Family Ties: Connecting Food and Learning at Home

Webinar - Family Ties: Connecting Food and Learning at Home

Join the UBC Faculty of Education and Faculty of Land and Food Systems in a delicious discussion on the kitchen as the classroom. Discover methods for inspiring children to learn about nutrition, science, history, and community through the unifying power of food.

Education, Innovation & Entrepreneurship: Creative Solutions for Today’s Educational Needs

Education, Innovation & Entrepreneurship: Creative Solutions for Today’s Educational Needs

Canadian business leader and newest “dragon” from CBC’s hit show Dragon’s Den, Lane Merrifield, is one of Canada’s leading entrepreneurs rethinking how technology can better serve Canadian students and how innovation and entrepreneurship can drive much needed change in our education system. Hear from Lane Merrifield and Santa J. Ono, UBC’s President and Vice-Chancellor, in… Read more

A Conversation with Dr. Bonnie Henry: How the Invisible Infrastructure of Public Health Offers Hope in a Pandemic

Dr. Bonnie Henry, British Columbia’s Provincial Health Officer and Clinical Associate Professor at UBC, has been a trusted public presence throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. She has delivered daily updates and level-headed leadership, reassuring public concerns and demonstrating her vast experience as a public health expert who has been at the forefront of the Ebola and… Read more

Virtual cooking class in partnership with Fresh Prep

Virtual Cooking Class with alumni UBC Partner Fresh Prep

Are you tired of eating the same meals every day or simply looking to learn a new cooking skill? On May 21, 2020, UBC alumni joined Fresh Prep Co-CEO, Becky Brauer, as she guided us step-by-step through preparing a gourmet meal. Watch the recording to take your cooking to the next level and cook alongside… Read more

Protecting the health of our seniors during the COVID-19 pandemic

Protecting the health of our seniors during the COVID-19 pandemic

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, seniors have been identified as one of the groups most vulnerable to the virus. In response, special care has been taken to protect them from potential infection. Society-wide measures, including widespread physical distancing and instituting “seniors’ hours” in grocery stores, have been designed, in large part, to protect… Read more

Family Matters: Effective Ways to Learn from Home

Webinar - Family Matters: Effective Ways to Learn from Home

On April 22, 2020, UBC experts from the Faculty of Arts and Faculty of Education participated in the third webinar in our COVID-19 series. They discussed ways to support families navigating the complexities of living, working, and learning from home during the COVID-19 pandemic.

UBC-led study gives hope for COVID-19 treatment

Webinar: UBC-led study that gives hope for COVID-19 treatment

On April 8, 2020, Dr. Josef Penninger participated in our second COVID-19 webinar and shared insights into this cutting-edge research and the hope it offers in the global fight against the virus.