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Expert to speak on disability and the right to exist: UBC Okanagan Jan. 29

Pre-natal testing and termination of fetuses thought to carry disability-related traits are among the topics to be discussed at UBC Okanagan on Jan. 29 when Dr. Tim Stainton, Director of the Centre for Inclusion and Citizenship and Professor of Social Work at UBC in Vancouver, speaks on Disability, Biotechnology, and the Right to Exist. Visiting […]

SustainAbility Film Fest at UBC Okanagan Jan. 29 and 30

Child exploitation, climate change, education reform, sustainable architecture and a host of other topics will be addressed at the second annual Fresh Outlook Foundation's REEL Change SustainAbility Film Fest set for Jan. 29 and 30 at UBC Okanagan. "REEL Change is a must-attend event for anyone interested in sustainability and the impact arts and culture […]

Award-winning journalist Kevin Sites

Putting a human face on global conflict

War correspondent Kevin Sites addresses Kelowna audience as UBC Okanagan distinguished speaker Award-winning journalist Kevin Sites spoke in very personal terms Thursday evening (Jan. 14, 2010) as he told a sold-out audience at the Kelowna Community Theatre about his experience covering every major conflict in the world during a single year. "My idea was to […]