Recent News & Stories

  • Graduating class on the ceremonial stairs
    UNBC Stories
    Thursday, May 19, 2022
    Prince George, B.C. – The University of Northern British Columbia's 29th Convocation will mark a significant milestone as the 16,000th graduate will cross the stage on May 27 in Prince George. That number signifies 16,000 alumni who are now applying the knowledge and expertise... more
  • Mackenzie Bouchard Hooker along TELUS Student Street
    UNBC Stories
    Tuesday, May 17, 2022
    As a Métis person, improving Indigenous student achievement in the K-12 system is an issue close to Mackenzie Bouchard Hooker’s heart.  As a teacher and soon-to-be three-time UNBC graduate, Bouchard Hooker is in a position where she can make a difference.  “I feel... more
  • Drya Pridham leaning against a wall
    UNBC Stories
    Monday, May 16, 2022
    Dyra Pridham wants more from her career and the University of Northern British Columbia is helping her get there. Pridham, who is graduating with a Master of Business Administration degree on May 27, will give the valedictory address at the afternoon ceremony at the... more
  • Glen Thielmann in the T&L building
    UNBC Stories
    Friday, May 6, 2022
    Glen Thielmann feels energized working with teacher candidates in UNBC’s School of Education. The feeling is mutual. Recently, Thielmann received the 2022 Association of BC Deans of Education Teacher Educator Award. According to students who participated in the... more
  • Cheri Brown in MacCaffray Hall
    UNBC Stories
    Wednesday, May 4, 2022
    When Cheri Brown takes the stage at the 2022 Western Regional Three Minute Thesis Competition at the University of Winnipeg on May 6, she will be taking one more step in advocating for social justice and equitable treatment of Indigenous Peoples and cultures in Canada. Brown, a... more