By Jody Jacob on January 5, 2011
Engineering students at UBC's Okanagan campus have received $5,000 to establish a work space for electronic prototyping...
By Jody Jacob on December 22, 2010
Last week UBC's Okanagan Senate approved a new course for doctoral students who are passionate about learning best practices in teaching. The course, Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies (IGS) 630, is designed to give doctoral students nearing completion of their doctoral studies practical training in course design and implementation. "As a Tier One research-intensive university we are […]
By Jody Jacob on December 7, 2010
Interior Savings has donated $15,000 to Library Services at UBC's Okanagan campus to cover the purchase of 24 new Dell Netbook computers, which are available to students through the student Laptop Lending Program.
By Bud Mortenson on December 3, 2010
Anthropology Professor Diana French's Introduction to Cultural Anthropology course at UBC's Okanagan campus is producing award-winning students and earning accolades from colleagues in the field of public anthropology. This week, the Centre for a Public Anthropology announced that 15 students from French's ANTH 100 course have been recognized with Public Anthropology Awards. Participating in a […]
By Bud Mortenson on December 2, 2010
UBC's Okanagan campus is paving the way for more Aboriginal people to access a degree program at the University of British Columbia. The university's Okanagan Senate recently approved the Aboriginal Access Studies (AAS) admissions policy. Through the program, students are provided a variety of supports to succeed at the university level and help build their […]