Humanities

Humanities

"Bacchanal of the Andrians" by Titian
Alcohol is harmful to the human body, so why has evolution allowed our taste for intoxicants to...
Headshot of Sandra Fox
Fox’s desire to help her fellow Indigenous students was recognized at UBC's recent graduation...
People walking down a hallway. Graphics with copy overlaid over image, with statements like "Are you okay?" and "What's going on?"
You can do more than you might think.
Three students walking outside on UBC Vancouver campus.
UBC students find ways to tackle global issues despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
Overhead shot of a person taking a lie detector test
Eventually, it becomes hard to distinguish between fact or fiction.
Alison Conway
How the women of UBC Okanagan are challenging stereotypes, shifting power paradigms and working...
Women feel better when they work with other women
The #metoo movement has brought the widespread sexual harassment experienced by women in the...
Loujain al-Hathloul before her arrest
After more than 1,000 days in prison, Saudi activist and Nobel Peace Prize nominee Loujain...
The Monument to the People's Heroes and the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Credit: Jorge Láscar/Flickr
China has long been the target of human rights activists, but a UBC law professor is now arguing...
SyrianApp
App allows people to literally walk through the experiences of Syrian refugees to gain a better...