UNBC Stories

  • Russ Callaghan
    Friday, January 20, 2017
    A new study from the Northern Medical Program (NMP) has found that tobacco-related illnesses accounted for a surprisingly large number of deaths among individuals diagnosed with alcohol- and drug-use disorders.... more
  • Nord University students
    Tuesday, January 17, 2017
    Cassidy Shuvera has lived across Canada. She appreciates its culture, people and charm. As a UNBC student enrolled in the Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies (specializing in International Northern... more
  • Environmental Planning 415
    Wednesday, January 11, 2017
    In four short months, Rebecca DeLorey gained valuable experience working with a client, as part of a team, on a real-life project. It’s exactly what she was searching for when she enrolled in Environmental... more
  • Wednesday, January 11, 2017
    As a fifth-year computer science and geographics information systems (GIS) student, Matt McLean spends a lot of time looking at pictures of the outdoors. As a student taking the elective... more
  • Terrance Badham, David Schroeter
    Tuesday, January 10, 2017
    A group of University of Northern British Columbia business students are putting their leadership and critical thinking skills to the test this week at the annual JDC West 2017 competition at the University... more
  • Convocation 2016
    Wednesday, December 21, 2016
    Above: Convocation is an annual highlight at UNBC. For the second consecutive year, the University of Northern British Columbia is ranked No. 1 in in the country in its category by Maclean’s Magazine.... more
  • UNBC student Cleo Whetter
    Wednesday, December 14, 2016
    Instead of writing a term paper, University of Northern British Columbia student Sharon Brewer was able to tell stories and paint with children at Immaculate Conception School in Prince George. Brewer was... more
  • Carleen Paltxat, Dr. Zoe Meletis, Dr. Mark Groulx, George Harris, Carolyn Holmes
    Monday, December 12, 2016
    Sometimes the best ideas don’t come from the academic literature or out of the mouth of a lecturer in a classroom, but rather from everyday people who want to make a difference. It was with that in mind... more
  • Greg Daniels
    Friday, December 9, 2016
    With the whirring of a brush saw in his ears, Gregory Daniels was a teenager happy to earn a paycheque. A job, yes. But a career in forestry? That seemed a long way off. “I was working minimum-wage jobs,” Daniels... more

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