David Waldron joins UBC Okanagan as Director, Campus Planning & Development

We are very pleased to announce Mr. David Waldron as the Director, Campus Planning and Development at UBC’s Okanagan campus. His experience and background are a great addition to our team and will build upon a strong foundation of work completed over the last few years. Working with the Okanagan campus stakeholders as well as […]

UBC Okanagan focus of $40 million investment for library expansion and infrastructure upgrades

A joint federal-provincial and university investment totalling $40.65-million was announced today at UBC’s Okanagan campus to establish a new Teaching and Learning Centre and fund various sustainability and infrastructure upgrades. Kelowna-Lake Country MP Stephen Fuhr, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Norm Letnick, Minister of Agriculture […]

New Finance Operations and Strategies website coming soon

The new Finance Operations and Strategies website (finance.ok.ubc.ca) is estimated to go-live on Wednesday, October 5, 2016. The new website will combine the old Payment & Procurement Services and Finance websites into one website. Our goal is to increase customer service by having one source that combines all finance/research resources for the campus community to access. The website […]

UBCO Gardening Club presents Learning Local Landscapes workshops

If you’ve been itching for a row to hoe, the new Gardening Club is an excellent opportunity to work on your green thumb. Taking root on campus this month, the new club has organized a series of four Learning Local Landscapes workshops -- being held in August, September and October -- hosted by community experts […]

Smoking gazebo changes

Recently, the following changes were made to the smoking gazebos outside the Library and Administration (ADM) buildings: June 25 and 26 The wooden gazebo outside ADM was removed. The gazebo had reached the end of its lifecycle. July 9 and 10 The steel gazebo near the Library building was moved to the location outside ADM. […]