Meet the Scholars

Malaika Kapur on life at UBC

by Paul Razzell | April 11, 2014
Malaika Kapur international Scholar

UBC student climbing Everest to raise awareness of Tanzania Heart Babies project

African Awareness Week 2014

by Michael Mutiso and Nishat Tasnim | April 10, 2014
UBC Okanagan International Scholars African Awareness Week

“Knowledge is like the baobab tree: no one individual can embrace it.” — Ghanaian Proverb At UBC’s Okanagan campus, there is a tradition of creating learning communities for students to teach, reimagine, and expand their ideas about the world. African Awareness Week is one such opportunity. African Awareness Week is an annual celebration and exploration […]

Profile of Virginie Fostroy

by Nishat Tasnim and Alviss Luu | April 7, 2014
Virginie Fostroy UBC International Scholar

Virginie Fostroy is a busy fourth-year International Scholar at UBC’s Okanagan Campus. Find out what makes her tick.

The key to success in university life? Get involved.

by Author | April 1, 2014
Cecilia Monauban inter UBCnational scholar

Getting involved has been the key to Cecilia having a great UBC experience and led to her receiving a Faces of Today Award, which recognizes achievements of UBC student leaders.

UBC’s Student Leadership Conference 2014

by Nene Azu, Nishat Tasnim and Alviss Luu | February 19, 2014

  Name: Nene Azu Home: Cape Coast, Ghana Program: Bachelor of Science, Major in Economics Nene Azu is an energetic and enthusiastic first-year International Scholar on UBC’s Okanagan campus. He recently had the opportunity to travel to UBC’s Vancouver campus to attend the Student Leadership Conference, UBC’s largest student-run conference, inspiring and empowering delegates to take […]