Humanities

Humanities

Words written on two hands held in the air at protest
One underappreciated impact of global heating is its influence on language itself.
AI image of woman wearing VR goggles with images swirling around head
A first-of-its-kind study that links aversion to AI art with speciesism and anthropocentrism.
Two students in a class building
UBC’s School of Architecture + Landscape Architecture (SALA) co-leads exhibit highlighting
Man walks in front of screen and behind Google logo
Recent events have marked a powerful inflection point in Canadian journalism.
Six women on graduation stage in university regalia
Nsyilxcn Language Fluency students embraced the opportunity of a lifetime.
Robot reading book in front of chalkboard
Rather than fearing AI, some UBC professors integrating it into their courses.
Wide-angle shot of the main exhibit space at the Chinatown Storytelling Centre
A new space in Vancouver’s Chinatown is enabling inclusive — and transformative — storytelling.
A UBC student waters a garden outside the Museum of Vancouver on a sunny day
How UBC ACRE is centering the voices, experiences, and expertise of Asian Canadian communities.
Speaker Dr. Azim Shariff stands on stage before audience in front of a TED sign
People attach moral value to hard work — Dr. Azim Shariff calls it “effort moralization.”
Hogwarts Legacy game displayed on smartphone beside game controller
Online debates arose about anti-Semitic imagery and content in this Harry Potter game.