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.
Alumni City Ambassadors
If you’re a UBC Okanagan campus grad and you are moving to a new city (or just passing through), the Okanagan Alumni City Ambassadors are ready to welcome you to their city, answer local questions and connect you to the broader UBC network.
- UBC Okanagan conference draws digital media experts March 17, 2017Digital media experts from across North America will gather at UBC Okanagan from May 17 to 19 for the first-ever Digital Media in Education conference.
- Children who play outside more likely to protect nature as adults March 17, 2017Protecting the environment can be as easy as telling your kids to go outdoors and play, according to a new UBC study.
- UBC research paves way for improved road construction March 16, 2017A team of researchers have identified an improved method to predict the strength and durability of shale embankments that line roads.
- Shining stars, bright minds win top accolades at UBC Okanagan March 11, 2017Open minds, creative thinking and cutting-edge research have led to top awards for faculty and students at UBC’s Okanagan campus.
- Finalists announced in UBC's Okanagan Short Story Contest March 9, 2017Esteemed Canadian writer Renée Saklikar is doing some high-pressured page turning, as it’s down to the wire for the finalists in the 2017 Okanagan Short Story Contest.
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- 9th Annual UBC Okanagan Heat Athletic Awards Banquet March 28, 2017UBC Okanagan Heat student athletes honoured at Capri Hotel March 28th.
- Female Award Winners for the 9th Annual Athletics Awards Banquet March 28, 2017For the first time a cross country student athlete takes home the top award as Veronika Fagan is named the UBC Okanagan Outstanding Athlete of the Year.
- Male Award Winners for the 9th Annual Athletics Awards Banquet March 28, 2017Mitch McCaw wins the top individual male award capturing the Most Outstanding Athlete. Kyle Hinchey is the Rookie of the Year. Bornemann wins second straight student athlete of the year.
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The Grape Debate 2017 – What role does the vessel play?
Baby Talk: How Language Learning Begins Before Birth – Featuring Dr. Janet Werker
Why are people afraid of chemicals?
- 2017 Heat Athletic Banquet Recap March 29, 2017
- Industry 4.0 March 28, 2017
- 2016 Convocation Thursday June 9, 1:30pm - Faculty Education & Management March 28, 2017
Okanagan Alumni Leadership Committee
Gary Bennett, BA’64, MA’76
Sue Connaghan, BSc’84
Blake Edwards, BA'16
Casey Hamilton, BSFN'07
Nelson Jatel, BSc’98, MA'14
Ross Langford, BCom'89, LLB'89
Candice Loring, BMgt'16
Sharon McCoubrey, PhD'00
Cody McKay, BMgt'15
Find out more about the Alumni Leadership Committees.
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1138 Alumni Ave, ADM 103
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7
Tel: (250) 807.9360