UNBC Stories

  • From left, Cody Birch, Jordan Pawluk, Dr. Peter Jackson, Taras Tereshchak and Brayden Nilson
    Thursday, November 2, 2017
    The air in Prince George is getting cleaner and a new analysis by a team of University of Northern British Columbia researchers suggests the city’s industrial sector deserves much of the credit.... more
  • Dr. Richard Lazenby
    Monday, October 30, 2017
    Northern B.C. is comprised of more than half a million square kilometres with a population of less than 250,000. It is both wild and at the same time accessible, with more than 50,000 km of forest service... more
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    Wednesday, October 11, 2017
    University of Northern British Columbia Associate Engineering Professor Dr. Thomas Tannert wants to change the way we build commercial buildings in British Columbia. With a BC Innovation... more
  • Heather Mitchell
    Wednesday, September 27, 2017
    Heather Mitchell hopes people living in northern communities will eventually begin to think of cycling as an everyday sport and healthy lifestyle activity that can be integrated into their daily routines.... more
  • Laura Ryser and Dr. Greg Halseth
    Friday, September 22, 2017
    A new book written by University of Northern British Columbia researchers delves into the increasingly rapid pace of change resource-dependent communities are facing in the global economy.... more
  • Marleen Morris and Laurie Gray
    Saturday, September 2, 2017
    Prince Rupert’s Third Avenue got a sharp new look this summer as it hosted British Columbia’s longest art gallery. Through a partnership with the University of Northern British Columbia’s Community... more
  • UNBC Teaching and Learning Conference organizers
    Tuesday, August 29, 2017
    The University of Northern British Columbia along with the College of New Caledonia faculty are heading back to school this week, in preparation of the beginning of the fall semester.  The 15th Annual UNBC... more
  • Dr. Daniel Weeks and Advanced Education Minister Melanie Mark
    Tuesday, August 15, 2017
    Advanced Education, Skills and Training Minister Hon. Melanie Mark made her first visit to the University of Northern British Columbia on Tuesday. Mark, who has family ties to Northern British Columbia,... more
  • Dr. Mark Shrimpton and Dr. Dezene Huber
    Tuesday, August 15, 2017
    University of Northern British Columbia researchers received funding for equipment Tuesday that will further their studies on how insects and fish adapt to changing environments. Dr. Dezene Huber, Dr. Mark... more