School of Engineering design team wins Simon Cox Student Design Competition
By Sam Charles on May 9, 2022
A proprietary-free catheter drainage device, designed by a group of fourth year engineering students at UBC Okanagan has won the Simon Cox Student Design Competition.
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UBC Okanagan recognizes Jannik Eikenaar with a Teaching Excellence and Innovation Award
By Sam Charles on May 13, 2021
The UBC Okanagan Teaching Excellence and Innovation Award acknowledges teaching excellence and innovation at Okanagan campus.
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Inaugural Recipients of Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Impact Funding Announced
By Sam Charles on April 23, 2021
Winning teams selected to receive funding to launch student-led start-ups to solve real-world problems as part of the School of Engineering’s Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Impact Fund.
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UBC and Kal Tire announce research partnership
By Sam Charles on October 17, 2016
Kal Tire’s Mining Tire Group and the University of British Columbia have formed a research partnership that will allow the two organizations to collaborate in developing technology and innovative solutions for the mining tire industry.
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