UBC Homecoming

UBC Homecoming

September 17–19, 2021 UBC Homecoming UBC Homecoming is a celebrated tradition to kick-off the academic year and it’s our biggest school spirit event.


“That a Beginning Be Made”: A Rule of Law for Our New Age of Anxiety

“That a Beginning Be Made”: A Rule of Law for Our New Age of Anxiety

September 7-9, 2021 “That a Beginning Be Made”: A Rule of Law for Our New Age of Anxiety We live in a time when it really does seem that there is an epidemic of anxiety. Drawing on a rich heritage of classical, pragmatist and practice-focussed thought, we have the resources to address those anxieties.


Pluralism

Maaza Mengiste

Pluralism: Strengthening respect for diversity


Social Justice

Desmond Cole and Robyn Maynard

Beyond the Police state: a conversation with Desmond Cole and Robyn Maynard


Desmond Cole and Robyn Maynard Student Event

Desmond Cole and Robyn Maynard Student Event

Jump-start your mind and heart Join your peers at UBC Connects for Students, for a unique opportunity to connect with some of the world’s most esteemed thought leaders in an intimate and interactive setting. UBC connects the dots — and people — to shed light on the world’s most pressing issues. Featured Speakers Desmond Cole […]


Representation

Kevin Kwan

Represent, Represent: The stories we tell change the world around us


International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day takes place annually on March 8 to recognize and celebrate women’s achievements, challenge biases, and reflect on and advance efforts towards greater gender equality. UBC is committed to gender equity and inclusion of all women. By challenging and calling out gender bias and inequality, we can all help create a more inclusive UBC.


Justice

Justice Edwin Cameron

Justice: A View from South Africa