UNBC Stories

  • Dr. Russ Callaghan
    Thursday, June 20, 2019
    How has the legalization of marijuana in Canada affected injuries from traffic collisions? Northern Medical Program professor Dr. Russ Callaghan is embarking on a new one-year study to assess impacts of the... more
  • From left: UNBC PhD student Christiana Onabola, Prince George P.E.O. Chapter President Beth Quesnel and UNBC PhD student Hooi Xian Lee.
    Wednesday, June 19, 2019
    The international Philanthropic Education Organization (P.E.O.) has awarded two University of Northern British Columbia Doctoral students -- Christiana Onabola and Hooi Xian Lee -- with International Peace... more
  • Sophia Traber and Dr. Sylvia Barton
    Tuesday, June 18, 2019
    When Sophia Traber was searching for a university to attend, she didn’t have to look too far. The University of Northern British Columbia South-Central campus in Quesnel checked all of her boxes.  Close... more
  • Dr. Tracy Summerville and Dr. Jason Lacharite
    Monday, June 17, 2019
    Congratulations to Political Science Assistant Professor Dr. Jason Lacharite, and Political Science Professor Dr. Tracy Summerville for winning the British Columbia Political Studies Association 2019 Lynda... more
  • Friday, June 14, 2019
    Prince George, B.C. – The University of Northern British Columbia is celebrating the appointment of a new Canada Research Chair (CRC). Dr. Tristan Pearce has been appointed as an Associate Professor and CRC... more
  • Friday, June 7, 2019
    Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training Fort St. John, B.C. -The first nursing degree program in the Northeast will ensure more patients in the region can access care that will improve their quality of life... more
  • Wednesday, June 5, 2019
    As Dorothy said in The Wizard of Oz, “there’s no place like home.” And it’s certainly true for three graduates from the University of Northern British Columbia Northwest campus in Terrace. For some, they moved from... more
  • Tuesday, June 4, 2019
    Lydia Stephens launched her educational journey on a bright, summer day in August, 1994. The University of Northern British Columbia was officially being opened in Prince George and included special guest, her Majesty... more
  • Thursday, May 30, 2019
    Prince George, B.C. – The University of Northern British Columbia will grant more than 700 credentials during the 2019 Convocation beginning Friday in Prince George. Among the highlights of this year’s... more