UNBC Stories

  • Students studying
    Tuesday, October 9, 2018
    Those who are interested in learning more about the University of Northern British Columbia and what it has to offer are invited to attend the annual UNBC Fall Discovery Day on Saturday, Oct. 20. It’s an... more
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    Wednesday, October 3, 2018
    Fatimat Almentina Ramos Shidi travelled from Prince George to France to discover answers to some complex questions. A recent Master of Science - Biochemistry graduate from the University of Northern... more
  • Wednesday, September 26, 2018
    Glacier experts from the University of Northern British Columbia and The University of Manchester have discovered that the western margin of the Cordilleran ice sheet, that once covered western North... more
  • Tuesday, September 25, 2018
    For the second year in a row, a postdoctoral researcher at UNBC has received a Banting Fellowship, a prestigious national research award. Dr. Vanessa Sloan Morgan is the recipient of a 2017-18 Banting... more
  • Dr. Mamdouh Shubair
    Friday, September 21, 2018
    Long-haul commercial truck drivers can experience considerable health and safety risks related to their work environment. Little is known about best-practice health promotion programs that address the... more
  • Class of 2022
    Wednesday, September 12, 2018
    The beginning of a new academic year is one of the most exciting times on campus, full of new energy, full of new possibilities.Last week, UNBC welcomed 1,135 new students from around the world as they embarked on their... more
  • Embedded thumbnail for New biodiversity study reveals thousands of rare species in inland temperate rainforest
    Monday, September 10, 2018
    In British Columbia, much of the research on plant biodiversity has focused on coastal and maritime ecosystems, especially coastal temperate rainforests. However, in B.C. there is a second temperate... more
  • Friday, September 7, 2018
    Prince George, B.C. – Following a term that has seen the University of Northern British Columbia increase the number of students attending, improve its research support and activity, and bring key programming... more
  • Dr. Chris Opio
    Wednesday, August 8, 2018
    One by one, Dr. Chris Opio and Chandehl Morgan carefully remove trees from one-gallon buckets. The Moringa trees, reaching heights of 1.11 metres, have been growing in pots of well-drained soil for seven... more