By Patty Wellborn on November 1, 2017
When societies experience significant historic trauma, in the form of mass repression or violence, how do they deal with its legacy?
By Nathan Skolski on June 5, 2017
For many, it’s one of the biggest milestones of their lives—graduating from university. At UBC’s Okanagan campus, nearly 1,650 students will reach that milestone this week as the university gears up for six convocation ceremonies.
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By Patty Wellborn on March 13, 2017
The end of the Second World War witnessed massive border changes across Central and Eastern Europe.
By Patty Wellborn on February 16, 2017
Award-winning Canadian filmmaker Min Sook Lee will be visiting UBC Okanagan’s campus next week.
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By Patty Wellborn on February 10, 2016
The growth of the global private security industry is transforming the international political landscape. Across the globe, private security personnel now frequently outnumber public forces and play increasingly central roles in security provision and governance.
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