From epic journeys to impossible challenges, the UBC community isn’t short of a good story or two. Here are a few that were shared first-hand with Trek readers over the years.
An aid worker describes his experiences during an Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone
Michael Schratter rode his bike around the world to challenge attitudes around mental illness
A stuffed lion with wooden teeth survived a fire and inspired a doctoral thesis
Tetsuro Shigematsu wrote and starred in a one-man play
A student heads for the wilderness armed with a giant net, a plumbing camera, and gallons of bug spray
The stellar story of a precocious youth entrusted with a piece of the Moon