Recent News & Stories

  • UNBC campus, fall colours
    UNBC Stories
    Thursday, October 8, 2020
    Prince George, B.C. – The University of Northern British Columbia maintained its position as one of Canada’s best small universities placing fifth out of 19 post-secondary institutions in its category in the annual Maclean’s magazine rankings of Canadian Universities. “These... more
  • UNBC Stories
    Monday, October 5, 2020
    Watch as UNBC biologist Dr. Roy Rea and his team of student researchers spent the summer of 2020 combing the Macleod Lake Mackenzie Community Forest north of Prince George collecting moose droppings. What is in those droppings will help identify what plant species are important... more
  • Dr. Geoff Payne
    UNBC Stories
    Thursday, October 1, 2020
    Prince George, B.C. – The University of Northern British Columbia Board of Governors extended the term of Interim President Geoff Payne by two years. The Board, whose members voted unanimously in support of the decision, lauded Dr. Payne’s leadership since taking the helm... more
  • Nancy Harris, Access BC, and, Mark Groulx, UNBC
    UNBC Stories
    Wednesday, August 19, 2020
    Exploring the beauty of outdoor destinations is something many British Columbians can sometimes take for granted. Several UNBC professors, with support from a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Partnership Engage grant, have been working to help more... more
  • UNBC Stories
    Tuesday, August 18, 2020
    Prince George, B.C. – The University of Northern British Columbia community is mourning following news that Joseph Gosnell, Sr., the University’s seventh Chancellor, died in the early morning hours of Aug. 18, 2020. Gosnell served as Chancellor from 2019 until his death. “It... more