The Governor General of Canada David Johnston joined UNBC President Daniel Weeks for a tour of campus on March 2, and was given an explanation of UNBC's bioenergy system by PhD candidate Geoff de Ruiter.
The UNBC sustainabilty committee provided the 2017 Winnipeg Host Society with more than $1,500 to kickstart green initiatives during the next Canada Games. The funds were surplus raised as part of the Pave the Way project.
Canada Winter Games athletes and officials are eligible for a tuition credit at UNBC worth $2,500. Visit the Northern BC Career Zone in the Games Plaza to sign up.