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Surging out-of-province demand bolsters first-year enrolment at UBC Okanagan

Thanks to a significant upsurge of students from outside B.C., UBC Okanagan’s first-year class of 2008 will be more geographically diverse than ever before, even as the number of B.C. Grade 12 students declines in some areas. Increases of 27 per cent for international students and 36 per cent for Alberta students have contributed to […]

UBC Okanagan issues first Staff Awards of Excellence

Four staff members at UBC Okanagan were honoured on Thursday morning with the university’s inaugural Staff Awards of Excellence. “We believe in creating a workplace that is dedicated to excellence, equity and mutual respect,” said Doug Owram, Deputy Vice Chancellor. “Recognition programs such as our Staff Awards of Excellence honour the talent and expertise of […]