Lunar New Year

Lunar New Year

See the Lunar New Year events happening at UBC and in the community.


Black History Month

Black History Month

Black History Month is an opportunity for a focused, intentional, and elevated reflection and recognition of Black history and achievement – and the many historical and contemporary contributions of Black Canadians, Black British Columbians, and Black students, faculty and staff at UBC.


National Day of Remembrance of the Quebec City Mosque Attack and Action Against Islamophobia

National Day of Remembrance of the Quebec City Mosque Attack and Action Against Islamophobia

January 29 is the National Day of Remembrance of the Quebec City Mosque Attack and Action Against Islamophobia.


International Holocaust Remembrance Day

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

January 27 is International Holocaust Remembrance Day.


Canadian flag lowered in remembrance of the lives lost on flight PS752 - January 2020.

Observing the Fourth Anniversary of the Downing of Flight PS752

On January 8th, we observe the fourth anniversary of the downing of flight PS752 and recognize National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Air Disasters.


Pride at UBC

Pride at UBC

At UBC, we’re proud of our diverse students, faculty and staff. Explore the many Pride activities at UBC, connect with your community, help create positive space on and off campus and stand up for sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI) diversity.


Indigenous History Month

Indigenous History Month

June commemorates Indigenous History Month in Canada. The month encourages people to learn about, appreciate and acknowledge the rich history, heritage, resilience, contributions and diversity of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples across the country.


Asian Heritage Month at UBC

Asian Heritage Month at UBC

See what’s happening at UBC’s Vancouver and Okanagan campuses for Asian Heritage Month.


Saturday Farmers’ Markets

Saturday Farmers’ Markets

June 3 – November 25 Saturday Farmers’ Markets Visit local vendors selling fruits, vegetables, meats, baked goods, beverages and more!


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.


Transgender Day of Remembrance at UBC

Transgender Day of Remembrance at UBC

On November 20th, we honour those lost to violence, those who live through violence and transphobia, and recognize the need to disrupt the violence and oppression that trans people continue to face.


Social Commentary

Fran Lebowitz

A conversation with Fran Lebowitz


April 24 – April 30, 2022


Geopolitics

Dr. Roland Paris

The Ukraine Crisis and Europe’s Future: A New Cold War?


April 17 – April 23, 2022


April 10 – April 16, 2022


April 3 – April 9, 2022


March 27–April 2, 2022


The Pirate Function

The Pirate Function

March 31 The Pirate Function Join UBC iSchool and Dr. Kavita Philip (UBC English) for a talk about unauthorized reproduction and its cultural, legal, and political-economic significance.


Movie Chats with Alejandro Yoshizawa!

Movie Chats with Alejandro Yoshizawa!

April 1 Movie Chats with Alejandro Yoshizawa! Join the Science Undergraduate Society’s BIPOC Working Group for the viewing of All Our Father’s Relations, the story of the Grant siblings


UBC Bands: Come Sunday

UBC Bands: Come Sunday

April 1 UBC Bands: Come Sunday In the hope of taking Black History Month beyond February, UBC Bands is celebrating classic and contemporary Black composers in their last concert of […]


Fish Wars and Blue Conflicts

Fish Wars and Blue Conflicts

April 6 Fish Wars and Blue Conflicts War at sea is still a rare event, but declining fish stock and growing geopolitical tensions are rapidly pushing maritime security up the […]


Spring Break at the Beaty Museum

Spring Break at the Beaty Museum

March 12-27 Spring Break at the Beaty Museum Join us this Spring Break for a different activity every day, brought to you by volunteers, staff, curators, and special guests!


iCON-VCH Indigenous Health Round

iCON-VCH Indigenous Health Round

March 25 iCON-VCH Indigenous Health Round Join us for iCON-VCH’s Indigenous Health Round in partnership with FNHA “Culturally Safe,Quality Virtual Healthcare for Indigenous People and Their Families”.


Transitions: Life After Graduation (Virtual Networking Event)

Transitions: Life After Graduation (Virtual Networking Event)

March 17 Transitions: Life After Graduation (Virtual Networking Event) Have you always wanted to learn more about the different career paths pursued by UBC alumni?