Events & Announcements

Okanagan College Applied Research in the News:

Pushing the green building envelope: builders and educators working together (Feb 2020)

Conference promotes benefits of outdoor play for children (Oct 2019)

Foresight Cleantech collaborates with Okanagan College and UBC to foster growth of cleantech ecosystems (Sept 2019)

UBC and Okanagan College create green construction centre (July 2019)

All on Tape: Okanagan College applied research project investigates injuries in tree planters (June 2019)

Making the most of the water park: research aids a Kelowna firm making waves globally
(May 2019)

The Okanagan is RIPE with innovative applied research (April 2019)

OC and UBC Okanagan researchers explore how to better support migrant workers in B.C. (Feb 2019)

A Tale of Tree Planters and Taping - Why Colleges Matter (Feb 2019)


BC Beverage Technology Access Centre in the News:

 $1.75 M in federal funding announced for a BC Beverage Technology Access Centre at Okanagan College Penticton campus (June 2019)

‘Game changing’ beverage technology coming to South Okanagan (June 2019)

Upcoming Events:


Research Innovation Partnership Expo (RIPE) 2020
May 12, 2020


Contact Us

Dr. Beverlie Dietze
Learning and Applied Research
Tel: 250-762-5445 ext. 4528

Colette Martin
Assistant to Director, 
Learning and Applied Research
Tel: 250-762-5445 ext. 4736

Chantale Hutchinson
Learning and Applied Research
Tel: 250-762-5445 ext. 4979

Kristen Wiebe
Research Project Coordinator
Tel: 250-762-5445 ext. 4630



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1000 K.L.O Road
Kelowna, B.C.  V1Y 4X8

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