|Registration for Bonspiel 2018 coming soon!||Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 4:53pm||
Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 botany bonspiel competition- 'The Phycoholics' !
|Ocean Predator||Friday, November 25, 2016 - 4:16pm||
UBC Researchers led by Patrick Keeling and postdocs Javier del Campo, Ryan Gawryluk, Noriko Okamoto, and Jurgen Strassert discover a k
|2016 Emeriti Lunch||Friday, October 28, 2016 - 11:28am||
2016 Botany Emeriti Lunch was hold at UBC Botanical Garden.
|Loren Rieseberg - University Killam Professor||Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 1:08am||
An extraordinary teacher who encourages their students to pursue excellence. An internationally recognized leader in their academic field. An exceptional researcher whose accomplishments have had a
|Federal, provincial investments set to renew UBC's life sciences teaching labs||Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 8:19am|
|Remembering Professor Carl Douglas||Friday, July 29, 2016 - 12:57pm||
Professor Carl Douglas passed away tragically on Monday, July 25, 2016 in a climbing accident. Professor Douglas was a faculty member in the Department of Botany from 1987-2016.
|Carl Douglas has won, ‘The David J. Gifford Award’||Monday, June 27, 2016 - 12:30pm||
Carl Douglas has won, ‘The David J. Gifford Award’ in Tree Biology from the Canadian Society of Plant Biologists.
|Fanscination of Plants Day||Friday, June 17, 2016 - 12:52pm||
Santokh Singh led this initiative along with Jarnail Chandi, Olivera Gavric and student volunteers for “Fascination of Plants Day”.
|UBC Chemistry and Botany Welcome New Heads||Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 11:16am||
Congratulations to UBC researchers Michael Wolf and Sean Graham, who will lead the departments of Chemistry and Botany, respectively, starting July 1, 2016.
|Professor Wayne Maddison and Brother Professor David Maddison Receive President's Award||Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 11:13am||
Congratulations to Professor and CRC1 Wayne Maddison (Botany/Zoology) and his brother Professor David Maddison (Oregon State University), who will be awarded the President’s Award for Lifetime Achi
|John Gourlay wins 2016 Faculty of Science Excellence Service Award||Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 10:04am||
Botany's John Gourlay won a 2016 Faculty of Science Excellence in Service Award.
|Janet Stein Taylor passed away||Wednesday, January 20, 2016 - 11:41pm||
Sad news from Professor emeritus of Botany Iain Taylor regarding Janet Stein:
|Walter H. Lewis Award in Plant Biodiversity||Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 3:09pm||
The Botany Department and the UBC Herbarium are pleased to announce the inaugural competition for the Walter H. Lewis Award in Plant Biodiversity.
|Botanists conduct first large-scale genetic study of marijuana, hemp||Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 12:16pm||
A study by Canadian researchers is providing a clearer picture of the evolutionary history and genetic organization of cannabis, a step that could have agricultural, medical and legal implication
|Philippe Tortell appointed Peter Wall Scholar for 2015-2016||Friday, May 15, 2015 - 9:24am||
Philippe Tortell is one of the 12 faculty members appointed a Peter Wall Scholar for 2015-2016. During his year in residence at the Peter Wall Institute, Dr.
|Laura Wegener Parfrey; Awarded Young Investigator Grant||Friday, April 24, 2015 - 10:33am||
Botany and zoology professor receives Young Investigator Grant
|Shona Ellis- recipient of the Margaret Fulton Award||Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 9:32am||
Congratulations to Shona Ellis; recipient of the Margaret Fulton Award!
|Botany 3-minute thesis heat||Friday, February 27, 2015 - 10:15am||
Botany graduate students explained their dissertation work and its impact in precisely three minutes to an enthusiastic audience.
|Ocean Protists’ Impact||Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 8:52am||
Patrick Keeling, along with CIFAR colleague Alexandra Worden and several U.S.
|2015 Botany Curling Pictures||Monday, February 2, 2015 - 10:25am||
Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 Botany Curling competition. The Ice Breakers- (George Haughn, Ljerka Kunst, Lebby Balakshin and Mike Balakshin)
|Mathias Schuetz - Science Achievement Award||Friday, January 23, 2015 - 12:20pm||
Congratulations to Mathias Schuetz (Samuels Lab)! Mathias has been awarded a Faculty of Science Achievement Award for Service in 2014.
|Botany Internal Website||Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 11:27pm||
The Botany Internal Website is up and running now. This website is restricted to authenticated users for Botany internal business.
|Annual Botany Bonspiel||Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:40am||
SIGN UP YOUR TEAM FOR OUR ANNUAL BOTANY BONSPIEL, CURLING ‘FRIENDLY- NO EXPERIENCE-NEEDED’ COMPETITION!!
To sign up see: Isabel Ferens- room 3529, Botany Office; ext. 2-8524.
|New Botany Website||Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 12:28am||
The Department of Botany has launched its new website, which is a major facelift of the old one.
|Brook Moyers and Caitlin Donnelly Recipients of the Biology Graduate Student Teaching Award||Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 1:49pm||
The committee for the Biology Graduate Student Teaching Award are excited to congratulate the 2013/14 recipients:
|BGSA Halloween Bake Sale||Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 1:13pm||
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|Cover of The Plant Cell for Ryan Eng and Geoffrey Wasteneys||Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 12:48pm|
|Graduate Student Awards 2013-2015||Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 11:48am||
2013-2014 Frances Chave Memorial Graduate Scholarship in Botany