Arts

UBC’s Hargreaves wins prestigious Gabrielle Roy writing award

UBC Associate Professor Allison Hargreaves, centre, receives her Gabrielle Roy Prize, pictured here with WLU Press senior editor Siobhan McMenemy (left) and director Lisa Quinn.

UBC Okanagan Associate Professor Allison Hargreaves is the winner of the 2017 Gabrielle Roy Prize writing award.

Health

UBC Okanagan researcher encourages kids to move more to boost brain health

Ali McManus, associate professor in the School of Health and Exercise Sciences.

A UBC Okanagan professor, who is a member of the 2018 ParticipACTION Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth team, is highlighting how important the findings are.

Business & Politics

There is more than just saving money when it comes to fake goods

Fake and counterfeit wristwatches

While some may think a ‘knock-off’ product is morally wrong, new research from UBC’s Okanagan campus demonstrates that for some cultures ‘unethical’ consumption is a virtue.