April 2011

March 2011


Tasktop wins Small Business BC Award

Co-founders Mik Kersten and UBC Computer Science Professor Gail Murphy provide task-focused interface technology for the computer programming industry. Tasktop…

New Website!

Our much-awaited website is now live! Thanks to the Communications Committee and all of our tech and admin staff for the hard work in putting together the move…
Girlsmart Workshop, 2011

Girlsmarts Workshops a Phenomenal Success

Held on January 29 and February 5, the 2011 Girlsmarts workshops for Grade 6 girls were a phenomenal success. Coordinators Sarah Rastkar and James Lo led a team…

Zite and LCI Make the News

The last two days have been very exciting for professors Kevin Leyton-Brown and Nando de Freitas. Worio, under the lead of LCI graduate Mike Klaas (CTO) and UBC…

February 2011

January 2011

CS Prof Dr. Robert Bridson

'Lights, camera, simulation'

CS's Christopher Batty and Prof. Robert Bridson's paper Computational Physics in Film was published in December 2010's edition of Science. (Full version…

December 2010

ACM ICPC World Finals 2009 in Stockholm, Sweden

UBC's ACM Team Places 4th at Regionals

Every year, the ACM ICPC draws students from over 1,800 universities around the world to rack their brains in intense, mind-twisting competition. For six out of…