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  • Mackenzie Bouchard Hooker along TELUS Student Street
    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... more

  • Glen Thielmann in the T&L building
    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... more

  • Dr. Margo Greenwood
    December 29, 2021

    Joint release with NCCIH & Northern Health                        Dr. Margo Greenwood, an Indigenous scholar of Cree ancestry, has worked for over 30 years to transform the health and... more

  • Aaron Larsen
    May 13, 2021

    What began as a class assignment in an undergraduate history class at the University of Northern British Columbia will soon be at the centre of Aaron Larsen’s doctoral research at one of the world’s... more

  • Terrace Education graduates posing in the forest on Ferry Island.
    April 8, 2021

    Terrace and Quesnel B.C. – Students across northern British Columbia will soon have more options to pursue an undergraduate elementary stream education degree closer to home.  The revitalized... more

  • Dr. Alexander Lautensach and Dr. Sabina Lautensach
    December 3, 2020

    The latest edition of an open-access textbook co-edited by University of Northern British Columbia Education Adjunct Professor Dr. Alexander Lautensach is now online. Dr. Lautensach... more

  • Deborah Koehn
    June 5, 2020

    Deborah Koehn is a true educator’s educator.  A lecturer in the University of Northern British Columbia’s School of Education and coordinator of the Bachelor of Education program, Koehn has spent... more

  • June 5, 2019

    As Dorothy said in The Wizard of Oz, “there’s no place like home.” And it’s certainly true for three graduates from the University of Northern British Columbia Northwest campus in Terrace. For some,... more

  • November 26, 2018

    Two UNBC researchers, together with northern and provincial partners, have embarked on a five-year research project focused on further enhancing Indigenous health in northern B.C. Dr.... more

  • Amy Blanding and Yahlnaaw/Aaron Grant.
    May 23, 2018

    They are ubiquitous in offices, homes and public places. Inspirational messages about overcoming obstacles, challenging fears, breaking through barriers. Often they are plastered on... more

  • June 22, 2017

    Prince George, BC – Four outstanding University of Northern British Columbia graduates received 2017 Distinguished Alumni Awards, and three community members are the latest honorary... more

  • Faran Rashid and Shelly Niemi UNBC Valedictorians
    May 8, 2017

    Shelly Niemi is the first-generation Indigenous student within her family to earn a Master’s degree. She believes the support systems available for Indigenous students at UNBC made the... more

  • Student teachers UNBC School of Education
    February 16, 2017

    A group of future teachers from the School of Education at the University of Northern British Columbia are collaborating and networking with other student teachers from across Western... more

  • September 28, 2016

    UNBC professor Dr. Margo Greenwood has been appointed to the Institutes Advisory Board on Health Innovation with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). Dr. Greenwood is an... more