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 June 24, 1981
Volume 27, Number 13
Happy birthday to us ... . Members of the Student Health Services staff
recently celebrated the first 'birthday' of their move to new quarters in the acute
care unit of the Health Sciences Centre Hospital. Over 90 students, faculty and
hospital staff members came in for a cup of coffee and some cake during the
afternoon. Gathering around to cut the cake are Student Health Services staff
members: from left to right, Mary Steel, Kathy Brand, Maureen Narayan,
Audrey Fell, Santosh Sahai, Dr. C. Brumwell and Vera Gilder.
Assistant registrar retires
Agreement reached
on Discovery Park
More than 100 friends and
colleagues of UBC's assistant registrar,
Edith Allen, gathered in the Graduate
Student Centre Thursday (June 18) for
a reception in honor of her retirement.
A print by retired UBC artist Sam
Black and other gifts were presented
to Mrs. Allen by Registrar Ken Young.
Mrs. Allen joined UBC in May,
1953, as a stenographer II and was
promoted to administrative assistant in
July, 1964, and to supervisor of
admissions in 1967. In 1970 she was
appointed assistant registrar for the
Throughout most of her career at
UBC, Mrs. Allen was responsible for
the admission of foreign students and
the evaluation of credentials awarded
by foreign institutions.
Succeeding Mrs. Allen as assistant
registrar is Peter Hennessy, who
assumes his new duties July 1.
Mr. Hennessy is no stranger to the
I    UBC Registrar's Office. He served as
an admissions officer in 1979 and 1980
and returned to UBC as senior
admissions officer in November, 1980,
after spending three months in a
similar post at Simon Fraser
Discovery Park UBC became a fact
last week when the University and the
Discovery Foundation signed a lease
that establishes a 56-acre research
park at the southeast corner of the
President Douglas Kenny said, "The
University welcomes the initiatives of
the Government of British Columbia
in advancing opportunities for
research in the province. We see it as
a great opportunity for this University
to help establish British Columbia in
the forefront of technology for the
year 2000 and beyond.
"Central to the lease is a set of
development criteria designed to
ensure that Discovery Park is
developed and occupied in a manner
consistent with the University's goals
for research, as well as those of British
Columbia and Canada," Dr. Kenny
"The lengthy negotiations leading to
the agreement have taken full note of
University concerns as well as those
expressed by the wider community."
Dr. Kenny said the agreement calls
for tenants to emphasize the
development of advanced technology
related to the expertise of UBC faculty
members. Other important objectives
include contributing to Canadian
technological developments,
particularly with respect to B.C.; the
enhancement of educational programs
for students, particularly at the
graduate level; and the fostering of
collaborative research among
government, industry and the
"UBC offers one of the greatest
collections of brainpower in this
country and the possibilities for
bringing this talent to bear on the
development of high technology
industry in our province are
tremendously exciting," he said.
"Discovery Park UBC will definitely
attract more research in science and
high technology to the University."
Dr. Kenny said UBC has been
closely involved in helping the
province develop its present economy
based on the exploitation of natural
resources. To cite one example, he
said, UBC graduates have discovered
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Computer from
Lornex adds
new dimension
Lornex Mining Corporation has
donated a Fox 2/30 computer system to
the Department of Mining and Mineral
Process Engineering at UBC.
Lornex used the computer at its
Highland Valley mine and it was given to
UBC by Lome H. Hunter, Lornex vice-
president and general manager of the
Highland Valley operation. The
computer will be used at UBC in the
teaching of principles of supervisory
control systems in mineral processes.
Lornex secretary C.W. Burge said the
company hoped the gift would encourage
students to study mining and mineral
processing and that the well-being of the
industry as a whole would be furthered.
Andy Mular, a professor in UBC's
Department of Mining and Mineral
Process Engineering, said the computer
will enable the department to initiate a
lab section for a fourth-year course which
deals with the application of automatic
control to mineral processing.
"Until now, it's been solely a lecture
course because we just didn't have the
equipment to set up a lab. Now that we
have the computer we will be able to put
together a lab section which will
hopefully be offered in the 1982-83
academic year," said Prof. Mular.
Prof. Mular said the computer system
will also be incorporated into graduate
research projects to study new control
strategies involving mineral processing
circuits unique to B.C.
UBC color film earns two awards
A 20-minute color film produced by
UBC's Department of Information
Services has earned two awards, one
national and one international.
