Alumni Spotlight

Lee Wright

Lee Wright

Lee Wright, a 1966 Physical Education graduate, was one of UBC’s outstanding field hockey players and a member of one of Canada’s notable sports families. Wright played on some of UBC’s most impressive field hockey teams during the early 1960s, emerging as one of the top players in Canada. From 1962 through 1966, Wright was […]

Carrie Watts

Carrie Watts

Since entering UBC in 1999/2000, Carrie Watts (nee Watson) has been an integral component of UBC Thunderbird basketball, including one of its best players and now an emerging coach. Carrie earned three degrees at UBC: Bachelor of Human Kinestics in 2004, Bachelor of Education in 2005, and Masters of Kinesiology in 2011, while achieving Academic […]

Kim Cassar Torreggiani

Kim Cassar Torreggiani, 1983 Kinesiology graduate, has used her UBC degree together with her athletic background to carve a slightly different career path . . . that being marketing, publicity and fund-raising both professionally and in her extensive volunteer work. While a student with UBC’s varsity swimming team, Kim was a top 10 diving finalist […]