UNBC Stories

  • Teaching and Learning Building at the Prince George campus
    Wednesday, September 11, 2019
    The University of Northern British Columbia increased its scores across the board in the latest edition of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. For the third consecutive year, UNBC ranks... more
  • Monday, September 9, 2019
    Prince George, B.C. – Cree/Dakelh artist Clayton Gauthier will be at the University of Northern British Columbia’s Prince George campus carving cedar planks that represent various First Nations that once... more
  • Friday, August 30, 2019
    Sediments on the surfaces of a glacier in eastern B.C. and elsewhere in the world are acting as a sponge and absorbing large amounts of contaminants that are contained in glacial meltwater. Those are the... more
  • Graduate student Adrian Smith is participating in the prestigious international field school in Ecuador Aug. 21-27.
    Tuesday, August 13, 2019
    Adrian Smith got a head start this summer on his pending graduate research at the University of Northern British Columbia. It’s taken him from ancient Indigenous trails in northwestern B.C. in June and... more
  • Friday, August 9, 2019
    B.C. Environment and Climate Change Strategy Prince George, B.C. - In the heart of the Robson Valley, skirting the western edge of the Rocky Mountains, a diverse range of habitat has captured the... more
  • Wednesday, August 7, 2019
    Imagine being in a room full of powerful people who all share the same opinion on a matter of national significance. Now imagine being the lone dissenter. That’s the focus for the University of Northern... more
  • Detail of carving on Senate Doors by artist Ron Sebastian
    Thursday, August 1, 2019
    The University of Northern British Columbia has a proud history of hosting Indigenous artwork from around the region, the province and further north. This is done in the interest of building bridges between cultures and... more
  • Wednesday, July 31, 2019
    Prince George, B.C. – A variety of entrepreneurs, scientists, educators, and a performing artist will take to the stage at TEDxUNBC on Oct. 5 at the Canfor Theatre at the University of Northern British... more
  • UNBC's Northern B.C. iGem team
    Wednesday, July 17, 2019
    The growing number of deaths from opioid drug overdoses has become a national concern. The University of Northern B.C.’s Northern BC iGEM team, comprised of undergraduate science and business students is... more