Gonzales invited to speak at international agriculture festival

Tirso Gonzales, Assistant Professor of Indigenous Studies, is one of three international guests who have been invited to speak at the sixth annual Corn Fair being held in Carichí, located in the Mexican State of Chihuahua. Taking place in early December, the annual Corn Fair is a celebration of the traditional corn that nourishes the […]

Leah Sanford, English Language Centre Coordinator

Student Development and Advising welcomes new English Language Centre coordinator

A warm campus community welcome to Leah Sanford, the Student Development and Advising team's new English Language Centre Coordinator. Leah will lead the new English Language Centre (ELC), focusing on developing programming to support academic success for students at all levels -- from first-year undergraduates, to PhD students -- whose first language is not English. […]

Jamie Frezell went to Nepal as a Leave for Change participant in 2010.

Academic advisor shows her passion for higher education

UBC's newest Associate Academic Advisor should be a very familiar face to the Okanagan campus. Jamie Frezell -- better known for her communications services skills and world travels -- has taken on a new adventure this year as an acting associate advisor.