Flag Lowering – Archives

Category for archived UBC in memoriam notices.

Frank Anderson

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Tuesday, May 21, in remembrance. Professor Emeritus Frank Anderson of the Faculty of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, passed away on April 1, 2019.

Cipriano Ambegia

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Tuesday, May 21, in remembrance. Mr. Cipriano Ambegia passed away on April 13, 2019. Mr. Ambegia worked at the Woodward Biomedical Library for 31 years, joining the 25 Year Club in 1999.

Janice McCormick

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Tuesday, May 21, in remembrance. Dr. Janice McCormick of the Faculty of Medicine, School of Nursing, passed away on December 28, 2018.

Dave Brown

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Tuesday, May 21, in remembrance. Mr. Dave Brown, manager of the Men’s Rugby program at UBC, passed away on March 19, 2019.

Workers’ Mourning Day

The Canada flag (Main Mall and Crescent Road) and the BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (North Plaza of the Old SUB) will be lowered on Sunday, April 28, in recognition of the National Day of Mourning, to remember lives lost in the workplace and resolve to prevent future tragedies.

Peter Wanyenya

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Tuesday, April 23, in remembrance. Peter Wanyenya, PhD student of the Institute for Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice and former UBC staff member, passed away on March 31, 2019. A memorial service will be held on […]

Stanley Brown

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Wednesday, April 17, in remembrance. Professor Emeritus Stanley Brown of the School of Kinesiology (PE & Recreation), passed away on March 13, 2019. There will be a Celebration of Life at the University Golf Club, University Boulevard, […]

Wesley Pue

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags on the UBC Vancouver Campus and the Canada, BC, Okanagan Nation Alliance and UBC Flags at UBC Okanagan will be lowered on Wednesday, April 10, in memory of Professor W. Wesley Pue, professor of Law and former Vice-Provost at UBC Vancouver and former Provost at UBC Okanagan, who passed away on […]

Sydney Brenner

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Wednesday, April 10, in remembrance. Dr. Sydney Brenner passed away on April 5, 2019. Dr. Brenner was conferred an honorary degree of Science by UBC in 2004.

Carl Leggo

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Wednesday, April 10, in remembrance. Dr. Carl Leggo passed away on March 7, 2019.  Dr. Leggo was a current Professor of Language and Literacy in the Faculty of Education and was inducted into the Quarter Century Club […]