Published stories

2021

Amazon Scholar Alla Sheffer uses computer graphics to drive improvements in garment sizing and fitting  Amazon Science, February 24, 2021

2020

30 Women in Robotics you Need to Know About - Robohub, October 13, 2020

Gamemakers Inject AI to Develop More Lifelike Characters - Wired Magazine,  May 27, 2020

UBC grads create app for small businesses struggling during COVID-19 - BC Business, May 15, 2020

Vancouver radiologists and UBC students build database of COVID-19-affected lung images - The Kingston Whig Standard, April 22, 2020

https://vancouversun.com/news/local-news/covid-19-ubc-researchers-propose-potential-roadmap-to-ease-restrictions-fight-pandemic - Vancouver Sun - April 2, 2020

Huawei spends millions at Canadian university, but some professors fear US crackdown - South China Morning Post, January 8, 2020

The Best Schools for Computer Science in Canada 2020"- University Magazine, January 6, 2020

 

2019

Rogers launches its first 5G Smart Campus in Canada at UBC" - IT World Canada, November 6, 2019

UBC ranks 9th in North America for scientific impact - DH - May 22, 2019

Etalumis 'reverses' simulations to reveal new science - Phys Org, November 13, 2019

Norm Francis: an interview with a Canadian software pioneer" - CANTECH Letter, October 6, 2019

https://www.bcbusiness.ca/Entrepreneur-Of-The-Year-2019-Environmental-Products--Services - BC Business - Oct. 3, 2019

New app helps drivers answer 'Is the Massey Tunnel Okay? - Vanoucverisawesome.com, September 5, 2019

https://dailyhive.com/vancouver/vancouver-carpool-rideshare-eu-self-driving-transport-project-2019 - Daily Hive, Jan 7, 2019

 

2018

https://betakit.com/vector-institute-adds-five-new-faculty-members/ - BetaKit, De3c. 3, 2018

Five UBC students awarded prestigious Women in Technology Scholarships - The Georgia Straight, November 22, 2018

https://www.bctechnology.com/news/2018/5/24/UBC-Computer-Scientists-Turn-Amazon-Alexa-Into-a-Tool-for-Software-Engineers.cfm -   TNet - May 24, 2018

https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/empowered-startups-forms-research-partnership-with-ubc-to-further-human-computer-interactions-683362001.html - Cision, May 22, 2018

 

2017


https://dailyhive.com/vancouver/early-google-investor-donates-7-5-million-ubc-computer-science - Daily Hive News, Dec. 19, 2017

UBC recruits computer scientist from Harvard - Vancouver Courier, December 5, 2017

https://www.newyorker.com/tech/annals-of-technology/go-ahead-interrupt-my-day - The New Yorker, May 5, 2017

2016

https://www.macleans.ca/education/unirankings/best-computer-science-universities-in-canada-2017-ranking/#gallery/best-computer-science-universities-in-canada-2017-ranking/slide-19 - Maclean's - Oct. 31, 2016

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/ubc-students-win-25-000-euros-at-international-tech-competition-1.3604451 - CBC, May 30, 2016

2013

http://www.vancouversun.com/Free+online+courses+shake+world+post+secondary+education/9119470/story.html - The Vancouver Sun, November, 2013