By Kristen Brooke on April 3, 2023
UBC Okanagan student teams represent Canada at the 2023 UNESCO World Engineering Day Hackathon
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By Kristen Brooke on March 29, 2023
Partner story—The University for Development Studies (UDS) and the University of British Colombia, Okanagan, on 7th March 2023, signed a memorandum of understanding to renew their long existing relationship.
By Kristen Brooke on February 16, 2023
Technology and sustainability don’t always mix due to the fast pace of innovation, oftentimes leading to unnecessary technological waste. This was the problem UBC Okanagan faced after a decision to switch to a cloud-based iClicker system rather than physical remotes
Research Project Spotlight: Exploring transatlantic (small town) stories through a range of multimedia and immersive technologies
By Kristen Brooke on November 16, 2022
With an interest in community-based writing and with the goal of offering students opportunities for growth in their storytelling abilities, creative writing prof Michael V. Smith has partnered up with Anna Kiernan from the University of Exeter to run a publishing opportunity for students from each campus.
By Kristen Brooke on July 26, 2022
Dr. Stephen Berg reflects on his experiences working with Youth for Change developing and teaching curriculum for a new program, Playing for Peace, in the Punjab village of Rurka Kalan, India.
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Alumna creates program to connect internationally-trained professional women immigrating to Canada with employers
By Kristen Brooke on June 7, 2022
After working in journalism for more than two decades, Alma Betancourth, MEd ’22, stumbled upon a new career path.
By Kristen Brooke on October 21, 2020
An international research team, co-led by researchers at the University of British Columbia, has received a $48 million grant (US$36.5M) for research that aims to improve long-term outcomes for patients with spinal cord injury (SCI).