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UBCO hosts a gala evening of art and entertainment

UBCO hosts a gala evening of art and entertainment

Each year UBC Okanagan’s Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies, in association with the Visual Arts Course Union, hosts a fundraiser and gala event that celebrates the work of local artists.

UBCO professors explain the brilliance behind this year’s Nobel Prize winners

UBCO professors explain the brilliance behind this year’s Nobel Prize winners

Planets, poverty, peace and powerful batteries. The science and activism behind all of these are tied together this year by the lasting legacy of Alfred Nobel’s annual recognition for game-changes.

Use the humanities to bridge cultural divisions, say UBC profs

Use the humanities to bridge cultural divisions, say UBC profs

Researchers bring reasoning into scientific, often polarizing, issues

Inspired Word Café blends creativity, inclusivity and interactive fun

Inspired Word Café blends creativity, inclusivity and interactive fun

The Inspired Word Café is a community-based arts organization that plans training, workshops and poetic and literary readings. Organizers are now teaming up with UBC Okanagan’s Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies and the City of Kelowna to host a series of public readings and open mic sessions.

Mercedes Fernandez-Duran is pictured here with her daughter, son-in-law and grandchildren.

In memory of Dr. Mercedes Fernandez-Duran

Mercedes was an assistant professor of languages and world literatures in the Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies.

Alumni Exhibition

Alumni Exhibition

BFA alumna showing recent work during Homecoming 2019 at UBC Okanagan