Setting Boundries

Online virtual event

In this engaging workshop, we will explore the common struggles that arise after setting boundaries, such as guilt and pushback, and the impact these challenges can have on our relationships. We will also look at strategies to effectively manage these reactions.

Event Series Nurse On Campus

Nurse On Campus

University Centre (UNC) - Picnic 3272 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada

Drop-in and chat with our nurse on campus. No appointment needed to access this free service.

Fitting Models to Data Not Data to Models Workshop Series: Generalized Additive Models

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada

This workshop will introduce Generalized Additive Models (GAMs), which allow one to fit models that are complex and nonlinear but easily interpretable, unlike many “black-box” machine learning models.

By the end of this session, participants will be able to fit GAMs in R using the mgcv package and understand the advantages of GAMs over GLMs and LMs.

Free
Event Series B.A.R.K.2GO

B.A.R.K.2GO

Engineering, Management, and Education Building (EME) 1137 Alumni Ave, Kelowna, BC, Canada +1 more

Spend time with therapy dogs, reduce your stress, and meet others from UBC Okanagan.

Event Series Études Express

French Études Express

Arts Building (ART) 1147 Research Road, Kelowna, BC, Canada

Tous Les Mercredis Où : ART 222 Quand : 15h30 à 17h00 Venez vous joindre à nous lors de l’Étude express du mercredi pour une session de jeux de société, un moment de discussion ou de révision. Nous offrons plusieurs services tels que le soutient académique et aux travaux, la présence d’un.e assistant.e à l’enseignement, des activités […]

FREE

UBC Okanagan Books of the Year

Engineering, Management, and Education Building (EME) – Richard S. Hallisey Atrium (Lower atrium) 1137 Alumni Ave, Kelowna, BC, Canada

Join us for an informal reception celebrating the remarkable achievements of UBC Okanagan faculty.

Event Series Food Skills Workshop

Food Skills Workshop

University Centre (UNC) - Picnic 3272 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada

Do you want free food? Are you looking to expand your cooking skills? Join Campus Health & Wellness in the kitchen with a new recipe each week

UBC Reads Sustainability with Jody Wilson-Raybould

The Commons (COM) - Sawchuk Family Theatre (Engagement Theatre) 3297 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada +1 more

Featuring True Reconciliation: How to be a Force for Change How can just relations challenge colonialism? And how do we centre reconciliation and justice in climate solutions? Hear from former Member of Parliament, former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, and bestselling author Jody Wilson-Raybould, while connecting with a community striving to contribute […]

Event Series Kickboxing

Kickboxing

Gymnasium (GYM) 3211 Athletics Court, Kelowna, BC, Canada

Join us for a five-week session of kickboxing classes at the UBC Okanagan Gymnasium.

$55

Flexing your brain after stroke and the power of imagination

Online virtual event

Practice and learning is key to recovery after a stroke. But what if there are barriers to practice? Dr. Kraeutner’s work focuses on improving the way we learn to promote functional recovery after stroke. Presenter: Sarah Kraeutner, PhD, Assistant Professor and Michael Smith Health Research BC Scholar, the Neuroplasticity, Imagery, and Motor Behaviour Laboratory, Department […]

Statistical Fundamentals: A Visual Approach Workshop Series – Non-parametric Tests and Visualizations

Library Building (LIB) 3287 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada

This session will introduce participants to non-parametric tests, which are useful when data distributions do not meet the assumptions of parametric tests. Attendees will learn to compare the adaptability of these tests with different data distributions and to visualize their operation.

By the end of the session, participants should be able to choose and apply the appropriate non-parametric tests for their data, visualize the operation of these tests, and understand the challenges of multiple testing with non-parametric methods.

Free

Interdisciplinary Co-op Education Program Information Session

Engineering, Management, and Education Building (EME) 1137 Alumni Ave, Kelowna, BC, Canada

To celebrate National Work Integrated Learning Month, join us for an informative session where you can learn about exciting undergraduate Co-op opportunities that bridge the gap between classroom learning and practical work experience.

Event Series Food Skills Workshop

Food Skills Workshop

University Centre (UNC) - Picnic 3272 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada

Do you want free food? Are you looking to expand your cooking skills? Join Campus Health & Wellness in the kitchen with a new recipe each week

Event Series Y Mind

Y Mind

Residence - Nechako 1255 International Mews, Kelowna, BC, Canada

Y Mind is a series of weekly, supportive group sessions that help you learn tools to manage your stress and anxiety. Participants will receive a free 3-month membership to the YMCA.

Free

What is Fairness in Education?

Okanagan College (Kelowna) 1000 KLO Road, Kelowna, BC, Canada

What should a just and fair education system look like? Explore the question in this upcoming talk.