UBC's Okanagan Campus Development & Alumni Engagement Office
Development and Alumni Engagement
1138 Alumni Ave.
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7
- UBC, Okanagan College open time capsule December 13, 2018A time capsule, complete with dozens of items tucked away 25 years ago by staff at Okanagan University College (OUC), was opened and its contents revealed. On Wednesday, Okanagan College President Jim Hamilton and UBC Okanagan’s Deputy Vice-Chancellor Deborah Buszard watched as the time capsule’s sealed lid was removed.
- Submissions welcome for UBC Okanagan’s annual fiction competition December 12, 2018Authors encouraged to put pen to paper and get creative
- Giant tortoise provides insights into longevity and age-related disease December 11, 2018Ever since Darwin’s first steps on the Galapagos Islands, understanding the adaptations that offer the giant tortoise its extended lifespan has been a tantalizing scientific pursuit.
- Grand Chief Stewart Phillip receives UBC honorary degree December 3, 2018Indigenous leader Grand Chief Stewart Phillip received an honorary degree at the University of British Columbia’s fall convocation ceremony on November 28.
- UBC professors explain the brilliance behind this year’s Nobel Prize winners November 29, 2018On December 10, thousands of miles away from the Okanagan, world leaders will gather in both Stockholm and Oslo to watch the 2018 Nobel Prizes be officially awarded.