Arts

UBCO visual arts students host year-end exhibition

BFA student Stephanie Tennert works in her home studio on a drawing in preparation for the year end exhibition.

Each spring, graduating visual arts students at UBC’s Okanagan campus prepare a final exhibition as they complete their program. This year’s Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) show, titled Up Close from a Distance, will be shared as a virtual exhibition.

Learning

Friends fur life help build skills for life

Friends fur life help build skills for life

A new UBC Okanagan study finds children not only reap the benefits of working with therapy dogs–they enjoy it too.

Health

UBCO cardiovascular researcher urges women to listen to their hearts

Atrial fibrillation is the most commonly diagnosed arrhythmia in the world. Despite that, many people do not understand the pre-diagnosis symptoms and tend to ignore them.

A UBC Okanagan researcher is urging people to learn and then heed the symptoms of atrial fibrillation (AF). Especially women.

Business & Politics

Keeping up with the charge to develop better batteries

Dr. Jian Liu conducts research in materials and interface design for next-generation battery technologies.

With increasing global efforts to adopt clean energy, developing sustainable storage systems has become a major challenge in getting electric vehicles on the road and integrating intermittent renewable energy resources into the grid.


Events

See what’s happening at UBC Okanagan — performances, talks, workshops, community events, info sessions, and more. Explore the UBCO events calendar.