Oct. 1: Next Distinguished Speaker Series event to feature astrophysicist Lucianne Walkowicz
Planets and Stars: New Worlds and New Life
In this electrifying talk on October 1, Lucianne Walkowicz sheds light on how the thousands of newly-discovered planetary systems might lead to the discovery of life beyond Earth, and how the future of our world depends on our connection to science.
Early bird tickets open Monday, September 9 at 9 a.m. and a second round of tickets will be available Monday, September 23 at 9 a.m.
Sept. 17: History and Sociology Speaker Series returns
FUTURES WITHOUT A PAST
Rohan D’Souza from Kyoto University in Japan will be discussing whether environmental histories of South Asia are still possible in the epoch of humans in the next History and Sociology Speaker Series event at the Okanagan Regional Library.
Romi Jain, a postdoctoral fellow with the Faculty of Management.
Faculty of Management researcher outlines ideas for inclusivity in the classroom
Study encourages all-encompassing learning environments
UBCO is home to students who represent 106 various countries. Romi Jain, a postdoctoral fellow with the Faculty of Management, has recently published research that outlines specific recommendations to ensure all students feel welcome and comfortable in a classroom.
The future of sustainable transportation
A research project between UBCO's Gordon Lovegrove and the Penticton Indian Band's K'uL Management Group is exploring the possibilities of a hydrogen fuel cell powered train.
New research from Kathy Rush investigates the use of a urinary incontinence self-screening tool to promote help-seeking behaviour in older adults.