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
    Monday, July 10, 2017
    Prince George – The Charles Jago Northern Sport Centre (NSC) will close to the public and its members as of 1 p.m. today, July 10, 2017, and remain closed until further notice. The facility is being used as group lodging as part of Prince George’s response to... more
  • Students Nicole Hoffman and Jacey Wolfe paddle a birch bark canoe
    UNBC Stories
    Wednesday, July 5, 2017
    University of Northern British Columbia student Jacey Wolfe felt a sense of pride as she watched a birch bark canoe glide through the water on Ferguson Lake. Built by Wolfe and her classmates as part of an experiential learning field school, the canoe floated... more
  • Dr. Russ Callaghan
    UNBC Stories
    Tuesday, July 4, 2017
    Do age restrictions on tobacco purchases really help curb smoking among youth? Dr.  Russ Callaghan with the Northern Medical Program will be exploring this query as part of a $75,000 grant for a one-year project that he has received from the Canadian Institutes of... more
  • Dr. Alison Gerlach
    UNBC Stories
    Wednesday, June 28, 2017
    Early intervention therapy for infants and young children who have developmental delays or disabilities can be key to optimizing their health, well-being and participation in meaningful everyday activities. However, for a variety of reasons Indigenous families may... more
  • Media Release
    Wednesday, June 28, 2017
    Prince George, BC – A University of Northern British Columbia postdoctoral researcher is the recipient of a prestigious national fellowship. Dr. Alison Gerlach received a 2016-17 Banting Fellowship from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research. “Postdoctoral... more