The film, A University Is, received
an Award of Excellence from the
Canadian Public Relations Society for
its "high quality in design and
The Council for Advancement and
Support of Education (CASE), which
has its headquarters in Washington,
DC, gave A University Is a Special
Merit Award.
Although the setting for the film is
UBC, the University is identified by
name only in the credits at the end.
The film shows the many and varied
aspects of a student's life at a
university — in the classroom, in
residence, on field trips, watching
football, swimming, etc.
The 16 mm film opens and closes
with shots of spring congregation at
Executive producer of A University
Is was Brant Ducey, director of
Information Services. Peter
Thompson, UBC's community
relations officer, was production
The film has been well received by
secondary school students and other
audiences throughout the province.
To enquire about use of the film,
contact UBC Information Services at
228-3131. UBC Reports June 24, 1981
Orientation program
set for summer
More than 1,000 students who will
begin their academic studies in
September will get an advance look at
the UBC campus and its facilities in
July and August under an orientation
program run by the Student
Counselling and Resource Centre.
The program gets under way July 7
with full-day sessions from 9:30 a.m.
to 4:30 p.m. until July 16, when half-
day sessions will take place daily for
the remainder of the summer at 2:00
and 7:00 p.m.
Special weekend programs, which
give incoming students an opportunity
to stay in residence and have an
introduction to UBC life, are designed
for out-of-towners. Weekend programs
commence July 11, 18 and 25 and
Aug. 1, 8, 15 and 22.
Cost to the students is $5 for the
daytime program and $25 for the
weekend program, which covers the
cost of room and meals. Last year,
nearly 950 students attended the
During the sessions, new students
have an opportunity to meet students
already registered at UBC, talk with
faculty members, tour the campus and
participate in workshops on such
topics as study habits, campus
residence life and involvement in
student activities.
The Student Counselling and
Resource Centre has also scheduled
two orientation programs for the
parents of new students on Aug. 1 and
29. Parents will have the opportunity
to meet faculty and counselling staff
and to raise concerns and ask
questions about UBC. A $5 charge
includes lunch.
Counsellor Jim Jamieson directs the
program sponsored by the Student
Counselling and Resource Centre, the
Alma Mater Society and UBC
faculties. For further information, call
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mineral resources in the province
worth billions of dollars.
"The University now is looking
forward to helping the province enter
a new phase of its economic life by
assisting in creating an economy that
is based more on knowledge than on
the abundance of nature," Dr. Kenny
The province, through Discovery
Foundation, has four research parks.
The other three are at Simon Fraser
University, the University of Victoria
and on government land adjacent to
the B.C. Institute of Technology.
The Discovery Foundation is a nonprofit society organized by the
provincial government to stimulate
research into science and technology.
Its subsidiary, Discovery Parks
Incorporated, will operate the four
research parks.
Discovery Park UBC is bounded by
16th Avenue on the north, the
TRIUMF cyclotron project to the
south, Wesbrook Mall on the west and
the University's boundary with the
University Endowment Lands on the
east. The area is totally UBC property.
President Kenny said the agreement
extends UBC's co-operative research
with industry. A significant amount of
UBC research is commissioned by
industries across Canada and some
organizations have already established
their own research efforts on campus.
These include B.C. Research;
Agriculture Canada; the privately-
owned Forintek, previously operated
by the federal government; Pulp and
Paper Research Institute of Canada;
federal Department of the
Environment, Fisheries and Oceans;
Canadian Wildlife Service; fisheries
research group of the provincial Fish
and Wildlife Branch; and TRIUMF.
UBC receives a total of more than
$30 million in research funds from a
variety of sources and the amount
increases significantly each year. This
amount is the second largest received
by more than 50 universities in
President Kenny said UBC's
expertise could attract research in a
number of particular areas.
In medicine a promising area is
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biotechnology which can mass produce
at low cost such biological chemicals
as insulin. Other research could
involve biomedical engineering devices
such as artificial heart valves,
automated wheel chairs, artificial arms
and legs, and safety and personal
health monitoring devices for use in
hospital operating rooms which
require high illumination at low
Pharmaceutical research could
develop radioisotopes. TRIUMF will
soon begin the manufacture of
radioisotopes for the commercial
medical market under an agreement
with the University and Atomic Energy
of Canada Ltd.
In engineering, UBC's Coal
Research Centre will attract industrial
research into new uses for coal. This
work could stimulate associated coal
research at Discovery Park UBC.
