• 3 New Faces in the Department

    New Faces in the Department

    Phanuel Antwi, Judith Paltin and Katja Thieme join the department

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  • English PhD Co-op

    English PhD Co-op

    Students in UBC's first PhD Co-op program excel on the job

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  • Duffy Roberts wins Fairclough Prize

    Fairclough Teaching Prize

    Duffy Roberts recognized for excellence in teaching

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  • Wall Scholar Award

    Wall Scholar Award for 2014-2015

    Vin Nardizzi selected as Peter Wall Institute Wall Scholar

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  • Chris Lee wins Book Award

    AAAS Book Award

    Chris Lee wins Book Award in Literary Criticism

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Professor Judy Segal (UBC English) will give an STS Colloquium Talk on Thursday, October 30 at 5 PM in Buchanan Tower Room 1197. Segal's talk is titled "FDA, FSD, DSM, and STS."

"On October 27 and 28–that is, just before the colloquium–I will be attending, as an observer, meetings in Maryland of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The meetings are titled, "Patient-Focused Drug Development and Scientific Workshop on Female Sexual Dysfunction" (bold added). At the colloquium, I will report on the meetings, and speak, more generally, about how patient narratives and drug-lobby..." more


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