Transgender Day of Remembrance

Transgender Day of Remembrance

November 20 Transgender Day of Remembrance On November 20th, we honour those lost to violence, those who live through violence and transphobia, and recognize the need to disrupt the violence […]


November 13–19, 2022



October 23–29, 2022


October 16–22, 2022


October 9 – October 15, 2022


September 24 – October 1, 2022


September 18 – 24, 2022


September 11 – 17, 2022


September 4 – 10, 2022


Community Making and Black Flourishing Through the Scarborough Charter

Community Making and Black Flourishing Through the Scarborough Charter

The purpose of this speaker series is to foreground Black voices in fields where Blackness is particularly underrepresented, and provide actionable and measurable strategies to UBC to increase Black representation and Black excellence in these fields. Speakers from Canada and abroad will be highlighted.


Research horizons: what now, what next? An evening with UBC’s newest University Killam Professors

Research horizons: what now, what next? An evening with UBC’s newest University Killam Professors

Join UBC’s six newest University Killam Professors for a unique glimpse into the future of their research and learn why the questions they’re asking are important for us all.


March 20–26, 2022


March 13–19, 2022


March 6–12, 2022


International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

March 8 International Women’s Day Recognize and celebrate women’s achievements, challenge biases, and reflect on and advance efforts towards greater gender equality.


I Know We’ll Meet Again: Correspondence and the Forced Dispersal of Japanese Canadians

I Know We’ll Meet Again: Correspondence and the Forced Dispersal of Japanese Canadians

March 1 I Know We’ll Meet Again: Correspondence and the Forced Dispersal of Japanese Canadians Join this online public panel inspired by the Joan Gillis fonds, a remarkable collection of […]


Flash Teach-In on Ukraine

Flash Teach-In on Ukraine

March 2 Flash Teach-In on Ukraine This flash teach-in will offer brief historical background, contemporary context, and regional insight to the Russian invasion of Ukraine.


February 20–26, 2022


Black History Month

Black History Month

February 2022 Black History Month Events to celebrate and recognize the many historical and contemporary contributions of Black Canadians, Black British Columbians and Black students, faculty and staff at UBC.


UBC Reads Sustainability With Aja Barber

UBC Reads Sustainability With Aja Barber

February 8 UBC Reads Sustainability With Aja Barber Featuring Aja Barbers new book, Consumed: The Need for Collective Change: Colonialism, Climate Change, and Consumerism.


Lunar New Year – Lion Dance

Lunar New Year – Lion Dance

February 3 Lunar New Year – Lion Dance St. John’s College kicks off their 25th anniversary with a Lion Dance to bring in Lunar New Year.


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.