Other engineering research could
include precision machine tool
technology for automated
manufacturing as well as research into
microprocessors and integrated
New agricultural products could be
developed. So could "fine" chemicals,
extremely high quality laboratory
chemicals used in industry, hospital
and university laboratories. Such
products are not as yet manufactured
in Western Canada.
Robert Smith
UBC Alumni
new president
Robert J. Smith, former manager of
UBC's Bookstore, has been installed as
the new president of the UBC Alumni
Mr. Smith, who succeeds W.A.
(Art) Stevenson, president in 1980-81,
is a UBC Commerce graduate who
earned his bachelor's degree in 1968
and his Master of Business
Administration degree in 1971. He has
been an active member of the
association for many years, serving on
numerous committees including the
Commerce alumni executive and the
branches committee.
He completed two terms as treasurer
prior to being elected vice-president
last year. He is now deputy director of
the Cancer Control Agency of British
Two other executive positions were
filled by acclamation. The new vice-
president is Grant Burnyeat, LLB'73,
a Vancouver lawyer and member of
UBC's Senate. (Under the association's
constitution he will automatically
assume the presidency in 1982). A
consulting engineer, Dr. Harold
Halvorson, BA'55, MSc '56, PhD '66,
is the new treasurer.
Six new members-at-large also took
office at the meeting:  William S.
Armstrong, BCom '58, LLB '59; John
R. Henderson, BCom '77; Robert F.
Osborne, BA '33, BEd '48; Gary B.
Sutherland, BCom '64; Jo Ann
Hinchliffe, BA '74; Joanne R. Ricci,
BSN '75, MSN '77. They will serve
two-year terms.
Faculty members wishing more
information about the following
research grants should consult the
Research Administration Grant
Deadlines circular which is available in
departmental and faculty offices. If
further information is required, call
228-3652 (external grants) or 228-5583
(internal grants).
Aug. 1
• Distilled Spirits Council of U.S.
Grants-in-Aid for Research.
• March of Dimes Birth Defects
Foundation (U.S.) Clinical Research
— Human Birth Defects.
• Medical Research Council of
Canada INSRM/MRC Exchange.
• World Wildlife Fund (Canada)
General Research Grant.
Aug. 7
• Fitness and Amateur Sport Canada
Fitness Survey.
Aug. 8
• Canadian Foundation for Ileitis and
Colitis Research Training
Fellowship (Ontario).
Aug. 15
• North Atlantic Treaty Organization
International Collaborative
Research grant.
• Secretary of State Canadian Ethnic
Studies Program: Professorships.
• Secretary of State Canadian Ethnic
Studies: Research grant.
• Sugar Association, Inc. Research
Aug. 31
• Association of Commonwealth
Universities Staffing Assistance to
Developing Universities.
• Australian Institute of Nuclear
Science and Eng. AINSE Research
• North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Human Factors Program.
• North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Joint Programs: Human Factors
and Systems Science.
• North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Systems Science Program.
• Spencer, Chris Foundation grants.
The deadlines listed are agency
Caswell appointed Fine Arts head
Dr. James O. Caswell, an expert on
the history of Chinese art, has been
appointed head of the Department of
Fine Arts at the University of B.C.
A UBC faculty member for 10
years, Dr. Caswell has been acting
head of the fine arts department since
1979 following the resignation of Prof.
George Knox, who has remained at
Dr. Caswell, 44, is a graduate of the
University of Michigan, where he was
awarded the degree of Bachelor of
Arts in anthropology and sociology in
1959. Graduate work at the same
university in art history led to the
award of the degrees of Master of Arts
in 1962 and Doctor of Philosophy in
He taught at the Universities of
Hawaii and Iowa and at Dartmouth
College in New Hampshire before
joining the UBC faculty in 1971.
Dr. Caswell was actively involved in
plans for UBC's new Asian Centre,
which opened on June 5, as a member
of the centre's building committee
since 1979. He served as director of
graduate studies in the fine arts
department from 1972 to 1976 and
has been a member and secretary of
the Faculty of Arts curriculum
committee since 1977.
He has also been active in the
Vancouver Society for Asian Art as a
member of its board of directors and
in the Association for Asian Studies
and the Universities Art Association of
Dr. Caswell has lectured extensively
on behalf of UBC's Centre for
Continuing Education on Asian art
and architecture and is a frequent
contributor to learned journals on
topics related to Chinese art. UBC Reports June 24, 1981
the place to be this summer
Give Yourself Credit
This spring and summer, more than 7,000 students
enrolled in credit courses offered by the Office of
Extra-Sessional Studies. During the spring 190
courses were offered and in summer session 348
courses were available. You can find out more about
part-time study by calling 228-2657.
