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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]



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.


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



December 13-19, 2020


Identity

James Makokis and Anthony Johnson

“Our Existences Are Political”: Identity and History as Pathways for Transformation


September 6–12, 2020


Biodiversity

Vandana Shiva

The Future of Food and Farming in a Pandemic World


Jun 14-20, 2020