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Community Service Learning

Community Service Learning

Four 4th-year students (Heather Kempthorne, Wendy Cheng, Cherie Tan and Anastasia Gumelia) win the E-Fest 2012 Community Service Learning (CSL) Award for their outstanding contributions to community development while undertaking their 4th year problem based laboratory. The project relates to the development of a method to monitor carbon sequestration by eelgrass (photo). The Comox Project […]

CHBE Professional Development Seminar

CHBE Grad Club successfully held another CHBE Professional Development Seminar with Dr. David Wilkinson as the speaker on February 28. Dr. Wilkinson gave an excellent talk on career development titled as “Unexpected Passages and Connections”. Dr. Wilkinson was a competitive athlete when he was young and then he made tough decision to transit to science. […]

UBC hosts AIT students

UBC hosts AIT students

On March 1st, four students from AIT arrived at the UBC campus. While their school recovers from floods suffered in 2011, these graduate students will continue their research work with the help of Dr. Peter Englezos and Dr. Mark Martinez from our department, as well as Dr. James Olson in Mechanical Engineering. The Dean’s office, […]