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UBC Okanagan's team name unveiled Mar. 28 at Athletics Scholarship Breakfast

Some big names in sports will have the spotlight in Kelowna on March 28. After more than six months of public consultation, UBC Okanagan will unveil the university's new varsity team name and logo at that morning's Valley First-UBC Okanagan Athletics Scholarship Breakfast. Sponsored by Valley First for the third consecutive year, the fund-raiser breakfast […]

UBC Okanagan earns WorkLife BC Award of Merit

Creating a flexible workplace that supports employees to balance work and life commitments has earned UBC Okanagan a WorkLife BC Award from the Ministry of Children and Family Development. The award was presented at a ceremony in Vancouver this afternoon, accepted on behalf of UBC Okanagan by Leanne Bilodeau, who leads UBC Okanagan’s Healthy Workplace […]

Project GROW Valentine's Day cards to fund mosquito nets for African villages

Project GROW, a volunteer group at UBC Okanagan, is selling special Valentine's Day cards that do more than warm hearts. They could help save lives in Africa. Building on the success of a popular fund-raising campaign during the Christmas season in which people purchased goats ($85 each) for two small villages in Ghana, the volunteers […]