UBC Installs New President

October 3, 2006

Last Friday, Stephen Toope was installed as UBC’s 12th president and vice-chancellor.  He simultaneously announced $8 million in research and teaching funds, including the establishment of the Martha Piper Research Fund, to honour his predecessor. (For more details, links to biography and video, see http://www.publicaffairs.ubc.ca/media/releases/2006/mr-06-103.html )