School of Engineering
By Nathan Skolski on February 6, 2018
Researchers at UBC’s Okanagan campus suggest municipalities should put a greater emphasis on green initiatives to reduce heavy rainfall flooding urban areas.
By Patty Wellborn on February 2, 2018
UBC and Okanagan College are hosting a panel discussion about housing and homelessness that will feature ideas to improve housing in this region and make it more accessible for everyone.
By Nathan Skolski on January 22, 2018
For this particular group of engineering students, when things go rapidly downhill it’s actually a good thing.
By Nathan Skolski on January 11, 2018
At UBC Okanagan’s School of Engineering, mould is proving increasingly important in the domain of engineering materials and can lead to early deterioration and structural failure.
By Nathan Skolski on November 27, 2017
UBC Okanagan is embarking on the largest fundraising campaign for students its 12-year history.
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By Patty Wellborn on November 27, 2017
For 400 first-year students in the School of Engineering, the design competition, while fun, is also the biggest test of the semester.
By Nathan Skolski on November 1, 2017
Researchers from UBC’s Okanagan campus have developed a new and advanced mechanical heart valve that could have a major impact on the way cardiovascular surgeries are performed.
By Patty Wellborn on October 30, 2017
The public is invited to learn about the many educational programs and opportunities available within the School of Engineering by visiting the school’s second annual Community Open House Saturday.
By Nathan Skolski on October 10, 2017
A foul smell and safety concerns can leave many residents turning their nose at the idea of a wastewater treatment plant in their neighbourhood.
By Patty Wellborn on October 5, 2017
For slightly more than $100, a researcher at UBC’s Okanagan campus has created a compact, portable and high-performance microscope that enables wireless real-time imaging.