Recent News & Stories

  • UNBC Stories
    Wednesday, February 24, 2021
    It has been an exciting year for UBC Northern Medical Program (NMP) graduate and UNBC alumna Dr. Gurkirat Kaur Kandola. After finishing medical school last spring, she then entered UBC’s Pediatric Residency Program – Community Impact (CI) stream in July – a unique training... more
  • UNBC's Wood Innovation Research Lab in winter
    UNBC Stories
    Friday, February 19, 2021
    There’s nothing like a cold snap to prove the value of reliable energy and energy-efficiency. And with temperatures dropping to almost -40 degrees Celsius last week, the City of Prince George and the University of Northern British Columbia have two successes in downtown Prince... more
  • A sunny, winter day on UNBC's campus.
    UNBC Stories
    Thursday, February 18, 2021
    The B.C. Ministry of Health is investing in B.C. Interior research universities to understand the harmful effects of COVID-19 and mitigate its impact on communities across the province. The province has funded five collaborative research projects through the Interior University... more
  • Men's basketball player Tyrell Laing talks about his Black Lives Matter exeriences
    UNBC Stories
    Friday, January 29, 2021
    Last June, in a video shared on the UNBC Athletics social media accounts, men’s basketball student-athlete Tyrell Laing shared his Black Lives Matter story.  In the four-and-a-half-minute video titled Black Lives Matter: A Student's Plea To Be Seen, Heard, Tyrell spoke about... more
  • Global and International Studies Professor Dr. Nathan Andrews in McCaffray Hall
    UNBC Stories
    Wednesday, January 27, 2021
    The COVID-19 pandemic is changing a myriad of ways we teach, research and collaborate. UNBC Global and International Studies Assistant Professor Dr. Nathan Andrews is exploring some of those changing relationships as he studies what the pandemic means for post-graduate... more