UNBC Stories

  • Cats wanted for the study must be free roaming and willing to wear or try a specialty collar.
    Tuesday, May 28, 2019
    Researchers at the University of Northern British Columbia are seeking a few good felines who hunt and like bringing their prized prey back to their humans. The house cats must be free roaming and willing... more
  • Friday, May 24, 2019
    Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - Increases in occupational and physical therapy training seats will ensure more patients get access to care that will improve their... more
  • Wednesday, May 22, 2019
    Back in 1993, the stars aligned for Dr. Glen Schmidt to become a founding faculty member at the University of Northern British Columbia when it opened in 1994.   A social work clinician, Dr. Schmidt had... more
  • A Dance Through the Seasons Book cover
    Tuesday, May 21, 2019
    Dreams play an important role in Aboriginal culture. They provide meaningful connections to a person’s past, present, future, and traditions.  When Leona Prince was gifted a dream from her friend and... more
  • Tuesday, May 7, 2019
    B.C.’s forests and watersheds have taken a beating over the past few years. Wildfires, floods, landslides, and pests such as the Mountain Pine Beetle have all had significant environmental and socio-... more
  • Monday, May 6, 2019
    Emilio Caputo describes his experience at the University of Northern British Columbia as one of opportunity, where the opportunities were so numerous he was forced to decline them. “I’ve travelled... more
  • Friday, May 3, 2019
    How can intergenerational living benefit university students and seniors? As part of an innovative pilot study and new experiential learning course this past fall, two UNBC students spent four months living... more
  • Wednesday, May 1, 2019
    Prince George, B.C. – Engaging the broader community on topics that will affect them now and in the future is the goal of the next TEDx event at the University of Northern British Columbia. With the theme... more
  • Monday, April 15, 2019
    Gene and cell therapies for diabetes. Helping bears one simulation at a time. Effects of gender stereotypes on women’s competence and participation in physical activity. Facilitators to military mental health... more