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Miriam

Miriam

Degree UBC Philosophy BA, ’13 Occupation Policy Analyst, Ministry of Social Development & Social Innovation Biography The possibility of addressing societal issues and inequities through improved government actions and policies.  Constantly learning about and speaking to experts and stakeholders in other fields (economists, lawyers, health experts, etc.)  Makes the most of my favorite skills of […]

Nilofar

Nilofar

Degree UBC Philosophy BA ’03 Occupation Instructor, Liberal Arts Program Biography Imagined myself as a teacher or university professor. Teaching gives me an opportunity to remain in academic environment, to put my knowledge and experience in use, and finally to inform students and learn from them.  It also enables me to continuously upgrade my understanding […]

Jon

Jon

Degree UBC Philosophy BA ’12 Occupation Reporter, Video Journalist, and Associate Producer Biography Growing up I never knew really knew what I wanted to do, but if someone happened to ask me what my dream job was, I would instinctively say ‘documentary filmmaker’. I’ve always been interested in exploring, meeting new people, and telling stories. When […]

The Winner of the David Ricardo Essay Prize

Allister Cave has won the David Ricardo Essay Prize for the best essay submitted in the course on the History and Philosophy of Economics (PHIL 363/ECON 319). Congratulations!