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  • Timberwolves Legacy Breakfast Guest Speaker, Theo Fleury
    Thursday, November 17, 2016
    Retired NHL All-Star and Stanley Cup champion Theo Fleury will headline the third annual UNBC Timberwolves Legacy Breakfast on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017. Fleury, who now focuses on his role as a healing... more
  • Monday, November 14, 2016
    In an effort to honour Prince George’s regional history and celebrate Confederation, UNBC chair and professor of Anthropology Dr. Michel Bouchard and Earl Henderson, UNBC First Nations Studies Métis... more
  • Map of UNBC Bioenergy Projects
    Wednesday, October 19, 2016
    An early snowfall has already blanketed the University of Northern British Columbia’s Prince George campus once this fall, but students living in the Neyoh residence are being kept toasty warm through a... more
  • Paula Wylie
    Wednesday, October 19, 2016
    Paula Wylie is continually learning, even after earning undergraduate and graduate degrees and having a successful career helping others. "School doesn't stop at the highest level of university," she told... more
  • Wednesday, October 12, 2016
    A culturally significant message tree has called UNBC home for the last 16 years, but on Oct. 22 it’s returning to its roots in the Nadleh Whut’en community. The tree, that’s been on loan to UNBC from the... more
  • Senators listen to a question at UNBC event.
    Friday, October 7, 2016
    The cost of reducing carbon emissions in Canada was the theme of a panel discussion featuring four members of the Canadian Senate’s Standing Committee on Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources at the... more
  • Wednesday, September 28, 2016
    UNBC professor Dr. Margo Greenwood has been appointed to the Institutes Advisory Board on Health Innovation with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). Dr. Greenwood is an Indigenous scholar of... more
  • Dr Jacqueline Pettersen
    Thursday, September 22, 2016
    Northern Medical Program assistant professor Dr. Jacqueline Pettersen will be working with team members across Canada as part of a national study, the largest of its kind, on dementia. The Canadian Consortium on... more
  • Tuesday, September 20, 2016
    Thanks in part to a Trainee Award from the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR), UNBC researcher Dr. Chris Buse is building a tool to help northern British Columbians gain a better... more