AlterKnowledge event debates cultural benefits of travel and tourism

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UBC Okanagan’s AlterKnowledge Discussion Series begins its new season of provocative discussions on social issues with a conversation about the social impacts of tourism.


Students work together to solve real-world health issues

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Students from all faculties at UBC’s Okanagan campus will work together in a special collaborative-learning event Saturday that simulates a real-world situation.


Exercise prescriptions could keep elderly out of hospitals

Prescribing senior citizens tailored exercise routines could keep them independent longer and lower health care costs.

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UBC engineer creates valve that will reduce vehicle emissions

Rudolph Seethaler is an associate professor of mechanical engineering at UBC's Okanagan campus.

A UBC researcher has determined there is a way to make internal combustion engines more fuel efficient and better for the environment.