Dr. Spiro Yannacopoulos Award recipient seeks to leave lasting impact
By Sam Charles on December 6, 2021
Second-year mechanical engineering student, Ashish Giri is the 2021recipient of the Dr. Spiro Yannacopoulos International Engineering Student Memorial Award
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Alum returns to support international students
By Sam Charles on October 13, 2021
The School of Engineering welcomes back alum Joses Akampurira to the Academic Services team where he will support international students and lead recruitment activities for UBC Okanagan’s engineering programs.
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Global initiative seeks to establish cooling hubs in urban areas
By Sam Charles on September 1, 2021
School of Engineering researcher among international collaboration to address extreme heat events in urban environments.
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UBC collaborates with other global institutions to track COVID travel patterns
By Sam Charles on December 15, 2020
UBC researchers at the School of Engineering are working with the University of Auckland and Wayne State University to explore changes to the way we work, study, and travel as a result of COVID.
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By Sam Charles on December 5, 2017
Dwayne Tannant, professor of civil and geotechnical engineering, has collaborated with researchers from nearly every continent. As a professor, he has supervised graduate students from around the World.
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