Student Experience

UBC Engineering: A program so nice, I joined it twice

Nov 24, 2022 | Spotlight

I graduated from UBC’s Chemical and Biological Engineering undergraduate program in 2020. I loved my time in the department so much that I ended up staying for an additional two years to complete my Master's. My Master's research focused…

Two UBC alumni receive 2022 McEwen Family Teacher Recognition Award

Oct 21, 2022 | Announcement

Todd Ablett, a teacher of competitive robotics at West Vancouver Secondary School, and Joe Muise, a science teacher at St. Thomas More Collegiate, are being honoured with the 2022 McEwen Family Teacher Recognition Award by UBC Applied Science.

UBC-based nonprofit MEDIC Foundation cuts into the heart of chronic conditions

BC Business | Sep 15, 2022 | Media coverage

UBC Biomedical Engineering undergraduate students Anjali Menon and Madhini Vigneswaran discuss their nonprofit, MEDIC Foundation, which aims to make treatment for people diagnosed with chronic conditions more accessible and convenient.

Three Schulich Leaders join UBC Applied Science

Sep 15, 2022 | Announcement

Three recipients of the 2022 Schulich Leader Scholarship — Sarthak Tyagi, Monorama Joshi, and Ethan Chan — have joined UBC Engineering.

UBC engineering students’ aircraft model features BC wood in international competition

Sep 14, 2022 | Announcement

UBC AeroDesign engineering students' latest aircraft model features BC-grown Sitka spruce, a more sustainable engineering design solution developed with support from UBC Faculty of Forestry.

Incoming UBC student wins $30K Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship

Sep 08, 2022 | Announcement

Sidana is now beginning his first year as an Applied Science student at UBC, after graduating from David Thompson Secondary. The Amazon Future Engineer scholarship program supports graduating high school students from underserved and…

Bacteria-based batteries? UBC engineering design teams offer students chance to innovate

Sep 02, 2022 | Announcement

Students in UBC Rocket collaborated to create a new type of fuel cell. UBC Rocket is one of over 30 engineering design teams that students can join.

BC to Hawaii: UBC students launching fully-autonomous sailboat on epic maiden voyage

Victoria News | Aug 31, 2022 | Media coverage

An autonomous, solar-powered sailboat named Raye developed by team of UBC engineering students will set sail for Hawaii in September.

Creating UBC's very own Spiderman

Aug 29, 2022 | Spotlight

Year: 3rd Year Chat with Russell

Learning to welcome change: One massive change at a time

Aug 29, 2022 | Spotlight

Year: 3rd Year Chat with Hannah

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