Flags lowered in memory of Dr. Alan Paeth and Dr. Chris Willie
Flags at UBC Okanagan will be lowered on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in memory of Dr. Alan Paeth who passed away on June 3, 2018, and Dr. Chris Willie, who passed away on December 21, 2017. Read more…
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Designing high-tech storage carts for the homeless
A team of engineering students is working to develop a personal belongings cart—a movable and securable buggy with lights and locks that can hold a homeless person’s possessions.