UNBC Stories

  • 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
  • Jessy Rajan sorting food waste
    Wednesday, December 13, 2017
    Sustainability is at the heart of Jessy Rajan’s mission in life. A 2016 University of Northern British Columbia Master of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies graduate, Rajan channeled that passion... more
  • Will Bennison and Bianca Hankins
    Monday, December 4, 2017
    Using their innovative digital storytelling and coding skills, a group of students from high schools in School District No. 91 recently told stories about the Vikings discovering Newfoundland, the Apollo... more
  • Tuesday, November 21, 2017
    Dr. Gary Wilson, a Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Northern British Columbia, became President of the Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies (... more
  • Dr. Lianne Tripp
    Friday, November 17, 2017
    Undulant fever (also known as brucellosis) is a debilitating disease that is often caused by consuming unpasteurized goat’s milk. Originally discovered in Malta in 1887, the undulant fever bacteria caused... more
  • Hira Rashid
    Friday, November 17, 2017
    University of Northern British Columbia Social Work student Hira Rashid is lending her voice and personal experience to promote multiculturalism and combat racism as one of the newest members of the... more