Stories of Impact

  • ara Campbell, Lluvia Lopez, Jennifer Baddeley, Karista Olson and Anna Saenz
    Opportunity Fund

    Gifts to the UNBC Opportunity Fund made it possible for five University of Northern British Columbia students to participate in and contribute Canadian youth perspectives in peacebuilding... more

  • Rebecca Irving
    Northern Medical Programs Trust

    With a demanding career as a family nurse practitioner on the horizon, Rebecca Irving definitely knows what it takes to balance life and work. A former Academic All-Canadian, Irving ... more

  • Athletics

    University of Northern British Columbia men’s basketball player Tyrell  Laing gets to live out a lifelong dream, every time he suits up for his hometown Timberwolves. A native of Prince... more

  • natural resource education training
    Scholarship/Bursary Growth

    The University of Northern British Columbia partnered with the BC Oil and Gas Commission (Commission) to provide 30 Indigenous students with natural resource skills training used in today’s industry... more

  • Jennifer Coosemans
    Experiential Learning

    When the tidal flats of the Skeena River estuary is your classroom, learning becomes an immersive experience.For Jennifer Coosemans and her classmates in Systematic Biology, that means learning goes... more

  • Ramona Rose and Kim S

    Meticulously digging through the trove of material available at the Northern BC Archives and Special Collections takes planning, patience and persistence.  Archival research can be... more

  • Sara-Lynn Harding
    Award, Scholarship/Bursary Growth

    The September 2017 semester was fast approaching and Sara-Lynn Harding was in a bind. Entering her final year of studies for her undergraduate degree in Public Administration and... more


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