Tue Jan 27 2015

A mindfulness program for children resulted in less stress, more optimism, and better math abilities, a UBC study has found. More

Mindfulness exercises improve kids’ math scores
Mon Jan 26 2015

A UBC study shows that children asked to practice mindfulness found their math scores improved. More

Kids get leg up in life with lessons on mindfulness
Mon Jan 26 2015

Children who are taught mindfulness have better chances of success in school and life says UBC professor Dr. Kimberly Schonert-Reichl. More

I stood up for Michael Brown and all I got were these lousy excuses for systemic racism
Thu Dec 04 2014

An EDST grad student's research intersects with police/community relations in the US. More

Ensure all children properly educated
Mon Jan 19 2015

Hans G. Schuetze, UBC professor emeritus comments on a Jan. 12 column published in the Vancouver Sun. More