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This Week at UBC

March 18 - 24, 2018

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This Week at UBC

March 18 - 24, 2018

The University of British Columbia

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with Waneek Horn-Miller

presented by Professor Santa J. Ono

The Wisdom of Reconciliation: A roadmap for multiculturalism

Thursday, April 19, 2018
Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre

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March 23, 2018
Million Dollar Med$: Exploring Canadians’ Access to Life-saving Medicines
What if you couldn’t get medicine for yourself or someone you love? Join Global Reporting Centre founder and journalist Peter Klein as he discusses the Million Dollar Med$ project and its investigation of the impact of rare diseases on Canadian families and how Canada can increase access to treatments that could save lives.

March 24, 2018
Holi 2018
Let’s welcome spring with the celebration of Holi! What better way to bring in the season than by celebrating the festival of love?As UBC Indian Students Association's most exciting and anticipated community event of the year, come join the fun, throw some colors and enjoy the food!

March 25, 2018
Storm the Wall
Embrace Tradition. Embrace the Spirit. Embrace the Storm. Join UBC Recreation for one of UBC’s most iconic experiences! Participate as a competitive or just for fun team and complete the course as a relay, or challenge yourself to do the whole course on your own as an Iron Person. You will swim, sprint, bike, run, and Storm The Wall!

March 27, 2018
Human-Computer Interaction Research Issues in VR/AR Lecture
Are virtual and augmented realities (VR/AR) the next human-computer interaction (HCI) paradigm? This lecture examines issues in interactive VR/AR systems through a lens of HCI research. Building on his previous research, Yoon makes a case for natural user interfaces and asynchronous collaboration in VR/AR.



April Highlights

April 1Beaty Museum: Way Cool Lecture Series
April 3UBC Engineering Physics Alumni Social Night
April 3The Chan Turns 20
April 5A Matter of Confidence: The Inside Story of the Political Battle for BC
April 5 - April 6Bridging Research, Policy, & Practice: Introducing the UBC Cluster on Migration
April 5Using Neutron Star Mergers to Search for Asymmetric Dark Matter
April 6UBC Symphonic Wind Ensemble & UBC Concert Winds
April 6AMS Block Party
April 9PhDs Go Public Research Talk Series: Art and Resistance – Multi-Disciplinary Research Perspectives
April 9UBC Indian Residential School History & Dialogue Centre Grand Opening
April 12Film Screening: Heart of a Dog
April 14UBC Farm: Winter Foraging Workshop
April 15Pre-show Artist Talk with Roberto Fonseca
April 15UBC Farm: Bird Survey with Vancouver Natural History Society
April 18 - April 26AHVA BFA/BA Graduating Exhibition
April 18Film Screening: Unsettling Environmental Review
April 18Bang! Festival Concert
April 192018 EDGE Film Festival
April 19Faculty of Education: UBC IB Alumni Reception 5th Anniversary
April 19Beaty Nocturnal
April 19MEDtalks – Emergency: Drug Use and Addiction in the 21st Century
April 20SPPH Grand Rounds
April 21UBC Farm: Cultured and Vegan Cheesemaking Workshop
April 21War and Peace – The Tallis Scholars
April 22UBC Botanical Garden: Earth Day Bird Tours and Grow Green Guide Tours
April 24Arpanatolia
April 24PhDs Go Public Research Talk Series: Health and People
April 26UBC Farm: Composting with Worms – Vermicomposting 101
April 27Mental Health First Aid for Student Leaders
April 28Circa: Opus
April 29Wondrous Worlds