Show off your department and what you do, all while raising funds for the United Way
Host a Pit Stop and invite your campus partners to learn more about what your group is about. Departments or units willing to host a Pit Stop can also collect donations for the UBC Okanagan United Way campaign.
During photosynthesis, plants remove CO2 from the atmosphere. At the same time, the decomposition of dead plant tissue by soil organisms produce CO2 and release it back into the atmosphere.
UBC researchers explore an often ignored source of greenhouse gas
Carbon dioxide is released during irrigation with lake water
In a new study from the Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences, researchers have discovered a surprising new source of carbon dioxide emmissions -- bicarbonates hidden in the lake water used to irrigate local orchards.
Susana Caxaj, assistant professor of nursing, is one of the leaders of a new project that will look into the unique and evolving struggles faced by migrant workers.
UBC Okanagan and Okanagan College researchers explore how to better support migrant workers
From urban farms to rural orchards and countless settings in between, a team of UBC Okanagan and Okanagan College researchers have spent three years and hundreds of hours speaking with migrant workers and their families about the challenges they face.