The Galatea Project

The Galatea Project

June 2–4, 2019 The Galatea Project As part of Congress 2019, there will be two performances of Galatea, a play that exhibits early modern thinking on sexuality and the environment.


Hosanna

Hosanna

May 30–June 8, 2019 Hosanna Hosanna, a play by Michael Tremblay, will be playing for free all week during the Congress Conference at the Dorothy Somerset Studio.


Congress 2019

Congress 2019

June 1-7, 2019 Congress 2019 The annual Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences brings together  academics, researchers, policy-makers to build partnerships and shape the Canada of tomorrow.


Women Deliver 2019 Conference

Women Deliver 2019 Conference

June 3–6, 2019 Women Deliver 2019 Conference Join the world’s largest conference on gender equality and the health and rights of girls and women in the 21st century.


Forensic Science and Criminal Law Conference

Forensic Science and Criminal Law Conference

June 7-8, 2019 Forensic Science and Criminal Law Conference This comprehensive two-day conference will cover the latest issues in forensic science.



Bike to Work (+ School) Week

Bike to Work (+ School) Week

May 27 – June 2, 2019 Bike to Work (+ School) Week Grab your bike and join your friends and colleagues for Bike to Work Week, between May 27 and June 2.


Way Cool 100

Way Cool 100

June 2, 2019 Way Cool 100 Join the Beaty Biodiversity Museum for its 100th Way Cool event – expect an evening of short talks from researchers in the Beaty community.


From text analytics to predictive analytics enhanced by language sciences

From text analytics to predictive analytics enhanced by language sciences

May 21, 2019 From text analytics to predictive analytics Computer Science professor Raymond Ng will discuss how language science and text data research can solve real-world problems.


Making pies from scratch

Making pies from scratch

May 22, 2019 Making pies from scratch Learn how to make three basic pies and how to use those recipes for infinite options.


CTLT hosts the annual TA Institute Jan. 15-18 at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. The four-day event for graduate students and other academics to discuss technology in the classroom, wellness and more. (Photo by Abigail Saxton)

CTLT spring institute

May 21 – 24, 2019 CTLT spring institute A week of free professional development workshops for educators focusing on innovative practices and research around teaching, learning and technology.


UBC Recreation free week

UBC Recreation free week

May 21 – 27, 2019 UBC Recreation free week Free fitness and aqua fitness classes are running all week at various locations around UBC.


Knowledge exchange: candid conversations

Knowledge exchange: candid conversations

May 15, 2019 Knowledge exchange: candid conversations Bold thinking and innovative ideas don’t happen in isolation. This forum will explore the importance of dialogue in transforming knowledge into meaningful impact.


Early morning bird tour

Early morning bird tour

May 15, 2019 Early morning bird tour To celebrate Bird Week, UBC Botanical Garden is hosting a walking tour on May 15. Join us for an introductory bird tour as we search for exciting birds and listen for their melodious calls.


Garden herb walk

Garden herb walk

August 24, 2019 Garden herb walk Stroll through the fabulous gardens of UBC Farm, learn about our many plants and what they can be used for.


Cheese 101: making mozzarella and burrata

Cheese 101: making mozzarella and burrata

August 28, 2019 Cheese 101: making mozzarella and burrata Eat cheese while making cheese! In this hands-on workshop, you will learn the basic science of cheesemaking.


Beekeeping workshop

Beekeeping workshop

August 10, 2019 Beekeeping workshop In this workshop, we will discuss types of bees found commonly in gardens and how to construct a beehive of your own.


Bach Complete Brandenburg Concertos

Bach Complete Brandenburg Concertos

July 30, 2019 Bach Complete Brandenburg Concertos Join Montreal’s Ensemble Les Boreades for two performances of the Bach complete Brandenburg concertos over two nights.


Seeds of knowledge

Seeds of knowledge

July 20, 2019 Seeds of knowledge Join us for an exciting day for the whole family to learn about and celebrate research with the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems at UBC Farm.



Community Kitchen Series

Community Kitchen Series

June 19, 2019 Community Kitchen Series Students, faculty, staff and neighbours are invited to UBC Farm for the Community Kitchen Series, an initiative that sees our community come together to prepare a meal as a group.


Staff Pension Plan Fair

Staff Pension Plan Fair

June 20, 2019 Staff Pension Plan Fair Whether you are brand new to UBC, or have been a staff member for many years, this fair is a great opportunity to learn all about your pension plan.


UBC Chamber Orchestra Festival

UBC Chamber Orchestra Festival

July 8–10, 2019 UBC Chamber Orchestra Festival Between July 8 and 10, join the UBC School of Music for a Chamber Orchestra Festival, featuring the UBC Conducting Fellows.


Amjad Ali Khan & Sons with Sharon Isbin

Amjad Ali Khan & Sons with Sharon Isbin

July 12, 2019 Amjad Ali Khan & Sons with Sharon Isbin In this rare concert, the first family of the sarod comes together with three-time Grammy Award-winning classical guitarist Sharon Isbin.


Sea Sick by Alanna Mitchell

Sea Sick by Alanna Mitchell

June 15, 2019 Sea Sick by Alanna Mitchell Written and performed by Alanna Mitchell, Sea Sick takes us on a journey that unravels the story of the crisis facing our oceans.