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 February 16, 2017
Award-winning Canadian filmmaker Min Sook Lee will be visiting UBC Okanagan’s campus next week.
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By Matthew Grant on May 5, 2016
Skin colour is still a cause for suspicion among the urban middle class who are turning to technology to record and express their fears, a UBC study has concluded.
By Patty Wellborn on March 3, 2016
A unique Music and Memory project at Baptist Housing brought textbook learning to life for a number of UBC Okanagan students.
By Matthew Grant on March 1, 2016
What is it like to be in your later years and yet still longing for romantic love? Explore Brooklyn filmmaker’s Steven Loring’s movie The Age of Love and find out.
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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