Programs For Seniors
If you're 60 or better and would like a chance to
know more about poetry, astronomy, gardening,
Canadian politics or wine growing, there's a place
for you in one of the 37 one and two-week courses
offered free by UBC's Centre for Continuing
Education. The Summer Program for Retired
People is already under way, but it continues until
July 17 and it's not too late to register. Special
accommodation arrangements are available on
campus for out-of-town participants. For
information, call 228-2181, local 270.
Learning For Fun
Learn a new language, find out about wild plants in
B.C., take a raft trip on the Fraser River, or take
part in a jazz appreciation workshop. It's all part of
the summer program of non-credit courses being
offered by UBC's Centre for Continuing Education.
The Centre has more than 120 summer programs in
everything from the craft of comedy writing to one-
day tours of Vancouver. Details of summer programs
can be obtained by calling 228-2181.
Come See a Play
Stage Campus '81, UBC's summer theatre company,
has two productions scheduled for summer
audiences. Hot-L Baltimore by Lanford Wilson will
be presented from July 8 to 18 and William
Shakespeare's Two Gentlemen of Verona will be
staged from Aug. 5 to 15. For tickets and
reservations, call 228-2678 or drop by Room 207 of
the Frederic Wood Theatre. There's a seat waiting
for you!
Care For a Stroll?
The many components of UBC's Botanical Garden
are at their loveliest in the summer months. Take a
walk through the newly-opened Asian Garden,
which houses the University's principal
rhododendron collection, or the Physick Garden,
where you can see plants used for medicinal or
pharmaceutical purposes. You can enjoy the roses
which are now in bloom in the Rose Garden,
overlooking the water, or escape for a few tranquil
moments in the Japanese Nitobe Memorial Garden.
Keep In Shape
You can enjoy both indoor and outdoor swimming
at UBC during the summer (for times, call the UBC
Aquatic Centre at 228-4521) or if raquetball or
squash are your sports, you can use the courts
situated in the Thunderbird Winter Sports Centre
(to book a time, call 228-6125). If you're wondering
just how physically fit you are, why not find out with
a functional fitness appraisal administered through
the John M. Buchanan Fitness and Research Centre.
Cost is $20 for students, $?c- for others. Call
228-3996 for details.
International House
UBC's International House is sponsoring a full
program of summer events to provide opportunities
for Canadians to come in contact with international
students. The programs, which range from lectures
to camping trips, are open to the public as well as
students. For more information on these events, call
Summer Sports Programs
If your kids are looking for a way to burn off some
of that excess energy this summer, you might like to
get them involved in one of the summer sports .
programs offered by the UBC Community Sport
Services. Programs in soccer, hockey, volleyball,
tennis, sailing, fencing, golf and more are being
offered for girls and boys of all ages. And for adults
who want to improve their golf or tennis game, or
polish their hockey skills, the 1981 sports program
includes some courses for adults. To sign up, call
View the Asian Centre
The spectacular new Asian Centre is open and the
public is welcome to come and view it. The Centre,
located adjacent to the Nitobe Garden, is easily
identified by its roof, which is based on traditional
Japanese rural design and topped by a symbolic
pagoda-style skylight. Occupying the building are
UBC's Asian Studies department, the Institute of
Asian Research and the Asian Studies Library.
Bilingual Tours
Tours of the campus — geared to a group's
particular interests       can be arranged by calling
Summer Concerts
Summer is the time for outdoor concerts at
UBC — look for listings in UBC Calendar and on
notice boards around campus. The Department of
Music is also offering the Music for Summer
Evenings program again this summer, with recitals
of classical and chamber music. You can get times
and dates for these performances by calling
228-3113. And don't miss the Vancouver Early
Music Festival, being held on campus from July 6 to
17. Registration information is available at
Education of Young Children
UBC's Centre for Continuing Education is offering a
variety of workshops and short courses of interest to
people living and working with young children.
Some of the topics include educational play,
communication and analysing children's books. For
more information, call 228-2181, local 229.
Museum of Anthropology
Be sure to set aside some time to explore the
extensive collection of Northwest Coast Indian
artwork and artifacts in UBC's Museum of
Anthropology. In addition to the regular exhibits,
the museum is currently featuring the displays Hunt
Family Heritage: Contemporary Kwakiutl Art, and
Chinese Opera Costumes. Throughout the summer
there will be public presentations by Native Youth
Workers on traditional aspects of Northwest Coast
Indian life, and for children aged nine to 12, the
museum is offering programs during July on
Learning the Elements of Northwest Coast Design.
