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UBC Okanagan's Tamil Kendall one of three UBC students receiving Trudeau scholarships

Three UBC graduate students, including Tamil Kendall, a Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies PhD student at UBC Okanagan, have received 2009 Trudeau scholarships, Canada's largest social sciences and humanities doctoral award.

Arts student Daniel McMann hopes to go to law school after receiving his degree in June.

Open doors await UBC graduate

Whether Daniel McMann ends up at the helm of a big league hockey club or one day leading the entire country, this ambitious 22-year-old is looking forward to a future of limitless possibilities. All set to graduate in June with a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics with a minor in political science, McMann is […]

Vanessa Tronson

School, job and motherhood. All in a day's work.

Vanessa Tronson's life consists of early mornings, late nights and very busy days in which her attention is pulled in all sorts of directions. As a mother of two young girls, a spouse, a student at UBC Okanagan, a volunteer, an employee and an advocate for Aboriginal Peoples, she's a young woman with many responsibilities. […]

Krystal Summers

Peruvian adventure awaits social work grad

Krystal Summers knows what it’s like to pick up and move away from everything that is familiar to pursue an opportunity. As she prepares to graduate from UBC Okanagan with a social work degree in June, Summers is also preparing for an entirely new adventure this summer in Peru. She looks back on her experience […]