End-of-term exam preparation blitz kicks off Apr. 13
Exam Jam prepares students for final exam success
Kicking off on April 13, with a second day of exam reviews scheduled on April 19, this popular campus-wide event provides students with faculty reviews, Supplemental Learning sessions, tutoring, and study spaces.
Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Principal Deborah Buszard, along with Wilden graphic designer Michael Eger and director Karin Eger-Blenk, celebrate the announcement of the new Wilden award at the FCCS Art on the Line event, along with Dr. Michelle Periera and UBC President Arvind Gupta.
New Wilden Creativity Award will recognize an emerging UBC artist
Funding rewards UBC Okanagan’s talented visual artists for courage and insight
Expressing one’s creativity may be its own reward, but one fortunate visual arts student will now receive added encouragement thanks to the support of the Blenk family, the local developers of Wilden.
The Minds & Music program welcomes Octagon -- an illustrious ensemble of eight artists -- to the University Centre Ballroom stage for a Friday afternoon of extraordinary musicianship, beauty and insight into the works of Beethoven and Schubert.
Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
United Nations Special Rapporteur coming to Kelowna
Invited International Distinguished Visitor Fund talks take place on Mar. 30 and 31
Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, speaks on her priorities and challenges in a pair of talks on Monday, March 30 at 7 p.m. at the Rotary Centre for the Arts (421 Cawston Ave., Kelowna) and Tuesday, March 31 at 9:30 a.m. in the University Centre Ballroom (UNC 200).
World Water Day 2015 celebrations
Kick-off ceremonies starting at noon tomorrow
A host of campus activities are happening this week to raise sustainability and water conservation awareness.
UBC presents second annual Okanagan Embrace Aging month
March is Embrace Aging month and the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention, along with the Faculty of Health and Social Development, and the Interior Health Authority, have teamed up to present a number of events that may help with the transition from middle age to senior citizen.
AlterKnowledge discussion debates the "Welcoming Okanagan"
How can this region become more welcoming, vibrant, and supportive?
As the Okanagan region continues to be one of the fastest growing areas in the province, researchers are asking: how welcoming is the Okanagan? And can it be more welcoming, vibrant, and supportive to newcomers?
Marketing students present non-profits with marketing and brand strategies on Mar. 26
Fourth-year students of Ying Zhu's Marketing Strategy course have spent this term helping 11 non-for-profit organizations gain a better understanding of their brands, customers and marketing strategies.