Arts

Fine arts student invites internationally renowned artist to Kelowna

This installation by Timur Si-Qin titled East, South, West, North, was recently on display in Beijing.

A UBC Okanagan fine arts student was so inspired by an internationally acclaimed artist, he invited him to Kelowna.

Learning

Graduate students take research from campus to the community

Eight graduate students will take three minutes each to explain years of research to one hundred members of the Okanagan community.

Health

UBC Okanagan and Okanagan College researchers explore how to better support migrant workers

From urban farms to rural orchards and countless settings in between, a team of UBC Okanagan and Okanagan College researchers have spent three years and hundreds of hours speaking with migrant workers and their families about the challenges they face.

Business & Politics

New technology accelerates the science of deceleration

UBCO School of Engineering researcher Mohammad Arjmand examines the new polymer-based brake pad which could revolutionize braking systems in cars and trains.

While it’s not a case of reinventing the wheel, researchers are looking at ways to improve standard braking equipment on trains and cars.