Chef David’s Ultimate Veggie Burger

Chef David’s Ultimate Veggie Burger

When Melissa Baker, Manager of Nutrition and Wellbeing challenged UBC Culinary Director and Executive Chef David Speight to create a vegetarian/vegan pop-up menu, he delivered – and then some! Over lunch one day in early November, Chef David took over the Square...
Should I Take Vitamins and Supplements?

Should I Take Vitamins and Supplements?

“Take your vitamins!” You’ve heard it before. Maybe your parents encouraged you to take a multivitamin as a child or a friend recommended vitamin C to help you get over a cold. The 2015 Canadian Community Health Survey found that almost half of Canadians are...
A Vegan’s Experience in First Year Res

A Vegan’s Experience in First Year Res

Hello! My name is Emmy, and I am a first year student at Orchard Commons. I am from San Diego, California. I have a dog at home, and I love marvelling at all the squirrels and birds at UBC, because I have a deep love for animals! Most of you know I’m vegan since I...