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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

UBC Engineering students set to launch ‘sailbot’ to Hawaii

Aug 26, 2022 | Announcement

Built and developed by passionate students from the UBC Sailbot engineering design team, Raye will navigate and sail 2,308 nautical miles (4,274 km) across the Pacific Ocean, without a human crew.

UBC Indigenous Strategic Plan funding sees student projects get off the ground

India Education Diary | Aug 23, 2022 | Media coverage

Student recipients of the Indigenous Strategic Initiatives Fund can now start implementing their proposed Indigenous-focused, student-led projects with the backing of university funding, including creating professional opportunities for Indigenous…

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