UBC professors highlight significance of Nobel Prize winners

UBC professors highlight significance of Nobel Prize winners

What: Nobel Night panel discussion Who: UBC Okanagan researchers discuss this year’s Nobel Prize winners When: Thursday, December 8 beginning at 7 p.m., refreshments to follow Where: Fipke Centre for Innovative Research, lecture theatre FIP204, Bob Dylan, machines the size of molecules, optimal contracts and civil unrest in Colombia. While these topics may seem to […]

Depression: new study asks why guys "tough it out"

Researchers seek volunteers from Okanagan region to better understand depression in men Masculinity is standing in the way of some men’s mental health, and a new study by researchers at UBC’s Okanagan and Vancouver campuses hopes to find out why. “Significantly fewer men are diagnosed with depression than women, yet there is a much higher […]

UBC Okanagan holds historic first graduation

History was made in Kelowna on Friday as 470 members of UBC Okanagan’s very first graduating class crossed the stage to receive their degrees in two ceremonies. "This is a wonderful time for this university and this province," said UBC President Dr. Martha Piper, presiding over her final graduation ceremony. "This is an historic moment […]