Flag Lowering – Archives

Category for archived UBC in memoriam notices.

Laurence Bongie

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) will be lowered Wednesday, January 13 in remembrance. Professor Emeritus Laurence Bongie passed away on December 26, 2020. Dr. Bongie taught French and was Head of the French Department from 1966 to 1992.

Anna Celler

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) will be lowered Wednesday, January 13 in remembrance. Professor Emerita Anna Celler passed away on December 24, 2020. Dr. Celler taught in the Department of Radiology.

Donald Egleston

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) will be lowered Friday, January 9 in remembrance. Mr. Donald Egleston passed away on December 11, 2020. Mr. Egleston taught at the Peter A. Allard School of Law and joined the Quarter Century Club in 2001.

Laura Isakov

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) will be lowered Friday, December 11 in remembrance. UBC PhD Student Laura Isakov passed away on November 19. Ms. Isakov worked as a teaching assistant and studied in the department of Central, Eastern and Northern European studies (CENES).

National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

The Canada flag (at Flagpole Plaza) and the BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) as well as flags on the Okanagan campus will be lowered on Sunday, December 6, to mark the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. UBC and UBCO Women in Engineering […]

Richard Pincock

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) will be lowered Wednesday, December 2 in remembrance. Professor Emeritus Richard Pincock passed away on November 7. Dr. Pincock taught in the department of Chemistry and joined the Quarter Century Club in 1996.

Gary Wedeking

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) will be lowered Monday, November 23 in remembrance. Professor Emeritus Gary Wedeking passed away on November 3. Dr. Wedeking taught in the department of Philosophy and joined the quarter Century Club in 1996.

Remembrance Day

The Canada flag (at Flagpole Plaza) and the BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) will be lowered on Wednesday, November 11, 2020, to mark Remembrance Day. UBC’s Virtual Ceremony for Remembrance Day will be held on Wednesday, November 11, 2020.

Todd Owatz

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) will be lowered Tuesday, October 27 in remembrance. Dr. Todd Owatz passed away on October 15. Dr. Owatz was actively employed as a Clinical Instructor with the Department of Surgery.

David Walker

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) will be lowered Tuesday, October 27 in remembrance. Professor Emeritus David Walker passed away on October 9. Prof. Walker taught Chemistry and was inducted into the Quarter Century Club in 1996.