New biomedical course seeks to improve the lived experience of those impacted by dementia
By Sam Charles on April 14, 2022
Students in ENGR 423 Wearable Devices connect with community partners to uncover innovative solutions
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Taking it one step at a time
By Sam Charles on January 26, 2022
Rodriguez was interested in exploring research, and applied for an NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award (USRA) with Assistant Professor Vicki Komisar. “As I investigated possible research I could explore, it opened my eyes to a research that I didn’t even consider to be in the realm of engineering.”
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged handrails, Komisar, Rodriguez, USRA
UBCO’s annual Life Raft Debate goes back in time
By Patty Wellborn on January 20, 2022
Time travel is the only chance to save society, but who gets to go?
Posted in Media Advisory | Tagged campus, engineering, event, Komisar
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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New faculty set to expand opportunities at School of Engineering
By Sam Charles on December 8, 2020
On a Zoom call in late November, three new faculty members met to discuss their preparations for the upcoming year. The three incoming faculty are among ten incoming faculty that are starting at UBC Okanagan’s School of Engineering over the next year.
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