The Office of Communications fosters the public image of UNBC by creating strategies, materials, and activities that promote the University. Our areas of activity include publications, alumni relations, official UNBC websites, media relations, and public presentations that aim to market UNBC's programs, research, and community connections. 

Recent News & Stories

  • Media Release
    Tuesday, September 12, 2017
    UNBC researcher Dr. Sarah de Leeuw has been appointed as a member of the Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists. Dr. de Leeuw, a Northern Medical Program and Geography Program associate professor, is one of 70 researchers from... more
  • Media Release
    Monday, September 11, 2017
    Prince George, B.C. – University of Northern British Columbia researchers received a combined $1.115 million over five years in new funding from the Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Discovery Grant program. Seven UNBC researchers... more
  • Media Release
    Tuesday, September 5, 2017
    Prince George, B.C. – The University of Northern British Columbia has made its debut in the prestigious Times Higher Education World University Rankings, placing among the top four per cent of higher-education institutions worldwide. UNBC is featured in the group... more
  • Marleen Morris and Laurie Gray
    UNBC Stories
    Saturday, September 2, 2017
    Prince Rupert’s Third Avenue got a sharp new look this summer as it hosted British Columbia’s longest art gallery. Through a partnership with the University of Northern British Columbia’s Community Development Institute (CDI), the Ice House Gallery and the Tribal... more
  • UNBC Teaching and Learning Conference organizers
    UNBC Stories
    Tuesday, August 29, 2017
    The University of Northern British Columbia along with the College of New Caledonia faculty are heading back to school this week, in preparation of the beginning of the fall semester.  The 15th Annual UNBC and CNC Teaching and Learning conference will see more than... more