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Campus Life

College to host free information session on the healthcare career you’ve never heard of

Apr 5, 2018 / 10:15 am

Okanagan College Media Release The first thing that comes to mind when thinking about a career in healthcare might be studying to become a doctor or a nurse,...

Supporting students at the heart of a $1.25M gift

Apr 4, 2018 / 12:00 am

From left: Linda Fitzpatrick, Ross Fitzpatrick, UBC Okanagan Chief Librarian Heather Berringer and UBC’s Deputy Vice-Chancellor Deborah Buszard pose for a...

Okanagan College Enactus and Valley First celebrate $100,000 of support

Mar 29, 2018 / 9:40 am

Okanagan College Media Release Okanagan College’s Enactus team hosted a ceremony this week to mark a milestone in support from one of the team’s key...

Budget provides growth in programs, services for College

Mar 27, 2018 / 3:41 pm

Okanagan College Media Release Okanagan College’s $112-million operating budget for 2018-19 will help provide new programs, new student support, and help...

Scotiabank’s support for College initiative translates into help for local non-profits

Mar 23, 2018 / 8:40 am

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 12.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Arial}span.s1 {font: 12.0px 'Times New Roman'} A renewed commitment from Scotiabank will help Okanagan...

Future business leaders soar at WCBC

Mar 16, 2018 / 2:58 pm

Business students from across the country vied for the top spots at the Western Canadian Business Competition (WCBC) hosted at Okanagan College last weekend and...

UBC study suggests antioxidants may not help with altitude sickness

Mar 15, 2018 / 12:00 am

Researchers take knowledge of how high altitude affects the brain to new heights A new UBC study is using a high-altitude expedition to better understand how...

FortisBC gives $42,000 surge to new trades training centre

Mar 14, 2018 / 9:47 am

Okanagan college Media Release Canada’s largest private utility company is helping address the skills gap in the province through a generous gift that will...

UBC researcher tackles the complexity of palliative care

Mar 14, 2018 / 12:00 am

National study underway to explore nurse’s role in end-of-life care UBC researcher Barb Pesut has spent her career working on ways to improve the quality of...

Kelowna residents urged to be a Bee Ambassador this year

Mar 13, 2018 / 12:00 am

Border Free Bees lands additional funding to increase scope of project  UBC’s Border Free Bees research project is encouraging local residents to 'bee'...

Smart-bridge technology could lead to cheaper and safer infrastructure

Mar 12, 2018 / 12:00 am

Researchers look to memory alloys over steel reinforcement  Researchers at UBC Okanagan have determined that smart memory alloys are a safer and more...

Chef set to shine in a new role

Mar 9, 2018 / 11:49 am

Okanagan College Media Release Renowned Chef Bernard Casavant is leaving Okanagan College, but he’s not leaving the institution or his devotion to culinary...

Top researchers receive prestigious awards at UBC Okanagan

Mar 9, 2018 / 12:00 am

Three professors named Researchers of the Year From smart building materials, to innovative public art, to improved palliative care, UBC Okanagan’s...

Researcher flying high after winning UBC Okanagan's 3MT final

Mar 7, 2018 / 12:00 am

Vice-Provost and Dean of UBC Okanagan’s College of Graduate Studies Miriam Grant (far left) poses with biology student Corrina Thomsen; chemistry student...

Enactus Okanagan College teams on the road to nationals

Mar 6, 2018 / 10:12 am

An impressive finish at the Enactus Canada Regional Exposition means at least two Okanagan College Enactus teams are heading to the national competition in May...

Info sessions offer a look into law enforcement studies

Mar 5, 2018 / 1:41 pm

Okanagan College Media Release A collaboration between Okanagan College and the Justice Institute of British Columbia (JIBC) is allowing students in the region...

Lumby siblings shine at Spaghetti Bridge contest

Mar 5, 2018 / 9:02 am

Two very determined defending champions, a dash of friendly sibling rivalry and a home team hungry for victory spelled the recipe for a dramatic finish at the...

Newly developed 3D printed tissues could advance cancer research

Mar 5, 2018 / 12:00 am

UBC Okanagan prof. says the technique is a valuable new tool Researchers from UBC’s Okanagan campus hope to make advances in tissue replacement and cancer...

Beastly underworld on the bill for OC’s Red Dot Players

Mar 2, 2018 / 2:13 pm

Okanagan College Media Release Monsters, magic, mayhem and a reluctant hero are on the agenda as Okanagan College’s Red Dot Players bring Neverwhere to the...

Tuition increasing at OC

Mar 1, 2018 / 1:49 pm

Okanagan College Media Release Tuition will be increasing at Okanagan College in the coming year. Following provincial policy, the College’s Board of...

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