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By Kristen Brooke on December 16, 2020
What a year 2020 has been. I am certain you are all looking forward to the break, even more this year than most. While we are not able to gather to mark the holidays this season, there will be much to celebrate together when we are able.
By Kristen Brooke on December 11, 2020
I am writing to share, reluctantly, the news of Bud Mortenson’s upcoming retirement. Bud has served as Director of University Relations for the past nine years and has been with the university since UBC Okanagan was first established.
By Linda Olver on September 24, 2020
As we begin our academic year, I want to emphasize the special nature of your relationship with UBC. You are part of an extraordinary community—at UBC we share a commitment to build environments that uphold human rights, free of harassment and discrimination and that reflect the university’s core values of equity and inclusivity.
By Linda Olver on September 15, 2020
Recipients demonstrated global citizenship, leadership, campus spirit and customer service
By Adam Schubel on June 25, 2020
Like many in our community, we are appalled by the violence depicted in a video of a police wellness check in January involving a student in the community.
By Adam Schubel on June 23, 2020
Recent news regarding a violent police incident in January involving a student living near the UBC Okanagan campus has raised concern among our university community.
By Linda Olver on March 17, 2020
Listen to Debroah Buszard as she discusses her experiences as a woman in STEM on this podcast from WWEST – from being one of three female students when she first began her studies agriculture to being the first female dean of agriculture to receiving an honourary degree from UBC.