Irving K. Barber Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Jeannette Armstrong works to protect Indigenous philosophies and oral Syilx stories

Jeannette Armstrong works to protect Indigenous philosophies and oral Syilx stories

AS A SPOKESPERSON FOR INDIGENOUS PEOPLES’ RIGHTS, award-winning writer, activist, novelist […]

When All the Stars Align

When All the Stars Align

Seeking the language of social justice, Assistant Professor Heather Latimer found gender and women’s studies.

UBCO launches Bachelor of Sustainability degree

UBCO launches Bachelor of Sustainability degree

New program first of its kind in Canada

UBCO student cycles to Arctic Ocean as fundraiser for mental health

UBCO student cycles to Arctic Ocean as fundraiser for mental health

Bears, loneliness, flat tires and new-found friends part of the journey

Medical cannabis users report consuming less tobacco

Medical cannabis users report consuming less tobacco

Reduced consumption attributed to onset of cannabis use

UBCO researchers explore the impact of canine cuddles on students

UBCO researchers explore the impact of canine cuddles on students

Physical contact with a dog makes a significant difference to wellbeing

Medical cannabis users report consuming less tobacco

Medical cannabis users report consuming less tobacco

Reduced consumption attributed to onset of cannabis use

UBCO sociologist discusses how to prepare for the emotional toll of wildfire evacuation
UBCO sociologist discusses how to prepare for the emotional toll of wildfire evacuation

UBCO sociologist discusses how to prepare for the emotional toll of wildfire evacuation

The sense of communal safety and security can be lost in mere minutes

Extraordinary academic achievement leads to major award win

Extraordinary academic achievement leads to major award win

The old adage ‘there is no I in team’ rings true for a recent UBC Okanagan graduate who has won a major financial award.