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UBC experts on 4/20 cannabis events

Annual 4/20 cannabis events take place Friday, with Canada expected to legalize the drug later this year.

UBC experts are available for interviews:

Rielle Capler
PhD candidate, Interdisciplinary studies
Email: rielle@telus.net

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More effective health interventions for immigrant men in Canada

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Will the vehicles of the future be powered by electricity or hydrogen?

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Team develops novel eye drop to treat glaucoma

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Zero-waste mobile phones come closer to reality

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UBC students compete for best SpaceX landing-pad design

Event: Ship-based rocket landing-pad design competition

Date/Time: Wednesday April 18, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Location: Fred Kaiser Building (map), Room 1180, 2332 Main Mall, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1Z4

Parking: Health Sciences Parkade (map), 2250 Health Sciences Mall, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1Z3

Event details: 

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APSC grad student wins award for work on low-cost melanoma detection device

Prateek Mathur, a master’s student in biomedical engineering at UBC, has received the 2017/2018 BC MEDTECH Graduate Award in Biomedical Engineering. Endowed by the BC Medical Devices Association, the award is intended to recognize UBC biomedical engineering graduate students with “an entrepreneurial spirit, an interest in the local biomedical engineering industry and demonstrated leadership and communication skills.”

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Kris Gustavson - Nursing - April 2018

Find out what Kris Gustavson (BSN '86, MSN '01) learned from participating in activities at UBC that had a life long impact and why the variety in her work helps her to love her career. Read more about Kris!

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Donation from L3 MAPPS creates endowed student award for UBC’s Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Program

UBC’s Faculty of Applied Science has received a donation from L3 MAPPS to support students of the UBC Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (NAME) Program. The funds have been used to establish the L3 MAPPS Award in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering.

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Industry-academia partnership prepares shipbuilders of tomorrow

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