For more information on museum activities, call
Basic Skills Workshops
Improve your reading rate, comprehension,
composition and study skills this summer. The UBC
Reading, Writing and Study Skills Centre offers
non-credit courses for students and for people who
want to improve their skills for professional and
personal reasons. Courses begin July 6, and pre-
registration is necessary. Call 228-2181, local 245 for
Fine Arts Gallery — 228-2759
Geological Museum — 228-5586
Daycare Services — 228-5343
Dairy Barn tours — 228-4593 UBC Reports June 24, 1981
Museum admission
prices forced up
The UBC Museum of Anthropology
is increasing its admission rates as of
July 1, the first such increase since the
museum was opened five years ago.
"This increase is unfortunate but
unavoidable," museum director
Michael Ames said. "Museums face
rising costs just like everything else."
He said revenue from admissions
covers only about 10 per cent of the
operating costs of the museum.
The new rates will be $1.50 for
adults, $1 for students (Grade 8 and
up) and 75 cents for children and
senior citizens. Group rates will also b<
increased accordingly, to half the
individual rates.
There will be no increase in rates
for school groups booked by teachers,
however, and the museum is
continuing to offer free admission for
individuals and families every
Tuesday, 12 noon to 9 p.m.
The UBC Museum of Anthropology
is the largest university museum in
Canada and attracted more than
152,000 visitors last year.
Two special exhibitions will be on
view at the museum all summer.
On loan to UBC from the National
Museum of Man until Aug. 30 is the
travelling exhibition "Hunt Family
Heritage: Kwakiutl Art." The
exhibition consists of 35 silkscreen
prints and three wood carvings. The
works depict the mythological
animal/human beings of the Kwa-
guilth people, a sub-group of the
Kwakiutl Indians of Vancouver Island.
Also on view until September is a
special exhibition in the textile gallery.
Selected textiles have been chosen to
demonstrate various techniques,
including tie-dye cloths from West
Africa, Inuit sewn-fur clothing,
appliqued molas from Panama, and
batik and ikat cloths from Indonesia.
Archie Peebles
dead at 76
Prof. Archie Peebles, a 39-year
member of UBC's Department of Civil
Engineering from 1931 until his
retirement in 1970, died on June 10 at
the age of 76.
A native of Scotland, Prof. Peebles
enrolled at UBC in 1925 and
graduated with the degree of Bachelor
of Applied Science in civil engineering
in 1929. He returned to UBC in 1932
for two years of study for the degree of
Bachelor of Arts.
He was awarded the degree of
Master of Science by Iowa State
College in 1939, eight years after he
joined the UBC teaching staff in the
Faculty of Applied Science.
In 1948, Prof. Peebles was the coauthor with Prof. J. Fred Muir, former
head of civil engineering at UBC, of a
report for the City of Vancouver on
parking problems in downtown
Prof. Peebles is survived by his wife,
Marjorie, a sister and several nieces
and nephews.
UBC Calendar Deadlines
For events in the weeks of July 12 and July
19, material must be submitted not later
than 4 p.m. on July 2.
Send notices to Information Services, 6328
Memorial Rd. (Old Administration
Building). For further information, call
Psychiatry Lecture.
Vasopressin: Its Role In Endogenous
Antipyresis and In Febrile Convulsions. Dr.
W.L. Veale, Medical Physiology,
Medicine, University of Calgary. Room
2Na and B, Health Sciences Centre
Hospital. 12:00 noon.
Biochemical Discussion Group
Hormonal Control of Triacylglycerol
Synthesis in the Liver. Dr. David N.
Brindley, Biochemistry, University of
Nottingham Medical School, Great Britain.
Room 4210, 2146 Health Sciences Mall.
4:00 p.m.
Santa Barbara Boys Choir.
Free noon-hour concert of interdenominational choir of 35 boys, directed
by Father Robert van Handel. Centre
Lounge, Walter Gage Residence.
12:00 noon.
Biochemical Discussion Group
Effects of Diet, Drugs and Hormones on
the Regulation of Triacylglycerol Synthesis
and Transport. Dr. David N. Brindley,
Biochemistry, University of Nottingham
Medical School, Great Britain.
Room 4210, 2146 Health Sciences Mall.
4:00 p.m.
Frederic Wood Theatre.
