Pictured are: Fabian Cid Yanez, Jacquetta Benard, Robert Whiteley, Michael Shakespeare, all from UBC; Kelowna-Lake Country MLA Norm Letnick; Kelowna Mayor Walter Gray; Kelowna-Mission MLA Steve Thomson; Kelowna-Lake Country MP Ron Cannan; Okanagan Band Chief Byron Louis; and Brian Heichert, Paul Shipley and Ashlee Robinson, from UBC.
Next phase of John Hindle Drive to move forward
$11.6 million in joint funding announced
On November 10, the Government of Canada, the Province of BC and the City of Kelowna announced $11.6 million in joint funding for the final phase of the John Hindle Drive extension project, allowing another option for students, staff and visitors en route to UBC Okanagan.
The Transgender Day of Remembrance is observed in late November in recognition of the 1998 murder of Rita Hester. Rita was a highly visible member of the transgender community in Boston, where she worked locally on education around transgender issues.
FASmail file attachment blocking on
Suspicious file blocking has now been expanded to include messages being sent between FASmail accounts. This was done to reduce the risk of FASmail users inadvertently sending infected messages internally within the University.
UBC and Tilray partner for Canada’s first PTSD cannabis study
UBC Okanagan and Tilray, a Health Canada Licensed Producer under the Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations, will conduct the country’s first clinical trial to evaluate the therapeutic benefits of medical cannabis as treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder.
A look inside the lab of Thomas Johnson
Engineering Professor Thomas Johnson and his team are focused on innovations in the areas of microwave engineering, radio frequency integrated circuits and digital signal processing.
UBC Okanagan's Interprofessional Clinic provides students with real-world experiences while helping those in need within the community.