News and Events

May 24, 2018

“Introduction to Pulp and Paper Technology” course – Photo Gallery

The Advanced Papermaking Initiative (API) conducted its annual 3-day introductory course designed to give an insightful understanding of the chemistry and technology in pulp and paper processing, how it influences decision-making and energy reduction, and the future of green engineering. Our course is held in spring each year, and our professors volunteer to share their […]
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February 16, 2018

James is Dean

Dr. James Olson is the new Dean of the Faculty of Applied Science.
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December 20, 2017

PPC Early Years

Book release of PPC Early Years by Richard J. Kerekes.
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July 25, 2017

Community Outreach at Vancouver Folk Music Festival

Researchers from UBC's Pulp and Paper Centre volunteered at the Vancouver Folk Music Festival in Jericho Park to demonstrate paper-making techniques to a host of interested children.
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June 30, 2017

Canada Day edition of Pulp Digest

The latest edition of Pulp Digest celebrates Canada's 150 years with stories and achievements of PPC's faculty, researchers and staff.
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June 13, 2017

UBC graduate researchers showcase projects at PACWest 2017

Six of UBC's graduate, doctoral and post-doc researchers in Chemical and Mechanical Engineering presented their original studies and results of their projects at PACWest's UBC Student Session in Whistler.
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May 1, 2017

API Course “Introduction to Pulp and Paper Technology”

The Advanced Papermaking Institute conducted its "Introduction to Pulp and Paper Technology" course from April 26 to 28. Attendees grouped together for a photo at the end of the course.
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April 19, 2017

Leadership is innovation and humility is confidence

Hear from industry trailblazers about their personal take on leadership.
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March 14, 2017

New grads and co-ops drive talent development in B.C.’s tech sector

Premier Christy Clark announced a significant increase in the number of tech-related grads throughout the province to drive tech talent development and support continued growth in British Columbia’s thriving technology sector.
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February 14, 2017

Former PPC Director awarded NSERC Synergy Award for Innovation

Guy Dumont and Lionsgate Technologies partnered to develop the Kenek O2, a small, easy-to-use diagnostic tool that connects to the audio port on your mobile.
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