Recent News & Stories

  • 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
  • Jingyu Chen
    UNBC Stories
    Thursday, August 13, 2020
    Natural mixing of lake waters may resuspend contaminants deposited in Quesnel Lake by the Mount Polley mine spill, according to scientists who have been studying the lake since the spill in 2014. The new paper, published recently in Water Resources Research, found that... more
  • Trina Fyfe is a Health Sciences Librarian with UNBC and the Northern Medical Program.
    UNBC Stories
    Friday, July 24, 2020
    Do you believe everything you read? With Covid-19 safety tips almost everywhere you turn, you might want to first think about where the information, and sometimes disinformation, is coming from. Learn more: Trina speaks with CFUR Radio at UNBC A recent list entitled... more
  • Vanier Scholar Christiana Onabola hopes to defend her PhD thesis proposal this fall.
    UNBC Stories
    Wednesday, July 22, 2020
    Christiana Onabola, a PhD Health Sciences student at the University of Northern British Columbia, has been awarded a federally-funded Vanier Scholarship for her research that focuses on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and how they are relevant to local... more