Passing of EOAS Alumni Dick Culbert

September 15, 2017

UBC Alumnus Dick Culbert sadly passed away on May 23rd, 2017. He earned his Ph.D. in geophysics at UBC in 1971 and was a prominent explorer and mountaineer in British Columbia. He is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest mountaineers/explorers in BC and used his knowledge to write numerous climbing guides to the Coastal Range.

A memorial will take place at the Beaty Biodiversity museum on Oct 7th, 2017 starting at 5:00.