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Soprano Jenaviève Moore recital at UBC Okanagan March 25

Okanagan soprano Jenaviève Moore will present a recital at UBC Okanagan on Wednesday, March 25. Moore will be accompanied by renowned pianist Roslyn Frantz in this UBC Okanagan Minds and Music Series free public presentation. Moore grew up in Oliver, B.C., and has studied piano, flute and voice, excelling in all of them. By age 12, […]

Documenting Diversity: Okanagan Voices videos shown Monday

A pair of compelling Okanagan documentary videos -- one about the Okanagan's first Chinese Canadian teacher and long-time Kelowna city councillor Ben Lee, and one about the stories of Westbank First Nation women -- are featured in a public event that opens UBC Okanagan's "Racism Matters" week on March 16. Documenting Diversity: Okanagan Voices will […]

Many twists and turns in UBC Okanagan spring production

Later this month, the Department of Creative Studies at UBC Okanagan will present Just Looking, a one-of-a-kind performance that plays with ideas of commodification, material culture and the origins of urban myth. Created by Neil Cadger, associate professor with UBC Okanagan’s Performance program, in collaboration with 23 of his students, Just Looking was developed entirely from the […]

Week of events at UBC Okanagan reminds us that “Racism Matters”

Students and faculty at UBC Okanagan are throwing open the shutters on racism with a week of events on the university campus to expose racism and privilege on campus and in the Kelowna community. With the theme “Racism Matters,” activities will take place on campus and in the community from March 15 to 20, in […]

Okanagan Heat Hosting Canada in 2010

Okanagan campus to host the 2010 Canadian Colleges Athletics Association (CCAA) Women's Basketball National Championships March 17 to 20, 2010 Canada's top teams will compete at UBC Okanagan for the national women's collegiate basketball championship in 2010. Rob Johnson, Director of Athletics and Recreation, announced today that UBC Okanagan has been selected to host the […]

Artist Jamelie Hassan to speak at UBC Okanagan March 18

World-renowned Canadian visual artist and activist Jamelie Hassan will give a free public lecture at UBC Okanagan on Wednesday, March 18. The presentation, at 6 p.m. in the Student Services Centre’s lecture theatre SSC026 at UBC Okanagan, is part of the Department of Creative Studies' Visiting Artist Speaker Series, supported by the Canada Council for […]