Our alumni inspire through their ideas, their research, and their dedication to bettering the world around them.
Environmental Chemistry Alumna
As a recipient of an NSERC CREATE IACPES scholarship, as well as a Queen Elizabeth II graduate scholarship, today Garner is undertaking graduate studies in Atmospheric Chemistry at the University of Calgary, ultimately in pursuit of a PhD.
When two members of King’s immediate family fell ill during his second year of studies, King had to overcome a difficult period. “Continuing my education through all of that is one of my greatest personal accomplishments,” he says.
Now, King hopes to get involved in cancer research, specifically a new innovative method of treating certain cancer types with altered viruses.
Rebecca Mlikotic completed a BSC honours in biochemistry and gained valuable experience as an intern the BC Cancer Agency. After graduating from UBC Okanagan, she went on to earn a degree in midwifery at UBC Vancouver.
Environmental Chemistry Alumnus
When Viktor Nnabuihe chose UBC Okanagan, he saw it as an opportunity to start a new chapter of his life on a blank page, a chance to really figure out who he is. Moving away from family and friends in Alberta, Nnabuihe welcomed change with excitement.
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