UNBC Stories

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • UNBC Nursing Club
    Tuesday, July 24, 2018
    In addition to their academic workload in the classroom, students in UNBC’s Nursing Club also found time for philanthropic activities during the 2017-18 school year. The club, comprised of students in the... more
  • Wood Innovation Research Lab
    Tuesday, July 10, 2018
    Building an ultra-energy efficient industrial-style building in a northern climate is no easy task, but the Wood Innovation Research Laboratory (WIRL) stands as proof it can be done. Home to researchers... more
  • Navita Dhillon, Sakshi Satish, Kiera Bokvist, Alice Won, Furqana Khan
    Wednesday, June 27, 2018
    To paraphrase Stevie Wonder, We just called to say thank-you. We just called to say how much we care. We just called to say thank-you. And we mean it from the bottom of our hearts. That’s... more
  • Spencer Greening
    Thursday, June 21, 2018
    Spencer Greening is one of 15 graduate students from across Canada who has received a Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Doctoral Scholarship, one of the most prestigious awards in Canada in the Social... more

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