Flag Lowering – Archives

Category for archived UBC in memoriam notices.

Flag Lowering: Dr. Murray Kilman

The BC Flag (Main Mall and Agronomy Road) will be lowered today, Friday February 25, 2011, to mark the passing of Dr. Murray Kilman. KILMAN, Dr. Murray, Clinical Associate Professor Emeritus of Surgery (1990) passed away on Saturday , February 5, 2011. Dr. Kilman worked at UBC from 1967-1986, he devoted his long career to […]

Rick Byers

The BC Flag (Main Mall and Agronomy Road) will be lowered today, Thursday February 17, 2011 to mark the passing of Rick Byers. BYERS, Rick, Return-to-Work Coordinator in Health, Safety and Environment, passed away suddenly on Monday, February 14, 2011. Rick joined UBC in July 2008 and was appointed to the AAPS Board in 2009. […]

Flag Lowering: Lynn Falconer and Dr. Walter Szetela

The BC Flag (Main Mall and Agronomy Road) will be lowered tomorrow, Saturday February 12, 2011 to mark the passing of Lynn Falconer and Dr. Walter Szetela. FALCONER, Lynn passed away on Monday January 31, 2011. Since 2002 Lynn was the Postgrad Education Program Manager in the Department of Psychiatry. A celebration of her life […]

Flag Lowering: David Dale, George Griffiths & Kirsten Hyde

The BC Flag (Main Mall and Agronomy Road) will be lowered today, Tuesday February 1, 2011 to mark the passing of David Dale, George Griffiths and Kirsten Hyde. DALE, David passed away on January 7, 2011. David worked for UBC’s Building Operations and was inducted into the 25 year Club in 1997. GRIFFITHS, Dr. George […]

Flag Lowering: Dr. James Pearson & Valerian Revutsky

The BC Flag (Main Mall and Agronomy Road) will be lowered today, Thursday, January 11, 2011 to mark the passing of Dr. James Anthony (Tony) Pearson and Associate Professor Emeritus Valerian Revutsky. PEARSON, Dr. James Anthony (Tony) passed away on January 6, 2011. Dr. Pearson received his doctorate in physiology from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne […]

Flag Lowering: Doreen Gray

The BC Flag (Main Mall and Agronomy Road) will be lowered today, Thursday, January 6, 2011 to mark the passing of Dorie Gray. GRAY, Doreen (Dorie), passed away suddenly on December 24, 2010. Dorie began her career with UBC Continuing Studies in 1985, becoming a member of the UBC 25 Year Club last year. She […]

Flag Lowering: Leszek Karpinski

Leszek Karpinski The BC Flag (Main Mall & Agronomy) will be lowered today, Wednesday December 15, 2010 to mark the passing of Leszek Karpinski. KARPINSKI, Leszek, passed away December 2, 2010. After receiving his M.L.Sc. in 1969 he was appointed as a cataloguer, then as a Humanities Reference Librarian and finally as a bibliographer at […]

National Day of Remembrance & Action on Violence Against Women

The Canadian flag will be lowered today, Monday 6 December, 2012 to mark the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women.

Flag Lowering: Virginia Greene

The BC Flag will be lowered today in memory of Virginia Greene, a member of the UBC Board of Governors, who passed away on December 2, 2010, following her 18-month fight with ovarian cancer. Ms. Greene earned a degree in anthropology from UBC and went on to serve our province in roles that included President […]

Flag Lowering: Dr. David Lam, Dr. David Jones and Lois Carrier

The BC Flag (Main Mall & Agronomy) will be lowered today, Tuesday November 23, 2010 to mark the passing of Dr. David Lam, Dr. David Jones and Lois Carrier. LAM, Dr. David C.V.O., O.C., O.B.C. Former Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia (1988 -95) has passed away Monday 22 November, 2010 . Dr. Lam emigrated from […]