AMS Events Presents: Pastels & Pinot

AMS Events Presents: Pastels & Pinot

Whether you’re locked into cuffing season or looking to have a chill night with friends, Pastels and Pinot is the place to be. Try your hand at painting (and wine) with good vibes and energy taking us into this winter season.



Still from "Pieces of Light"

Persistence of Vision 2018: Showcasing the Next Generation of Filmmakers

I sat down with Natalia Andrea, fourth year student in the Film Production program and director of this year’s POV festival, to chat Sci-Fi, filmmaking, and diversity in film.


Top 10 UBC Events to Attend in May

Top 10 UBC Events to Attend in May

The first month of the summer term here at UBC is full of some great events, from research symposiums to graduation.



Top 10 UBC Events to Attend in April

Top 10 UBC Events to Attend in April

While the end of the exam period is drawing near, there are no shortage of events to check out this month. 


Prunus Taki-nioi

A Guide to Cherry Blossoms at UBC

If you know anything about Vancouver, then you’ll know that we take our Cherry Blossoms very seriously.


The Meowsicles Storm the Wall

The Meowsicles Storm the Wall

The Meowsicles competed in Storm the Wall the week; check out their race in photos.


Storm the Wall 2018 Team Profile: The Meowsicles

Storm the Wall 2018 Team Profile: The Meowsicles

We got the chance to meet a team that will be participating in Storm the Wall 2018.



13 Upcoming Public Lectures with UBC – March 2018

13 Upcoming Public Lectures with UBC – March 2018

Regardless of your interests, you’ll be able to find something intriguing to check out with these public lectures and talks. 


Expect to Feel Uncomfortable With The Crucible

Expect to Feel Uncomfortable With The Crucible

The Crucible is UBC Theatre and Film’s latest production. This play is an example of how theatre can be a medium to reflect on timely issues and encourage others to consider challenging topics.


TEDxUBC in Pictures

TEDxUBC in Pictures

On Saturday, March 3rd, I attended the TEDxUBC conference in the Life Sciences Building and experienced something pretty special. Here are some visual highlights of the event with comments from some of the amazing speakers.


The Speakers of TEDxUBC 2018

The Speakers of TEDxUBC 2018

I got a chance to catch up with five UBC student speakers from this Saturday’s TEDxUBC event to ask them what inspires them about TED and what stories they’ll be sharing on the TEDx stage.


Top 10 UBC Events to Attend in March

Top 10 UBC Events to Attend in March

March is here, which means springtime, cherry blossoms, and the last full month of classes. There are some great events going on this month, including a TEDx conference, academic talks, and a production of “The Crucible” by UBC Theatre and Film.




What to do Over the 2018 Family Day Long Weekend

What to do Over the 2018 Family Day Long Weekend

Monday, February 12th is Family Day in BC, which means a long weekend for fun, spending time with loved ones, and – if you’re a student – studying for midterms. If you’re wondering how to make the most of your time off, here are some activities to try and places to check out at UBC’s Vancouver campus.


Exploring Asteroids in Near Earth Orbit

Exploring Asteroids in Near Earth Orbit

On January 25th, after a busy day of classes, I headed over to the Earth Sciences building to attend a lecture on a very cool NASA expedition that I previously knew nothing about.



Top 10 UBC Events to Attend in February

Top 10 UBC Events to Attend in February

From academic talks, to celebrating Lunar New Year, there are lots of events for you to check out this month.


UBC Music Initiative: Virtuosity

UBC Music Initiative: Virtuosity

Do you enjoy listening to the amazing musical talent that UBC has to offer? To all the musicians and music lovers out there, we invite you to UBC Music Initiative’s annual event: “Virtuosity”! With all the musical talent that goes unnoticed, we wish to provide a stage to showcase it. Whether you’re looking to perform yourself, or just enjoy some great music, you’re guaranteed a fun and eventful night!


7 Film Screenings You Can Attend with UBC

7 Film Screenings You Can Attend with UBC

Here is a list of entertaining, engaging, and educational films that UBC students clubs and other UBC organizations are presenting this term, on and off-campus.


She Kills Monsters (a.k.a., Dungeons and Dragons, live!)

She Kills Monsters (a.k.a., Dungeons and Dragons, live!)

A few weeks ago we connected with some of the cast and crew of She Kills Monsters: lead actor Natalie Backerman and lighting/projection designer Stefan Zubovic.


VANCOUVER,BC:JANUARY 14, 2017 -- UBC Thunderbirds v University of Manitoba Bisons during the U Sports Canada West men's hockey action in the UBC Winter Classic in Vancouver, BC, January, 14, 2017. (Bob Frid/UBC Athletics Photo) 

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Why you should attend the fourth annual Winter Classic

The fourth annual UBC Winter Classic is coming up this Friday, January 19th, and is expected to sell out. Whether you’re a current student, UBC alumni, or a member of the community, here’s why you should get your ticket to cheer on the Thunderbirds men’s hockey team. 1. There will be lots of fun activities, […]