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

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

A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to chat with some of the cast and crew of She Kills Monsters: lead actor Natalie Backerman and lighting/projection designer Stefan Zubovic. Q: Can you tell me a bit about yourself? Stefan: I’m a 4th year BFA theatre design student. I started working in entertainment when I […]


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, […]


Top 10 UBC Events to Attend in January

Top 10 UBC Events to Attend in January

Welcome to 2018, UBC! There are plenty of events happening on campus in January to get you off to a good start. From activities to get you active like UBC REC’s Fit Mix Challenge to the opening of a new theatre piece by UBC Theatre & Film, there’s something new for everyone to try.


14 Not Forgotten

14 Not Forgotten

On November 29th, Women in Engineering UBC and the UBC Engineering Undergraduate society held a memorial and vigil to remember the 14 women who were killed in the 1989 tragedy at l’École Polytechnique de Montréal.


Holidays 2017: What’s Happening at UBC?

Holidays 2017: What’s Happening at UBC?

There are a lot of UBC events this holiday season to get you in the festive mood. Here are just some highlights.


Top 10 UBC Events to Attend in December

Top 10 UBC Events to Attend in December

December is a busy month at UBC, so mark your calendars with these top 10 events. They’re the perfect opportunity to spend some quality time with friends and family as the year wraps up.


Holiday Mashup: Celebrate the End of Term with a Night of Music

Holiday Mashup: Celebrate the End of Term with a Night of Music

  It’s the second annual Holiday Mashup brought to you by UBC Music Initiative, Shine On Music, and Heart of the City Piano Program Vancouver. Come celebrate the last day of the term with music, food, and good company. This year’s event will the bigger and better as the venue will be moving into The […]


What To Do After You Cross the Stage At Graduation

What To Do After You Cross the Stage At Graduation

Congratulations on graduating! After your big moment crossing the stage at the Chan Centre, head over to celebrate with friends and family at the reception inside Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre. Here’s what you can expect…


11 Public Talks You Can Attend at UBC

11 Public Talks You Can Attend at UBC

Before the winter holidays (and finals) are here, check out some of these public talks that are open for everyone at UBC. From the relevance of magic to the importance of respect, grab a friend or colleague, and learn something new before the year ends. 


Beaty Biodiversity Lecture Series: A Bee’s Eye View

Beaty Biodiversity Lecture Series: A Bee’s Eye View

As an Arts student, I don’t often get the chance to learn about the latest in biodiversity research. So I took it upon myself to attend the most recent lecture in the Beaty Biodiversity Lecture Series – A Bee’s Eye View.