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CHBE Postdoctoral fellow wins $1.6 million Earthshot prize
CHBE Info Session & Movie Night – Oct 22

CHBE Info Session & Movie Night – Oct 22

UBC engineering students are invited to the Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering’s Info Session and Movie Night on Friday, October 22 at 5:30 p.m. Pacific Time in CHBE Room 101. Learn about CHBE undergraduate programs, meet current students and faculty. Afterwards, stick around for the Movie Night, which will include snacks and a draw […]

Distinguished Speaker Seminar Nov 12 – Professor Maura Borrego

Distinguished Speaker Seminar Nov 12 – Professor Maura Borrego

Time & Date: 1:00PM Nov 12, 2021 Location: Zoom Link Passcode: 209579 REDUCING STUDENT RESISTANCE TO ACTIVE LEARNING Abstract Research has shown that active learning promotes student learning and increases retention rates of engineering undergraduates. Yet instructors are reluctant to change their teaching approaches for several reasons, including a fear of student resistance to active […]

CHBE Hall of Fame Award – October 22, 2021

CHBE Hall of Fame Award – October 22, 2021

The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at the University of British Columbia cordially invites you to attend a virtual event celebrating our department and distinguished members of our community. Launched in 2021, the UBC Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering (CHBE) Hall of Fame Award recognizes members of our community who have made exceptional […]

CHBE Graduate Visitation Day: Feb. 11, 2022

CHBE Graduate Visitation Day: Feb. 11, 2022

The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering is hosting a Visitation Day for graduate students on February 11, 2022. Visitation Day is a great opportunity to meet prospective supervisors, chat with current students, participate in a range of tours and research discussions – find out what it’s really like to be a graduate student in […]

New UBC Bioenergy Facility Set to Pave Way for Carbon-negative Future
2021 Virtual Graduate Fair

2021 Virtual Graduate Fair

The Canadian Graduate Engineering Consortium (CGEC) is hosting a virtual graduate fair on Oct 7, 2021. Students attending the event will be able to meet faculty, admissions experts, and students at Canada’s top graduate engineering schools. If you interested in pursuing graduate studies in Chemical and Biological Engineering, come see the CHBE presentations at 10 […]

UBC Climate Change Research Symposium

UBC Climate Change Research Symposium

UBC is holding a Climate Change Research Symposium on October 13 and 14, 2021. It will bring together, virtually, climate researchers from multiple faculties on our Vancouver and Okanagan campuses. While UBC is a recognized leader in climate change research, there is limited connectivity between the clusters of relevant research activity across the many faculties […]

2021 Winter Session: Welcome Back!

2021 Winter Session: Welcome Back!

On behalf of the entire team at CHBE, we are so excited to welcome you back to the 2021 Winter Session! As always, we are dedicated to supporting your academic journey. Listed below are some important events and resources that can enhance your academic experience in the Department.  Imagine Day 2021 – Sep 7 Take […]

Dr. Jane Hill Makes the “Breath Biopsy” a Reality