Gela Struch and Lena Karlstrom Among Top 5% of Instructors in Arts

Lena Karlström and Angelika (Gela) Struch received letters of recognition from the Dean of Arts, congratulating them for being among the top 5% of instructors in the Faculty of Arts in 2013/14. Gela is our first-year German language coordinator, and Lena is our Swedish instructor and teaches the very popular course SCAN 336 on Scandinavian […]

UBC Faculty vs. UBC Women’s Soccer: A Charity Event

Faculty members from CENES, English, Sauder School of Business, Occupational Science & Therapy, Political Science, Sociology, Microbiology & Immunology and History will face off with the UBC Women’s Soccer team on Wednesday April 9th at 12:30pm. Proceeds will go to the Vancouver Street Soccer League, a not-for-profit organization that reaches out to young people in […]

Ukraine in Crisis – BARtalk with UBC Professors

BARtalk: Ukraine in Crisis – UBC Professors Answer Your Questions THURSDAY, March 13TH, 6:00-7:30PM, in the Gallery Lounge at UBC In light of recent events in Ukraine, UBC’s Terry Project is dedicating its next BARtalk event to this conflict in the heart of Europe (see full announcement here). Join Dr. Arjun Chowdhury, Dr. Kurt Hübner […]

Response from Slavic Faculty Members to Violence in Ukraine

According to CBC News, at least 25 are dead and 241 injured in the latest violent clashes in Ukraine’s political crisis. The Slavic faculty members of the Department of CENES are deeply saddened by the sharp escalation of violence in Kiev which can be blamed on the government, which has failed to respond to the demands […]