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UBC Okanagan Heat Women's Volleyball Golden Again

KELOWNA, B.C. -- The UBC Okanagan Heat women's volleyball team, led by Championship MVP Alex Basso, is the 2010 CCAA National Champion after winning the final against the Collège François-Xavier Garneau Élans in three sets Sunday evening in Gateneau, Quebec. The Quebec City team put up a good fight, but the attacks came from everywhere […]

Summerhill Winery funds sustainable agriculture research at UBC Okanagan

Donation of $30,000 will assist in the development of drought-resistant rootstock and other strategies to reduce water use in vineyards KELOWNA, B.C. -- Summerhill Pyramid Winery is supporting research at UBC Okanagan that will address a critically important issue in vineyards - water use. A $30,000 donation from Summerhill will fund a project led by […]

Left to right: Andrew Herrington, Tania Vig, Nikki Karn, Dan Draht and Laurens Breugem are taking part in 5 Days for the Homeless, a nationwide charitable campaign that aims to raise awareness about homelessness while raising funds for a local charity.

UBC Okanagan students are homeless on campus for one week

Five UBC Okanagan students and one faculty member are spending the week on campus, relying entirely on the kindness of others to meet their basic needs. The initiative, 5 Days for the Homeless, is a nationwide charitable campaign started five years ago by the School of Business at the University of Alberta. The campaign begins […]