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Next-generation ‘green’ concrete a home construction first

Prof. Shahria Alam mixes recycled waste aggregate into concrete.

Next-generation ‘green’ concrete a home construction first

UBC engineering professor mixes recycled waste aggregate into concrete Kelowna architect Hugh Bitz heard buzz about a “green concrete” project and called UBC. Bitz is always looking for ways to integrate green strategies and technologies into building projects – and decided that green concrete was the answer for constructing his own new home. The application […]

Bahareh Reza: APSC Rising Star of 2013

The first female engineering PhD graduate from UBC Okanagan’s School of Engineering is eager to put her civil engineering knowledge into practice.

Students awarded medals as heads of graduating class

Ten students are being recognized with gold medals for being at the top of their graduating class at UBC’s Okanagan campus convocation.

Cody Marwood: APSC Rising Star of 2013

Civil engineer’s 499 Capstone Design project helped the City of Vernon develop an Active Travel Plan to solve its transportation issues.

Devyn Farr: APSC Rising Star of 2013

BASc ’13 electrical engineer pushed by dynamic nature of Okanagan campus and his heavy involvement outside of core academics.