What the Canadian Class of 2014 knows

September 13, 2010

Inspired by Beloit College's annual Mindset List, UBC's Public Affairs office has written a list of influential Canadian experiences for this year's crop of first-year students. The first SMS text message was sent in 1992, the year incoming students were generally born. These students have always paid the GST, but do not remember former prime minister Brian Mulroney, whose government introduced the tax. If the Class of 2014 know Canadian actor William Shatner, it is more likely for his role on Boston Legal, and not for exploring space, the final frontier. UBC Reports