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By Nathan Skolski on November 10, 2017
The UBC Okanagan community gathered on November 9 for its 12th annual Remembrance Day service. Students, faculty and staff came together in the central courtyard and heard from a number of speakers before observing two minutes of silence.
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By Patty Wellborn on November 9, 2017
UBC research is paving the way for a route that will serve as a pilot project to protect green space and allow wildlife to move throughout the Okanagan Valley.
By Patty Wellborn on November 8, 2017
The elderly, uniformed veteran is an iconic image at Remembrance Day. However, it is time, says Lieutenant-Colonel Mike McGinty with the British Columbia Dragoons, that Canadians also pay homage to younger veterans who are often overlooked at this time of year.
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By Patty Wellborn on November 6, 2017
For two minutes on Thursday, the courtyard at UBC Okanagan’s campus will come to a standstill while the campus marks Remembrance Day.
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By Patty Wellborn on November 2, 2017
Is it any wonder that most happiness idioms are associated with nature? Happy as a pig in muck, happy as a clam, happy camper.
By Nathan Skolski on November 1, 2017
Researchers from UBC’s Okanagan campus have developed a new and advanced mechanical heart valve that could have a major impact on the way cardiovascular surgeries are performed.
By Patty Wellborn on November 1, 2017
When societies experience significant historic trauma, in the form of mass repression or violence, how do they deal with its legacy?