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Kelowna Green Business Awards Organized by OC Students

The 2012 Green Business Awards will be presented at a luncheon on April 25, presented in partnership by the Kelowna  Chamber of Commerce with the Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) Okanagan. come to the luncheon and learn about Okanagan businesses’ committments to sustainability!

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SIFE and CanStruction

SIFE Okanagan, Okanagan College’s own awesome student group, once again worked with the Rotary Club to bring this amazing fundraising event to Kelowna. Read more »


Join Kelowna’s Student Green Team!

Kelowna Campus needs you! As a Student Green Team volunteer you will. . . . Help run green events on campus, Mentor students in best practices, Learn more about the College’s sustainability practices; Have input on the College’s goals and directions; Make a difference.

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Canstruction – Feeding Hunger

A partnership between Civil Engineering Technology students and members of SIFE Okanagan proved to be a win-win partnership for the College and community after the Okanagan College team earned an honourable mention at the Canstruction event and collected hundreds of pounds of food for the Food Bank. Read more »


OC and UBCO’s trash audited

In October 2008, UBC Okanagan and Okanagan College Enviro clubs challenged each other to an assessment of what is in the college’s trash. That day, 72% of the trash thrown out at UBC Okanagan was not garbage, compared to 70% at Okanagan College. Read more »


Eco-nomics Awards and 3 Steps Presentation

On April 29, 2009, the first Eco-nomics Awards presentation was held at the Delta Grande Hotel in Kelowna, BC. 

The awards, co-organized by Okanagan College students (members of the SIFE, Students in Free Enterprise group) and the Kelowna Chambre of Commerce, recognized businesses in the community who are leaders in environmentally sustainable practices. Read more »