Irving K. Barber Faculty of Science

UBCO launches Bachelor of Sustainability degree

UBCO launches Bachelor of Sustainability degree

New program first of its kind in Canada

Living with Wildfire
Gut Health

Gut Health

Researchers are evaluating how environmental factors like diet influence gut health, and whether innovative solutions can alter inflammatory bowel disease’s susceptibility

North American Model of Wildlife Conservation gets a cultural refresh

North American Model of Wildlife Conservation gets a cultural refresh

UBCO researchers help weave Indigenous-led policy into newly revised model

Scientists say current wildfire situation is beyond a ‘crisis’

Scientists say current wildfire situation is beyond a ‘crisis’

A team of scientists, including UBC Okanagan’s Dr. Mathieu Bourbonnais, […]

Forests, Floods and Freshwater
Entrepreneurial Geologist

Entrepreneurial Geologist

COLE EVANS NEVER PLANNED ON GOING TO UNIVERSITY. “For years, […]

UBCO researchers identify best strategy to reduce human-bear conflict

UBCO researchers identify best strategy to reduce human-bear conflict

Conservationists have long warned of the dangers associated with bears becoming habituated to life in urban areas. Yet, it appears the message hasn’t gotten through to everyone.

UBCO experts on UN Decade of Ecosystem Restoration

UBCO experts on UN Decade of Ecosystem Restoration

UBCO experts are available to comment on how to restore and protect ecosystems, rewild gardens and create sustainable consumer behaviour to help achieve a greener relationship with the environment.

Academic excellence and volunteerism lead to prestigious Pushor Mitchell recognition

Academic excellence and volunteerism lead to prestigious Pushor Mitchell recognition

For as long as Rebecca Chadney can remember, she has loved both arts and sciences.