Whether you graduated from UBC's Okanagan campus or are a UBC Vancouver alumnus who lives in the Okanagan Valley, we offer many ways to stay connected to the university.
- UBCO kindness researcher challenges the notion of mean teens July 8, 2020A UBC Okanagan researcher is hoping to flip the switch on the pre-convinced stereotype that teens are mean.
- Grizzlies change habits to coexist with people—but is it enough? July 6, 2020Researchers have determined that bear populations near people need two things to survive—adaptive behaviour to become nocturnal and immigrant bears moving into their region.
- UBCO engineers look at ways to power electric vehicles sustainably June 30, 2020New research from UBC Okanagan aims to improve the efficiency and cost associated with charging electric vehicles.
- UBC Okanagan uncorks new Wine Research Centre headquarters June 29, 2020The renowned wine region of BC’s Okanagan Valley now boasts a new research hub, as UBC shifts the headquarters of its acclaimed Wine Research Centre (WRC) from its Vancouver campus to its Kelowna-based campus.
- Community leadership, academic excellence and unwavering determination lead to prestigious Pushor Mitchell recognition June 17, 2020Teagan MacDougall reminds herself of one thing when the going gets tough—how worthwhile this will all be when she’s able to help sick children as a pediatrician.
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THE A PROJECT
THE A PROJECT is a volunteer program for UBC alumni to work shoulder-to-shoulder on local service projects in the Okanagan. Sign up to be among the first to hear about upcoming THE A PROJECT activities.
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Notes from Alumni
Remember what it was like to be a student? There were so many conflicting priorities! We are asking our alumni to take a moment to help to brighten a UBCO student’s day by writing them a quick note of advice or encouragement on a postcard.
UBC Okanagan alumni share their stories and career wisdom through fifteen questions as we celebrate UBC Okanagan's 15th anniversary.
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