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Graduate students open academic conference to public and media

April 22, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Sarah De Leeuw

Fifth annual IGS Conference features free presentations focusing on rethinking sustainability.

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Okanagan Heat volleyball star, CIS boss highlight UBC event

April 17, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , ,

Jill Festival

Tickets remain available for UBC’s ninth annual Athletics Scholarship Breakfast.

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UBC researchers part of Peachland partnership for large development

April 17, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases, Spotlight | Tags: , ,

Keith Culver chats with Mark Holland

Developer joins forces with engineering students, Okanagan Sustainability Institute.

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Kelowna’s Alix Hawley closes out Visiting Author series

April 17, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: ,

Alix Hawley

Final UBC literary event of season features festive evening.

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Faculty of Management acts on student concerns about course access

April 10, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags:

The Faculty of Management at UBC’s Okanagan campus is taking action on student concerns about changes to three accounting elective courses.

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Primatologist tells of the heart, soul, and struggle of the orangutan

April 10, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: ,

Primatologist Birutė Galdikas with a 1971 National Geographic cover where she was featured in a story about her work with orangutans in Borneo. Galdikas gave a community talk at the Kelowna Community Theatre Monday night as part of UBC’s Distinguished Speaker Series.

Scientist Birutė Galdikas inspired by four decades spent in the jungle.

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'Dig Your Neighbourhood' project digs into Rutland’s history, future

April 8, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: ,

UBC’s Dig Your Neighbourhood Rutland team of student writers. Students pictured are: front row left to right: Stacy Schmidt, Jessica Klassen, Jessica Bonney, Becca MacDonald, Kelsey Andersen, Sasha Curry, Jade Hignett. Back row left to right: Harrison Crerar, Melissa Demale, Joe Dermo, Brittni MacKenzie-Dale, Nancy Holmes, Nik Vreugdenhil.

UBC's creative writing students capture the character of historic Kelowna district.

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Name change reflects institute’s research themes

April 4, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , ,

Lael Parrott, director of Okanagan Institute for Biodiversity, Resilience and Ecosystem Services (BRAES)

BRAES a leader in eco research and environmental policy at UBC Okanagan

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Okanagan Short Story Contest winner to be announced April 22

March 28, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: ,

Alix Hawley

Visiting Author Alix Hawley to read from her works at UBC year-end literary event.

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UBC Okanagan to honour Nobel Laureate at June graduation

March 28, 2014 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags:

Jack Szostak (photo credit: Jussi Puikkonen)

Honorary degree recognizes Jack Szostak’s contributions to world of science.

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