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From Big Data to Your Data: How Data-Driven Technologies are Shaping the Future with Nora Young

The Irving K. Barber Faculty of Science invites you to attend the Distinguished Speaker Series featuring CBC’s Nora Young.

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Flag lowering Notification: The Canada, BC, Okanagan Nation Alliance and UBC Flags at UBC Okanagan and the Canada flag (at Flagpole Plaza) and the BC, Musqueam and UBC Flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) on the UBC Vancouver Campus are lowered today in remembrance of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, who passed away on April 9, 2021. The flags will be lowered from now until sunset on the day of the funeral and memorial service (to be determined). Learn more.


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Our talented and motivated students and faculty drive our research and support the quality of our undergraduate and graduate programs. The Okanagan campus bolsters the strength of UBC as one of the world’s top public universities.

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BSc FRESHWATER SCIENCE

Study water quality, hydrology, water resources, and aquatic organisms to prepare for careers related to inland aquatic ecosystems.

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Students in the Freshwater Science Program observing fresh river water

REAL-WORLD IMPACT

Our students and faculty are full of passion. They create, inquire, innovate and challenge convention—changing how we live, in the Okanagan and around the world.

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.

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A REMARKABLE PLACE: KELOWNA & THE OKANAGAN

195,000 people in Kelowna’s metro area. One of Canada’s fastest growing cities—and getting younger. All of this within the stunning natural beauty of BC’s Okanagan Valley. Read more.

UBC OKANAGAN IN THE COMMUNITY: LEARN MORE

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