By David Trifunov on November 1, 2023
Global Engagement Office pairs international students with worker shortfall
By David Trifunov on May 29, 2023
Press Play provides unique opportunities for digital humanities students
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By Patty Wellborn on November 28, 2022
Students win gold with their bright idea to tackle the climate crisis
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By Patty Wellborn on September 27, 2022
European Commission expands UBCO’s NavCARE to six countries
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By Patty Wellborn on June 29, 2020
The renowned wine region of BC’s Okanagan Valley now boasts a new research hub, as UBC shifts the headquarters of its acclaimed Wine Research Centre (WRC) from its Vancouver campus to its Kelowna-based campus.
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By Nathan Skolski on December 5, 2019
UBC’s Okanagan campus has entered a new partnership agreement with the UK’s University of Exeter that commits CAD$120,000 to develop and expand relationships across both universities. Deborah Buszard, Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Principal of UBC Okanagan, and Steve Smith, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Exeter signed the agreement in Exeter last week.
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By Patty Wellborn on July 16, 2019
A group of international researchers went to great heights to better understand how high altitude affects both newcomers and Indigenous populations.
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By Nathan Skolski on September 26, 2018
The Sherpa people of the Himalayas have long been recognized for their unique ability to excel physically in the thin air of higher altitudes. But new research from UBC’s Okanagan campus, published this week in the Journal of Physiology, now suggests that their specially adapted muscles give them up to twice the resistance to muscle fatigue of lowlanders.
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