Apply or nominate someone for the Moldovan Memorial Award
Nominations are now open for the Moldovan Memorial Award. The award gives $1,000 each to two individuals who have made innovative contributions that address specific concerns associated with the teaching and research ecological footprint at UBC.
The award was created in memory of Judit Moldovan, who introduced green labs and a number of positive ecological research changes to UBC's Okanagan campus.
Summer Scholars program wraps up a second successful year
On July 14, 18 students from nine countries arrived at UBC's Okanagan campus for two weeks of personal access to top UBC professors as part of this year's Summer Scholars program.
The program -- offered by the International Student Initiative in partnership with faculty members from the Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences -- combined morning lectures with daily field trips that looked at water, forest management and urban planning.
Anthropology student Robyn Giffen won a top oral presentation prize at the U21 Conference in Amsterdam.
Top prize from Universitas 21 comes home to UBC -- again
Irving K. Barber School student dominates at research event for 3rd time in 4 years
The tradition of excellence continues.
Robyn Giffen, an anthropology student at UBC’s Okanagan campus, has earned a top prize for her oral presentation at the recent international Universitas 21 Undergraduate Research Conference in Amsterdam. Giffen is the third student from UBC’s Okanagan campus to win in the past four years.