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, March 12, 2018
    Prince George, B.C. – A founding faculty member of the Northern Medical Program who has spent almost 15 years teaching, conducting research and providing service at the University of Northern British Columbia has been named the University’s new Vice President Research... more
  • United Nations peacebuilding students
    UNBC Stories
    Monday, March 5, 2018
    University of Northern British Columbia student Karista Olson hopes to one day work with the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Mechanism that was established by the Human Rights Council at the United Nations. The Expert Mechanism provides the... more
  • UNBC Stories
    Friday, March 2, 2018
    The University of Northern British Columbia is bringing its Spring into Transition program to its Terrace campus, which gives Aboriginal youth a taste of university life. Not knowing what to expect may discourage any young person from attending a post-secondary... more
  • UNBC Stories
    Thursday, March 1, 2018
    Researchers at the University of Northern British Columbia have discovered that root powder from the Moringa “miracle tree” can kill most E. coli bacteria in contaminated water. Ecosystem Science and Management Professor Dr. Chris Opio and Chandehl... more
  • Dr. Mark Groulx
    UNBC Stories
    Wednesday, February 28, 2018
    From the melting Athabasca Glacier in Alberta’s Jasper National Park to the shrinking polar bear habitat in Canada’s arctic, tourists from around the world are flocking to destinations affected by climate change. UNBC Assistant Professor in the School of... more