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Sociology experts list top books in 2016

Sociology experts list top books in 2016

In the spirit of year-end best book lists, the Sociology Department at UBC's Okanagan campus presents their top 2016 book reads. Dr. Bonar Buffam recommends David Graeber’s, The Utopia of Rules: On Technology, Stupidity and the Secret Joys of Bureaucracy (Melvin House, 2016). Graber discusses our ‘intimacy’ with rules, regulations and bureaucracy, as well as […]

The psychology department at UBC Okanagan generously donated $320 to Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA).

Psychology students give back this holiday season

Each year the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), in partnership with the Mental Health Department of Interior Health Kelowna, hosts a Christmas Celebration for youth, adults, and older adults who are experiencing and recovering from mental health issues. The Christmas celebration included a turkey dinner and a small gift for each person. For many, this […]

Envisioning a resilient Okanagan

The Okanagan Research Forum invites the community to listen to experts and take part in an open discussion about the future of the Okanagan landscape.