Opening night of Lanford Wilson's Hot-L
Baltimore. Continues until July 18 (except
Monday). Adults $4; $3 for students.
Tickets are two for the price of one on
Tuesdays. For tickets and reservations, call
228-2678. Frederic Wood Theatre.
8:00 p.m.
Biochemical Discussion Group
Possible Interactions between Hormonal
and Metabolic Balance and Risk Factors
Associated with Atherosclerosis. Dr. David
N. Brindley, Biochemistry, University of
Nottingham Medical School, Great Britain.
Room 4210, 2146 Health Sciences Mall.
4:00 p.m.
Summer Public Lectures.
The Third World Challenge to Christian
Theology. Dr. Gregory Baum, Prof, of '
Theology at St. Michael's College,
University of Toronto. Chapel of the
Epiphany, V.S.T. 7:30 p.m.
Two members of the UBC faulty
have been awarded renewals of their
Killam Research Fellowships, which
support "scholars of exceptional ability
engaged in research projects of
outstanding merit."
The UBC recipients are Prof. G.C.
Archibald of the Department of
Economics, who is studying "The
Theory of 'Decentralized' Socialism,"
and Prof. Michael Batts of the
Germanic studies department, who is
investigating the "History of the
Historical-Critical Study of German
Literary Works."
Alexander MacKay, a 19-year
member of UBC's employed staff in
the student housing and conference
office, retired on May 31. Two days
earlier, Curtis G. Johnson, an
electrician in the Department of
Physical Plant since 1965, retired after
16 years at the University.
UBC political science graduate
Michael C. Webb is the winner of two
top awards from the Social Sciences
and Humanities Research Council to
enable him to undertake graduate
work at Dalhousie University in
He was one of three students
Functional Fitness Appraisal
The John M. Buchanan Fitness and
Research Centre is administering a physical
assessment program available to students,
faculty, staff and the public until Aug. 20.
$20 for students; $25 for others. For more
information, call 228-3996 or enquire at
Recreation UBC, Room 203, War
Memorial Gymnasium
Ballet UBC
Ballet and Jazz classes of various levels will
begin July 6. Classes are open to students,
faculty and staff and will be held in the
party room of the Student Union Building.
Registration will take place after the first
class in each series in the party room. Cost
is $40 per series. Schedule is as follows:
Series I — Ballet, all levels - Mon., Wed.,
Fri. from 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.; Series II -
Ballet, basic beginner - Mon., Wed., Fri.
from 12:30    1:30 p.m.; Series III -
Ballet, general beginner - Tues., Thurs. 5
- 6:30 p.m.; Series IV — Ballet, general
advanced - Tues., Thurs. 5 - 6:30 p.m.;
Series V — Jazz, all levels - Mon., Wed. 5
- 6:30 p.m. For more information, call
selected from 454 candidates for a
Queen's Fellowship valued at $8,760
plus travel allowance and tuition fees.
In addition, he was one of 113
Canadian students awarded special
MA fellowships, each worth $8,760
plus a travel allowance.
At Dalhousie he plans to study
Canadian foreign policy, particularly
toward industrially developing
countries of the Third World. The
Queen's Fellowships commemorate the
1973 visit to Canada of Queen
Elizabeth II.
Two other UBC graduates have also
been awarded special MA fellowships
by the SSHRC. They are:  Gordon
Desbrisay, history; and Joan
Harrison, whose field of study is art.
Jindra Kulich, director of UBC's
Centre for Continuing Education, has
received the Outstanding Adult
Educator Award by the Pacific
Association for Continuing Education.
The award was made in recognition of
Kulich's work in the adult education
field, his involvement on the board of
the Pacific Association for Continuing
Education and his writing.
Woodward Biomedical Library
Two exhibits have been recently mounted
at the Woodward Biomedical Library.
"The Rhododendrons" is a display of floral
illustrations from 18th, 19th, and 20th
century books and journals. In the
Sherrington Room, fish carvings and
sketches of artist Tommy Brayshaw can be
viewed. Information: 228-4447.
Today's Theatre
Dance-drama classes for children are now
being offered by Today's Theatre. Summer
classes start July 2 in the UBC Daycare
Gym Hut, 2845 Acadia Rd. For more
information, call 228-9803 or 681-1565.
Student Health Services
Summer hours for the Student Health
Services, located in Room M-334 of the
acute care unit, Health Sciences Centre
Hospital, are 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. from
Monday to Friday.
Language Institute
Three-week daytime intensive programs in
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