Flag Lowering – Archives

Category for archived UBC in memoriam notices.

Sneja Gunew

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (temporarily relocated to the East Mall Entrance and Plaza at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre) will be lowered on Thursday, January 25, 2024 in remembrance. Professor Emerita Sneja Gunew passed away January 08, 2024. Dr. Gunew served in the Department of English.

Robert Milton Will

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (temporarily relocated to the East Mall Entrance and Plaza at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre) will be lowered on Thursday, January 25, 2024 in remembrance. Dean Emeritus Robert Milton Will passed away November 05, 2023. Dr. Will served in the Faculty of Arts.

Naveena Singh

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (temporarily relocated to the East Mall Entrance and Plaza at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre) will be lowered on Saturday, January 06, 2024 in remembrance. Clinical Professor Naveena Singh passed away October 05, 2023. Dr. Singh was a current faculty member in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.

Gary Sinclair

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (temporarily relocated to the East Mall Entrance and Plaza at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre) will be lowered on Saturday, December 23, 2023 in remembrance. Associate Professor Emeritus Gary Sinclair passed away December 08, 2023. Dr. Sinclair served in the Department of Physical Education and Recreation.

Harvey B. Richer

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (temporarily relocated to the East Mall Entrance and Plaza at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre) will be lowered on Thursday, December 14, 2023 in remembrance. Professor Harvey B. Richer passed away November 13, 2023. Dr. Richer was a current faculty member in the Department of Physics & Astronomy.

John K. MacFarlane

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (temporarily relocated to the East Mall Entrance and Plaza at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre) will be lowered on Thursday, December 14, 2023 in remembrance. Professor Emeritus John K. MacFarlane passed away November 10, 2023. Dr. MacFarlane served in the Department of Surgery.

William Alastair McLeod

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (temporarily relocated to the East Mall Entrance and Plaza at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre) will be lowered on Thursday, December 14, 2023 in remembrance. Clinical Professor Emeritus William Alastair McLeod passed away October 7, 2023. Dr. McLeod served in the Department of Dermatology and Skin Science.

National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

The Canada flag (at Flagpole Plaza), BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (temporarily relocated to the East Mall Entrance and Plaza at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre) as well as the Canada, BC, Okanagan Nation Alliance and UBC Flags at UBC Okanagan will be lowered on Wednesday, December 6, to mark the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. The Engineering […]

Remembrance Day

The Canada flag (at Flag Pole Plaza) and the BC, Musqueam, and UBC flags (temporarily relocated to the East Mall Entrance and Plaza at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre) on the UBC Vancouver campus, and the Canada, BC, Okanagan Nation Alliance and UBC flags at UBC Okanagan, are lowered on Saturday, November 11, in recognition of Remembrance Day. The UBC Remembrance […]

Jiri Frohlich

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (temporarily relocated to the East Mall Entrance and Plaza at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre) will be lowered on Friday, November 03, 2023 in remembrance. Professor Emeritus Jiri Frohlich passed away October 12, 2023. Dr. Frohlich served in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.