Opera Kelowna brings Carmen to UBC Okanagan

The drama of one of opera’s most famous love stories, Carmen, will come to life at UBC Okanagan’s courtyard on August 1 as Opera Under the Stars returns to the university.

Barbara Rutherford named Dean pro tem for Barber School

UBC Okanagan Interim Provost and Vice Principal Academic Patricia Lasserre announced that Barbara Rutherford from the Department of Psychology has been appointed Dean pro tem of Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences, effective August 1, 2018. Rutherford previously served as Dean pro tem for the School from 2013 to 2015. She follows Dean […]

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Pikas in peril

UBC researchers have determined that the American pika, long cast as a sentinel mammal for the impacts of climate change, maybe in more trouble than once thought.

UBC researchers to weigh in on commercial weight loss option

UBC Okanagan’s Lesley Lutes is leading an evaluation Weight Watchers Freestyle, a new commercial weight management protocol. Lutes, an associate professor of psychology, has researchers examining the program from UBC Okanagan and Vancouver.