Creative Days open studio doors for prospective students

Benjamin Arcega working in his fourth-year studio, 2017 graduate of UBC Okanagan’s Bachelor of Fine Arts program.

Artists interested in UBC Okanagan’s visual arts program are welcome to attend upcoming Creative Days events at the university on Saturday, October 21, and Saturday, November 18.


Pocket-sized microscope brings science lessons in Africa into focus

UBC Faculty of Education’s Carly Bokor shows Paramount Chief of the Nabdam Region how to use the Foldscope.

The Foldscope—a 50-cent paper microscope about the size of a bookmark—was meant to inspire and change the world.


From 100 to zero in two weeks flat

Jonathan Little, assistant professor in UBC Okanagan’s School of Health and Exercise Sciences.

J.J. had a choice. Continue to consume a daily cocktail of diabetes medication or change the way he eats.

Business & Politics

UBC researchers create definitive method to detect wildfire tainted wine grapes

Wesley Zandberg, assistant professor of chemistry at UBC’s Okanagan campus.

Wine producers and grape growers have a new, powerful tool at their disposal to help manage the impact of grapes exposed to smoke from forest fires.