Recent News & Stories

  • Hugues Massicotte in the field at Aleza Lake Research Forest
    UNBC Stories
    Wednesday, May 5, 2021
    The University of Northern British Columbia is recognizing three distinguished Professors Emeriti at the University’s virtual Convocation on June 25. Dr. Henry Harder (Health Sciences), Dr. Ross Hoffman (First Nations Studies) and Dr. Hugues Massicotte (Ecosystem Science and... more
  • Satellite image of the Klinaklini Glacier and the Ha-Iltzuk Icefield in  British Columbia
    UNBC Stories
    Wednesday, April 28, 2021
    A supercomputer located at the University of Northern British Columbia helped an international team of researchers discover that the rate of mass loss from Earth’s glaciers is accelerating.  The computer, jointly funded by UNBC and the Hakai Institute, constructed digital... more
  • UNBC Geoffrey R Weller Library
    UNBC Stories
    Wednesday, April 21, 2021
    Prince George, B.C. – TC Energy’s Coastal GasLink project is renewing its partnership with the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) and investing $180,000 over the next three years to support civil and environmental engineering programs as well as funding for... more
  • Dr. Bonnie Henry
    UNBC Stories
    Tuesday, April 20, 2021
    Prince George, B.C. – Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C.’s Provincial Health Officer (PHO) who has led the province’s response on the COVID-19 pandemic and drug overdose emergency is slated to a receive an Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree during the 2021 virtual convocation at the University... more
  • UNBC Prince George campus in spring
    UNBC Stories
    Monday, April 19, 2021
    Prince George, B.C. – For a ninth time, the University of Northern British Columbia’s commitment to sustainability has resulted in being named one of Canada’s Greenest Employers, according to Mediacorp Canada Inc. “At UNBC, sustainability is at the heart of our teaching and... more