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German President's visit to UBC highlights clean energy and climate change solutions

| Announcement

UBC Applied Science research is making waves - with the President of Germany visiting UBC to see the practical solutions that Applied Science researchers are developing to address complex challenges like climate change and clean energy.

President Of Women In Engineering Wants To Make Engineering More Inclusive

| Spotlight

Stephanie Quon's journey in engineering and how her co-op has shaped her career.

UBC Okanagan engineering students show off wildfire prevention ideas

Castanet | | Media coverage

On April 12, an engineering showcase at UBC Okanagan featured innovative projects designed to tackle the pressing threat of climate change. 

UBC Engineering adding 338 new domestic student spaces starting in 2024

| Announcement

Starting in fall 2024, UBC Engineering will add 238 spaces in undergraduate chemical, computer, integrated and biomedical engineering at UBC Vancouver. One hundred undergraduate engineering spaces will be added at UBC Okanagan.

UBC to add 778 technology seats with $23M from province

CTV News | | Media coverage

UBC Engineering is adding 338 new domestic seats across the Vancouver and Okanagan campuses. This will increase opportunities for Canadian students, and increase the number of engineers available to work on the grand, twin challenges of climate…

UBCO engineering students tackle threat of climate change, wildfires

Kelowna Capital News | | Media coverage

An engineering showcase at UBCO on April 12 featured innovative projects designed to tackle the pressing threat of climate change and the need for sustainable development. 

BC’s universities in a new global ranking

Daily Hive | | Media coverage

UBC Engineering ranked among the top 25 universities in the world for engineering and technology in the latest QS World University Rankings by Subject.

UBC Okanagan engineering students showcase ingenuity at year-end events

UBC Okanagan News | | Media coverage

Students in the School of Engineering, whether in first or fourth year, are putting the final touches on either their engineering drawing designs or their capstone design projects. First-year students will compete against each other in the final…

Opinion: Carbon pricing is vital but unloved — so let's drop the "tax" misnomer

Edmonton Journal | | Media coverage

Chemical and biological engineering professor Dr. Naoko Ellis, education professor Dr. Derek Gladwin, and environmental economics postdoctoral researcher Dr. Joel Krupa wrote that Canada’s carbon pricing is a good investment. 

The microbiome of mining

The Naked Scientists | | Media coverage

Professor Dr. John Steen (Norman B. Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering; Bradshaw Research Institute for Minerals and Mining) commented on the relationship between microbes and metals. 

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