UBC Okanagan opens display area for controversial art work


Public display of art may make some uncomfortable, but may also open debate.


UBC opening public research space in Kelowna’s downtown library

A concept drawing of what the UBC Innovation Library may look like inside the Kelowna Branch of the Okanagan Regional Library. The space should be open and ready for public use by early September.

Innovation Library opens access to UBC’s vast digital resources.


UBC looking for breast cancer survivors who like to be active

Asst. Prof. Cristina Caperchione, left, and research assistant Marianne Clark are encouraging female breast cancer survivors to get a group of friends involved in a sustainable exercise program.

Small grants available for participants who get friends into an exercise program.

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School of Engineering gets $1.13M for transport research in South Asia

Rehan Sadiq, left, meets with fellow School of Engineering professors, Lukas Bichler, Ahmad Rteil, Kasun Hewage, (standing), Shahria Alam, and Joshua Brinkerhoff to discuss the four-year plan for their research project.

Four-year UBC project involves four countries, exchange opportunities for students.