UNBC Stories

  • Tuesday, September 25, 2018
    For the second year in a row, a postdoctoral researcher at UNBC has received a Banting Fellowship, a prestigious national research award. Dr. Vanessa Sloan Morgan is the recipient of a 2017-18 Banting... 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
  • Embedded thumbnail for New biodiversity study reveals thousands of rare species in inland temperate rainforest
    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
  • Friday, September 7, 2018
    Prince George, B.C. – Following a term that has seen the University of Northern British Columbia increase the number of students attending, improve its research support and activity, and bring key programming... 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
  • Friday, July 20, 2018
    Prince George, B.C. – The University of Northern British Columbia and TeejLab Inc. are creating a new Centre of Excellence in Data Privacy, Security and Integrity that will provide thought leadership, best... 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