Arts

Final event wraps up successful Woodshed summer series

Award-winning writer and poet Theresa Kishkan will read from a collection of her work on Friday, August 21 at the Woodhaven Eco Culture Centre.

Last chance to enjoy a summer evening of poetry, fiction, and music.

Learning

UBC biologists raise funds for students and awareness for birds

Western bluebirds are often spotted at UBC Okanagan’s campus.

Birds of the UBC Okanagan Campus Calendar is on the shelves, ready for sale.

Health

Health and sustainability promotion top priorities in Okanagan Charter

Historic first signatures are added to the Okanagan Charter at UBC Okanagan Thursday afternoon. From left, Tom Macauley, President of the UBC Students’ Union Okanagan, Jim Hamilton, President of Okanagan College, Enoch Weng, President of the Simon Fraser University Student Society, and Arvind Gupta, President of UBC.

A new international charter was signed today by universities and colleges from around the world committed to bringing health promotion and sustainability into all their policies and practices.

Business & Politics

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.