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Career Services Manager Shawn  Swallow welcomes Okanagan businesses to attend  a special career fair on campus this fall

University Students Make Ready, Motivated Employees

Scholars offer a great solution in a help wanted business world UBC Okanagan’s Career Services team says help is on the way for the many Central Okanagan businesses posting help wanted signs these days. A career fair is being planned for early November to help businesses tap in to student employment, but employers don’t have […]

UBC grad Heather Cook

Nursing Calls

To be sure, Heather Cook has packed a lot of experiences into her four years as a nursing student in Kelowna. After a couple of years living on campus in student residences, she became a senior residence adviser. She was a founder of the nursing course union, and served as the Student Union’s vice president of student life, then as external coordinator – an oft-quoted student advocate and spokesperson.