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Fred Stenson named UBC Okanagan's Writer-in-Residence

Novelist and non-fiction writer Fred Stenson is UBC Okanagan's second annual writer-in-residence. Sponsored by the Department of Creative Studies in the Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies, this program allows 16 selected local writers to get free critiques on their work. "We are thrilled to have Fred Stenson as our writer in residence," says Nancy […]

UBC Okanagan to welcome Dame Emma Kirkby for February voice master class

Dame Emma Kirkby, one of the world's most prominent Early Music singers, is coming to Kelowna for a master class and performance in February as part of UBC Okanagan's popular Minds and Music series. Kirkby was unable to travel for a previously scheduled master class and performance in November 2007. "We were fortunate to have […]

From left, Bernard Bauer, Dean of the Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences, presented graduate student Elinor McGrath with the first EBA Engineering Consultants Ltd. Graduate Scholarship in Hydrogeology, along with Scott Schillereff, Principal Consultant of EBA and Tim Murphy, Principal Engineer.

Grad student receives $3,750 scholarship from EBA

UBC Okanagan graduate student Elinor McGrath recently received a $3,750 scholarship – half of a two-year renewable award – from EBA Engineering Consultants Ltd., which has committed $22,500 over three years to establish the award. The EBA Engineering Consultants Ltd. Graduate Scholarship in Hydrogeology aims to support students in the Irving K. Barber School of […]