By Matthew Grant on April 29, 2016
A UBC Okanagan partnership with the Third Space non-profit group will see nursing and social work students providing community health services in Kelowna’s newest living lab.
By Patty Wellborn on March 3, 2016
There is a growing awareness that we need to challenge the ways the universities engage with communities and the way that we think about the boundaries between knowledge production and community engagement.
By Matthew Grant on March 2, 2016
A UBC researcher is pointing towards the need for oncologists to have advance care planning and end-of-life discussions with cancer patients sooner rather than later.
By Matthew Grant on March 1, 2016
What is it like to be in your later years and yet still longing for romantic love? Explore Brooklyn filmmaker’s Steven Loring’s movie The Age of Love and find out.
By Patty Wellborn on February 26, 2016
Kelowna immigrants feel underemployed and struggle to achieve a sense of belonging, a UBC researcher has found.
By Matthew Grant on February 22, 2016
The photo exhibit presents photographs taken by new Canadians who immigrated to Canada from various countries to Kelowna.
By Patty Wellborn on February 18, 2016
Researchers at UBC’s Okanagan campus have identified a new method of detecting cardio-vascular disease in women who are recovering from breast cancer.
By Patty Wellborn on February 15, 2016
UBC researcher Barb Pesut’s tenure as Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Health, Ethics, and Diversity has been renewed for a further five years.
By Matthew Grant on January 21, 2016
Study confirms work and education crucial, but not enough for most vulnerable.