Undergraduate Students

UBC’s Okanagan engineers design a first-place finish

Team takes top spot at Western Engineering Competition 2012

UBC Engineering students come up with concrete idea

First time an Okanagan campus team will enter Concrete Toboggan event

UBC student recognized as exceptional woman in engineering

Third-year engineering student Audrey Siebert-Timmer is one of five women across Canada who will receive a $5,000 scholarship from the Canadian Engineering Memorial Foundation (CEMF). Siebert-Timmer will travel to Halifax in May to receive her award. She will also serve as an ambassador of CEMF and present to youth at Okanagan high schools with the […]

UBC engineering students unveil novel design projects next week

Next week will be a busy time for engineering students at UBC’s Okanagan campus, as first-, second- and fourth-year students present major projects in three public showcases. Second-year Engineering students will race hovercraft they’ve designed and built next Thursday, April 7, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the gymnasium at UBC’s Okanagan campus. Fourth-year […]

Awards recognize Okanagan engineering co-op student, faculty member, and employer

The School of Engineering is celebrating the success of co-op grads…

Engineering a first in the Okanagan

When Erin Johnston steps across the stage this June to accept her degree in electrical engineering, she will be part of the first graduating cohort of the School of Engineering at UBC’s Okanagan campus in Kelowna. “It’s been a really amazing, somewhat unexpected journey,” says Johnston. “I’m really glad I chose to come through this […]

Hovercraft and cable machines tested in engineering design competitions

Hovercraft will race across the floor and cable-suspended inventions will travel through the air at the UBC Okanagan Gymnasium next Wednesday (April 11), as the UBC Okanagan School of Engineering holds its second-annual student challenge — the Engineering Design Awards.

Stantec Inc. invests in UBC School of Engineering students in the Okanagan

Faculty of Applied Science, the University of British Columbia – Stantec Inc., one of North America’s largest professional design and consulting companies, has recently donated $9,000 to scholarships for UBC Okanagan Engineering students. Stantec, which specializes in planning, engineering, architecture, surveying, and project management, has a strong presence in the BC Interior, and wanted to […]