By Patty Wellborn on March 10, 2017
Open minds, creative thinking and cutting-edge research have led to top awards for faculty and students at UBC’s Okanagan campus.
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By Christine Zeindler on February 6, 2017
The American black bear can rest easier thanks to conservation research conducted at UBC’s Okanagan campus. A recent study indicates that while urban sprawl results in more human-bear interactions, human education can hinder negative encounters.
By Patty Wellborn on February 2, 2017
UBC researchers have determined how fungi found in the roots of trees regulate forest diversity through their effects on seedlings.
By Matthew Grant on December 14, 2016
Traditional university lectures are likely not an effective way to help post-secondary students acquire problem-solving skills.
By Patty Wellborn on October 19, 2016
The human being’s most critical organ, the brain, is the topic of this year’s Mini-Med series.
By Matthew Grant on August 10, 2016
A UBC professor’s flax research could one day help Canadian farmers grow a car fender.
By Matthew Grant on August 4, 2016
UBC researchers are one step closer to identifying the biological personalities of the world’s greatest wines.
By Patty Wellborn on July 14, 2016
Biologists from UBC’s Okanagan campus are digging under vineyards to see if the Okanagan’s grape industry is affecting soil quality.
By Patty Wellborn on July 7, 2016
UBC research shows that some of the fats we consume are getting a raw deal when it comes to deciding what’s good for us.
By Matthew Grant on June 16, 2016
Endangered whale species and the marine traffic that threatens them can co-exist, UBC research shows.