Stories of Impact

  • Students conduct research at the Aleza Lake Research Forest
    Research, Research Forests

    Samantha Gonzalez brags to her friends that she gets paid to hike around every day. There’s work involved too, which includes silviculture surveys on young seedlings or 100-year-old... more

  • Research, Sustainable Communities Demonstration Project

    When students living in the University of Northern British Columbia residences turn up the heat in the winter or open the hot water faucet, they may not realize they are... more

  • Lisa Creelman and her family in Mackenzie
    Northern Medical Programs Trust, Rural Health Care

    Prior to starting a Master’s degree in the UNBC Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Program, Lisa Creelman was a stranger to small towns in Northern B.C. and was living in the rapidly... more

  • Environmental Planning students working on a project.
    Aboriginal, Campaign, Experiential Learning

    In one semester, Rebecca Delorey gained valuable experience working with a client, as part of a team, on a real-life project. It’s exactly what the fourth-year Environmental Planning (... more

  • Bianca Michell and Kiel Giddens
    Scholarship/Bursary Growth

    “I want to be a role model for First Nations communities.” It’s a powerful statement, but not one Bianca Michell shies away from. Michell, from Fort St. James and the Tl’azt’en First... more

  • Marjorie and Tim Nevison hold a photo of the late Alan Nevison
    Research, Research Forests, Scholarship/Bursary Growth

    Alan Nevison never went to university himself, but during his nearly five decades as an early builder and longtime vice president with Prince George-based Industrial Forestry Service... more

  • A $75,000 pledge from Integris Credit Union will help UNBC support its student athletes in their academic and sporting endeavours. The funding, to be allocated over the next three years, will... more


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