UNBC Stories

  • Wood Innovation Research Lab
    Tuesday, July 10, 2018
    Building an ultra-energy efficient industrial-style building in a northern climate is no easy task, but the Wood Innovation Research Laboratory (WIRL) stands as proof it can be done. Home to researchers... more
  • Navita Dhillon, Sakshi Satish, Kiera Bokvist, Alice Won, Furqana Khan
    Wednesday, June 27, 2018
    To paraphrase Stevie Wonder, We just called to say thank-you. We just called to say how much we care. We just called to say thank-you. And we mean it from the bottom of our hearts. That’s... more
  • Spencer Greening
    Thursday, June 21, 2018
    Spencer Greening is one of 15 graduate students from across Canada who has received a Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Doctoral Scholarship, one of the most prestigious awards in Canada in the Social... more
  • Hernández-Read
    Monday, June 4, 2018
    Public archives play an indispensable role in safeguarding our documentary heritage while at the same time balancing the needs of public access with a degree of personal privacy for the record’s subject.... more
  •  Han Wei Chan Brad Zdanivskyand Ashish Sachdeva
    Friday, June 1, 2018
    Technology is transforming the way we live and a pair of UNBC Computer Science graduates want to ensure everyone has the chance to benefit. Ashish Sachdeva and Han Wei Chan formed Vancouver-based tech... more
  • Vanessa Sido and Kate Palfrey
    Thursday, May 31, 2018
    Vanessa Sido and Kate Palfrey come from different generations and grew up half a world apart, yet both credit the nursing program at the University of Northern British Columbia’s South-Central campus in... more
  • Jennifer Coosemans
    Wednesday, May 30, 2018
    Jennifer Coosemans, Marleigh Owen and Jennifer Lewis are all passionate about their chosen and future careers. And while their university degrees they received recently may be different, they all cherished... more
  • Tuesday, May 29, 2018
    Sammy Azak has some advice for those who may be on the fence when it comes to earning a university degree. Go for it. “For the students who are coming up, don’t listen to what anyone says about the... more
  • Amy Blanding and Yahlnaaw/Aaron Grant.
    Wednesday, May 23, 2018
    They are ubiquitous in offices, homes and public places. Inspirational messages about overcoming obstacles, challenging fears, breaking through barriers. Often they are plastered on posters featuring a kite,... more