It's time to celebrate at UBC Okanagan

It's a busy week at UBC Okanagan.

Six separate graduation ceremonies over the next two days, both Thursday and Friday, feature over 17 hundred students earning their undergraduate degrees while 215 more receive their masters.

Among the highlites will be Friday when Olympic gold medalist Beckie Scott is presented with a Doctor of Laws.

Scott was an 11 year member of Canada's national cross-country ski team.

The 44 year-old is widely recognized for advocacy for drug-free sport.