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Nationally renowned Cree playwright, novelist, and children's author Tomson Highway will speak in Kelowna on Nov. 3.

Tomson Highway to speak on Aboriginal literature Nov. 3

Nationally renowned Cree playwright, novelist, and children's author Tomson Highway will speak in Kelowna on Tuesday, Nov. 3, as the Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies (FCCS) at UBC Okanagan presents its inaugural FCCS International Speaker Series. Highway will speak at the Rotary Centre for the Arts (421 Cawston Ave., Kelowna) on the topic of […]

Heather McKay, Director of the Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, with one of the medical imaging systems housed in the new mobile lab that will be used for bone and hip health research throughout B.C.

Mobile lab dedicated to mobility rolls out inaugural study in Okanagan

The Centre for Hip Health and Mobility (CHHM) at Vancouver General Hospital introduced its new mobile research lab -- the first of its kind in Canada -- at UBC Okanagan on Wednesday morning, as the Centre launched the lab's inaugural bone health and mobility pilot study. Dedicated to better understanding mobility and bone health across […]

Speaker Tim Jones is president and CEO of Artscape, an urban development organization that rejuvenates buildings, neighbourhoods and cities through the arts.

Urban Forum looks at role of culture and arts in the future of Kelowna's downtown

Tim Jones, president and CEO of Artscape -- a not-for-profit urban development organization that rejuvenates buildings, neighbourhoods and cities through the arts -- will speak in Kelowna about ways to incorporate culture and the arts in community growth and revitalization. The presentation, titled Thinking Big About Culture-Led Regeneration, takes place on October 13 at 7 […]