Media Releases

UBC hosts Faith, Community and Culture conference

UBC hosts Faith, Community and Culture conference

On the verge of having an international conference on religion cancelled due to political turmoil, UBC Professor Francisco Peña stepped in and is bringing the event to Kelowna.

Historic home creates unique opportunity for fine art students

Historic home creates unique opportunity for fine art students

A new partnership between UBC Okanagan and Vernon’s Caetani Cultural Centre will help make artistic dreams come true for two student-artists.

Pony Cabaret returns

Now in its fourth year, the Pony Cabaret returns with a stellar line-up of local and west coast talent. Hosted by Miss Cookie LaWhore, Pony showcases performers across a variety of disciplines.

Community invited to build a mason bee house

Members of the community are invited to attend a workshop where they will learn how to build a mason bee house for their garden.

Fine arts student invites internationally renowned artist to Kelowna

Fine arts student invites internationally renowned artist to Kelowna

A UBC Okanagan fine arts student was so inspired by an internationally acclaimed artist, he invited him to Kelowna.

Seven Fallen Feathers author and journalist offering two presentations in the Okanagan

Seven Fallen Feathers author and journalist offering two presentations in the Okanagan

Award-winning author and journalist Tanya Talaga will delve into hard truths revealed in her critically acclaimed book, Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death and Hard Truths in a Northern City, during two presentations co-sponsored by UBC Okanagan and Okanagan College.

UBC hosts gala evening of fun, art and entertainment

UBC hosts gala evening of fun, art and entertainment

It’s an event that’s been on display for 17 years now.

Living Things International Arts Festival returns to Kelowna

Living Things International Arts Festival returns to Kelowna

Get set for a month of visual art, live theatre and music as the Living Things International Arts Festival takes the stage.

UBC Okanagan professor hosts international bee symposium

An international symposium on bees—with topics ranging from their health to their importance—takes place in Kelowna this month.