Flag Lowering – Archives

Category for archived UBC in memoriam notices.

János Bak

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) will be lowered on Thursday July 23, in remembrance. Professor Emeritus János Bak passed away on June 19, 2020. Dr. Bak taught in the department of History.

Edward Hundert

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) will be lowered on Thursday July 23, in remembrance. Professor Emeritus Edward Hundert passed away on June 18, 2020. Dr. Hundert taught for over 25 years with the Department of History and was inducted into the Quarter Century Club in 1996.

Sonia Acorn

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) will be lowered on Thursday July 23, in remembrance. Professor Emerita Sonia Acorn passed away on June 14, 2020. Dr. Acorn taught in the School of Nursing.

Lorraine Beckett

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building)  will be lowered on Thursday July 23, in remembrance. Ms. Lorraine Beckett passed away on June 10, 2020. Ms. Beckett worked in Building Operations and was inducted into the 25 Year Club in 2019.

Gillian Willis

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building)  will be lowered on Friday June 26, in remembrance. Ms. Gillian Willis passed away on December 23, 2019. Gillian worked in Pharmaceutical Science and was inducted 25 Year Club in 2003.

Edison Sinanan

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building)  will be lowered on Friday June 26, in remembrance. Dr. Edison Sinanan passed away on December 27, 2019.  He was an Assistant Professor Emeritus with the Department of Surgery.

Hans-Karl Piltz

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building)  will be lowered on Friday June 26, in remembrance. Professor Emeritus Hans-Karl Piltz passed away on April 11, 2020. Prof. Piltz taught in the School of Music for 30 years.

Dwight Peretz

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building)  will be lowered on Friday June 26, in remembrance. Dr. Dwight Peretz passed away on May 27, 2020.  He was a Clinical Professor Emeritus with the Department of Medicine.

Ross Stewart

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building)  will be lowered on Friday June 26, in remembrance. Professor Emeritus of Chemistry Ross Stewart passed away on May 31, 2020.

National Day of Mourning

The Canada flag (at Flag Pole Plaza) and the BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building)  will be lowered on Tuesday, April 28, in recognition of the National Day of Mourning, to remember lives lost in the workplace and resolve to prevent future tragedies.