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Posts from the ‘Water Quality and Savings’ Category


Water expert speaks on future and Western Canada’s climate

The chair of the United Nation’s Water for Life Decade will be at Okanagan College’s Vernon campus Thursday, Nov. 15 as part of the ongoing Science in Society Series.

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Green Roof Research at OC Penticton

Did you realize there are a number of Green Roof sections on the Centre of Excellence building in Penticton? Faculty from Okanagan College are carrying out research on the hydrology of the green roof to support scholarly activity and teaching.  Read more


Clean the Creek April 25th!

Have some fun and make a contribution to the health of Fascieux Creek on the KLO Okanangan campus! Wednesday, April 25, 2012 3:00 PM-4:30 PM. Read more »


Marketing Students Campaign for Tap Water

80 students in Arnica Rowan’s BUAD 116 Marketing class are applying their new advertising, publicity and promotions knowledge to a great cause. Their work is flooding the Kelowna campus, as the first year students are trying to switch students and staff away from bottled water to tap water. Watch for more events World Water Day on March 22nd!

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Campus Facilities Boast Green Policies

Campus Planning and Facilities Management at Okanagan College is committed to environmentally sustainable maintenance and development.   
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On campus: Xeriscaping and Indigenous Flora

Okanagan College is comprised of 4 campuses, with 41.1 acres of green space! Read more »


Local scientist to discuss water issues in public speaker series

Dr. Anna Warwick Sears, Executive Director of the Okanagan Basin Water Board, will address many issues surrounding water in the Okanagan at a public presentation at Okanagan College’s Vernon campus on Tuesday, Sept. 27 at 7:30 p.m. as part of the Science in Society Speaker Series (a joint project by Okanagan Science Centre and the Okanagan College).

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