James Spankie, a MBA candidate, finished first in an op-ed competition from the UN Association in Canada's New Diplomacy of Natural Resources program for his piece about building consensus regarding natural resource development.
Ryan James, Director of the Community Care Centre, has received the Professional Care Award from the British Columbia Association for Clinical Counsellors for being “creative and effective in providing mental health care."
Honorary Degree Recipients Named
Nancy Turner, an ethnobiologist with four decades experience working with Indigenous Peoples, and Michael Green, an acclaimed architect behind the Wood Innovation and Design Centre, will receive honorary degrees from UNBC.
International Studies professor Matias Margulis has received the 2014 Early in Career Award from the Confederation of University Faculty Associations of BC. He was recognized for his outstanding work around global food security.