West Coast Virtual Fairs

West Coast Virtual Fairs

October 5–7, 2021 West Coast Virtual Fairs Connect with over 180 employers, graduate schools, and charities at this one-of-a-kind virtual event.


UBC Climate Change Research Symposium

UBC Climate Change Research Symposium

October 13–14, 2021 UBC Climate Change Research Symposium The UBC Climate Change Research Symposium will bring together, virtually, climate researchers from multiple faculties on our Vancouver and Okanagan campuses.


UBC Dialogues: What is the cost of care?

UBC Dialogues: What is the cost of care?

October 13, 2021 UBC Dialogues: What is the cost of care? Join our panel of UBC experts as they discuss the complex reality of care in our society.


UBC Men’s Hockey Home Opener

UBC Men’s Hockey Home Opener

October 15, 2021 UBC Men’s Hockey Home Opener UBC Thunderbirds vs. Trinity Western



September 26 – October 2, 2021


Orange Shirt Day | National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Orange Shirt Day | National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

September 30, 2021 Orange Shirt Day | National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Engage with events and programming happening across UBC and within the community.


entrepreneurship@UBC Immersion Week

entrepreneurship@UBC Immersion Week

September 27 – October 1, 2021 entrepreneurship@UBC Immersion Week This week-long event will cross 3 tracks of content and  includes keynote speakers, insightful panels, round table discussions and interactive “Ask me Anything” (AMA) sessions.


Book Launch – Nerve: Lessons On Leadership From Two Women Who Went First

Book Launch – Nerve: Lessons On Leadership From Two Women Who Went First

September 29, 2021 Book Launch – Nerve: Lessons On Leadership From Two Women Who Went First In this book, former university presidents provide their candid and insightful perspectives on the dilemmas and opportunities women confront as they take on leadership positions.


Intergenerational March to commemorate Orange Shirt Day

Intergenerational March to commemorate Orange Shirt Day

September 30, 2021 Intergenerational March to commemorate Orange Shirt Day Join us for an intergenerational march to commemorate Orange Shirt Day. Members of the UBC STEM community, families and those in solidarity are welcome to participate.


Returning Home and Pathways to Reconciliation

Returning Home and Pathways to Reconciliation

September 27, 2021 Returning Home and Pathways to Reconciliation Film screening and conversation with Orange Shirt Day originator Phyllis Webstad.


September 19–25, 2021


September 12–18, 2021


Women Empowerment Club: Girl Talk

Women Empowerment Club: Girl Talk

September 20, 2021 Women Empowerment Club: Girl Talk RSVP to come paint rocks with the UBC WEC team + members, and discuss some pertinent women related topics.


AMS Firstweek

AMS Firstweek

Until September 23, 2021 AMS Firstweek AMS Firstweek takes place throughout September to welcome incoming and returning UBC students to campus.


September 5–11, 2021


Drift: Art and Dark Matter

Drift: Art and Dark Matter

Until December 2021 Drift: Art and Dark Matter Four artists were invited to make new work while engaging with physicists, chemists and engineers contributing to the search for dark matter at SNOLAB’s facility in Sudbury, two kilometres below the surface of the Earth.



The National Forum on Anti-Asian Racism: Student Dialogue

The National Forum on Anti-Asian Racism: Student Dialogue

This event is a student-facilitated discussion with the purpose of providing space for post-secondary students from across Canada to reflect on their learnings from the National Forum on Anti-Asian Racism.


The National Forum on Anti-Asian Racism

The National Forum on Anti-Asian Racism

UBC is convening a two-day virtual event to address the ongoing crisis of escalating anti-Asian racism in Canada.


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.


May 2–8, 2021


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Where are all the Black People?

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.


February 7–13, 2021