Arts

Creative Days open studio doors for prospective students

Benjamin Arcega working in his fourth-year studio, 2017 graduate of UBC Okanagan’s Bachelor of Fine Arts program.

Artists interested in UBC Okanagan’s visual arts program are welcome to attend upcoming Creative Days events at the university on Saturday, October 21, and Saturday, November 18.

Learning

Pocket-sized microscope brings science lessons in Africa into focus

UBC Faculty of Education’s Carly Bokor shows Paramount Chief of the Nabdam Region how to use the Foldscope.

The Foldscope—a 50-cent paper microscope about the size of a bookmark—was meant to inspire and change the world.

Health

Ketone nutritional supplements: Good or bad for athletic performance?

Jonathan Little is an assistant professor in UBC Okanagan’s School of Health and Exercise Sciences.

In the quest to improve physical performance, many athletes are turning to untested nutritional supplements.

Business & Politics

Talks to explore facets of wine territory identity

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Most individuals would say their identity consists of much more than what meets the eye. According to researchers at UBC’s Okanagan campus, the same can be said for wine territories.