Arts

Opera Kelowna brings Carmen to UBC Okanagan

UBC Okanagan’s courtyard provides the ideal setting for a summer evening concert.

The drama of one of opera’s most famous love stories, Carmen, will come to life at UBC Okanagan’s courtyard on August 1 as Opera Under the Stars returns to the university.

Health

UBC Okanagan researcher encourages kids to move more to boost brain health

Ali McManus, associate professor in the School of Health and Exercise Sciences.

A UBC Okanagan professor, who is a member of the 2018 ParticipACTION Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth team, is highlighting how important the findings are.

Business & Politics

UBC Okanagan research makes boating more efficient

Engineering Assistant Professor Kevin Golovin observes water pooling on a superhydrophobic surface.

Boats that travel through the water, but don’t get wet. That’s the idea behind new research from UBC’s Okanagan campus that aims to make boats more efficient by creating superhydrophobic—or extremely water-repellent—surfaces