UNBC Stories

  • Georgia Betkus, Dr. Shannon Freeman and Kevin Adam
    Monday, February 19, 2018
    At the University of Northern British Columbia, students get the opportunity to conduct research and have their work published at early stages of their studies. Take Georgia Betkus and Kevin Adam, who... more
  • Wednesday, February 14, 2018
    Dr. Mark Shegelski was about as far away as he could get from a sheet of curling ice when he had a eureka moment that eventually led to a scientific breakthrough about how we understand the physics of the... more
  • Thursday, February 1, 2018
    New research from Northern Medical Program Professor Dr. Russ Callaghan has found that Canadian minimum age of tobacco sales laws are effective in limiting smoking in underage youth.  In a study recently... more
  • Tuesday, January 30, 2018
    Exchange students Georgio Isaakidis, (Masters of International Northern Development from Greece), Glenn Westermann (Masters of International Northern Development from Bodo, Norway), and Simona Liseckate (... more
  • Corbin and Spencer Greening
    Friday, January 26, 2018
    Brothers Corbin and Spencer Greening share a unique connection between education and community. Growing up together in Burns Lake, Corbin was the first to attend at UNBC and earned his Bachelor of Arts... more
  • Dr. Ben Bryce
    Tuesday, January 23, 2018
    Immigration comes with both the opportunity of starting a new life, the challenge of finding ways to belong in a new country and the need to overcome the fear of outsiders that immigration can... more
  • Basil Hassoun and Emily Norum
    Thursday, January 11, 2018
    The University of Northern British Columbia and the Impact Centre at the University of Toronto and are creating new national entrepreneurial experiential learning opportunities for post-secondary students... more
  • Shawn Hegan
    Wednesday, January 3, 2018
    As University of Northern British Columbia graduate Shawn Hegan begins his career as a human resources professional, he will have a head start on achieving his professional designation. Hegan graduated... more
  • Grad Lori Nyce
    Wednesday, December 20, 2017
    January UNBC’s JDC West team, comprised of 48 business students, finds success at the annual undergraduate business competition in Edmonton. The Entrepreneurship team wins the silver medal, the Athletics... more