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Created by UBC Okanagan student Michele Jackson, this model of the Fairbridge Farm School on Vancouver Island will soon be on display in the Cowichan Valley Museum and Archives.

UBC Okanagan students bring history into the present

YouTube videos, scale models and interviews help tomorrow's teachers learn What started as a simple assignment has taken on a life of its own for UBC Okanagan student Michele Jackson. This term Jackson and her Elementary Teacher Education Program (ETEP) classmates are exploring and preserving moments in history through a variety of innovative teaching tools […]

Sean Kelman, left, won a recent fund-raising chess tournament in Vernon, defeating Greg Bishop in a blitz playoff game. The UBC Okanagan Chess Club is hosting a tournament at UBC Okanagan January 23.

UBC student wins chess tournament

Sean Kelman, a first-year UBC Okanagan Engineering student, won a fund-raiser chess tournament in Vernon on Nov. 21. Kelman, Greg Bishop and Kaelan Chartrand each scored 5 of 6 points in the regular section of the tourney, with Kelman prevailing in the blitz playoff. Funds generated from the tournament went to the People Place and […]