This year's orientation and summer transition program coordinators. Back row, from left: Evelyn Kiiza, Sydney Bednarik, David Lacho, Matt Hoogveld, Nick Ross, Mirabelle Arodi. Front row from left: Alejandra Garcia and Linh Le.
Student leaders selected to help coordinate orientation and summer transition programs
Campus Life, International Programs and Services, Aboriginal Programs and Services and the Advising and Involvement Centre warmly welcome a number of orientation and summer transition program coordinators this summer.
Biology honours graduate Nishat Tasnim says her UBC Okanagan experience has inspired her. To Tasnim, the word Okanagan "means growing, learning and thriving at the best university campus in the world."
UBC Okanagan hosts the 2015 International Conference on Health Promoting Universities and Colleges, June 22 to 25.
Universities and colleges mobilize to promote healthy, sustainable campuses
Global conference to renew international charter at UBC Okanagan
Universities and colleges from around the world will come together at UBC's Okanagan campus for four days in June to share their experiences and develop new strategies to create healthier, more sustainable communities on their campuses and beyond.
Rob Dinwoodie from the BC Ministry of Forests meets with UBC professor Deborah Roberts and research student Nusrat Urmi at a nose-hole on a creek. The nose-hole is built specifically so cattle can access water without wading into it.
UBC water contamination study examines wildlife, livestock impact
Cattle, recreational users may be cause of damage to drinking water supplies
Researchers in the School of Engineering are working with local ranchers and stakeholders to determine the best way to protect drinking water on cattle grazing lands.