Vancouver, Calgary and Sochi. Beijing, London and Rio. How does an Olympic host city fare after the fanfare fades and the stars and their adoring crowds go home? It’s a question that has fascinated Canadian long-track speed skating champion Christine Nesbitt for years.
An investment from the Province of British Columbia will create 624 undergraduate spaces for domestic students at UBC’s Vancouver campus for biomedical engineering, computer science, and manufacturing engineering programs to meet growing demand for talent in B.C.’s technology sector.
The fourth annual Winter Classic has massive playoff implications as the UBC Thunderbirds (10-9-1) host the Lethbridge Pronghorns (8-10-2) Friday, January 19 at the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre.