UBC Orientations, Imagine UBC and AMS Firstweek—all in 140 characters or less!

UBC Orientations, Imagine UBC and AMS Firstweek—all in 140 characters or less!

This September, use Twitter during UBC Orientations to stay up to date on events.


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We’re Hiring: UBC Events Communications Assistant

Apply now! Application deadline: July 18th


Orientations View 2011

Orientations View 2011

Mock-ups of the 2011 orientations view, coming this August.


Category Revision

Category Revision

Tell us what you think about the current event and subject type categories.


New Homepage Mock-ups

New Homepage Mock-ups

We’ve listened to your feedback, and we’re on a mission to make the UBCevents homepage even better!


UBCevents Needs YOU!

An events calendar is nothing without its users. That is exactly why we need your help! As we continue to improve UBCevents, we need your feedback to deliver the best […]


Goodbye Orientations View

Goodbye Orientations View

Welcome back to a new season of UBCevents! Imagine Day was a huge success – and so was UBCevents’ Orientations view! We saw a total of 50 029 visits to […]


Orientations View Has Been Launched!

Does something look a bit different? On August 12, 2010, we launched the Orientations view of UBCevents! The left side of the website is dedicated to the regular events calendar […]


Mock-ups of the Orientations View

Mock-ups of the Orientations View

It’s all coming together now! Take a sneak peek at the following pages the UBCevents team has drafted up for your viewing pleasure: home page, menu page and MUG group page.


A New View for Orientations!

A New View for Orientations!

UBCevents will be undergoing a temporary transformation for Orientations coming this August! Here’s a sneak peek and a chance to add your ideas.


What would you do with a UBC URL shortener?

What would you do with a UBC URL shortener?

One thing we’ve heard from our UBCevents users consistently is the hassle of working with those humongous URLs to event pages on our website. They’re too long for those of […]


pencil sketch of the CLF applied to UBCevents front page

UBCevents website getting a facelift

No, we’re not talking about botox treatments for UBCevents… As anyone regularly using UBC websites have noticed, countless websites have been following the UBC.ca front page and adopting the new […]


UBCevents presents a poster at the e-Learning Open House

Come by the UBC’s e-Learning open house to visit the UBCevents team! From 3pm to 5pm, this Thursday we will present a poster on our current service, as well as […]


UBCevents in Higher Education student engagement

Glen Weppler, working in of Ryerson University in Toronto, recently highlighted UBCevents (among other UBC initiatives) in his blog post summarizing a lecture by Dr. Debra Dawson, Director of Teaching and […]


Winding down for the holidays

As can be expected at this time of year, students are wrapping up exams and heading home for the holidays. That goes for us here at UBCevents as well, but […]


November 25th Open House Summary

Thanks to all who made it out to our first Open House! Despite the rainy weather, we were glad to share our awesome new space here at the Centre for […]


Open House – November 25th, Center for Student Involvement

UBCevents is holding its first ever UBCevents Open House!  It will take place on: Time: Wednesday, November 25th, 1:00pm – 2:00pm Location: Brock Hall (map), Centre for Student Involvement Link: […]


Luke and Warren wait at room 0032.

UBCevents User Feedback session

This past Friday, myself and fellow UBCevents Communications Coordinator Warren Scheske, along with Luke Kysow, our colleague from UBC IT, conducted our first user feedback session looking at a new […]


Now blogging: UBCevents

With all the different clubs, departments, faculties and groups on campus that use the UBCevents calendar, we decided to start this blog to give our event providers one more way to keep in touch with what we’re up to.