Celebrating UBC Applied Science


On March 30, 2017, Applied Science faculty members, staff, alumni, and friends gathered in the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre to celebrate faculty-related achievements in nursing, planning, architecture and engineering. 

Sipping drinks in a decked-out Jack Poole Hall, guests mixed, mingled and were treated to some inspiring words from Dean Marc Parlange, who reminded attendees of the faculty’s long history at UBC (it has been here from the very beginning) and praised the diversity of its people and activities. 

Computer engineering associate prof wins Margaret Fulton Award


On March 6, 2017, Electrical and Computer Engineering Associate Professor Sathish Gopalakrishnan, P.Eng., received the Margaret Fulton Award. This award recognizes outstanding individuals who make exceptional contributions to the student experience at UBC, Vancouver, in honour of Margaret Fulton's devotion to education access and student development. Fulton was UBC's Dean of Women and University President of Mount Saint Vincent University.