Spotlight

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 […]


Black Male Initiative November Gathering

Black Male Initiative November Gathering

November 22 Black Male Initiative November Gathering Black male students at UBC are welcome to attend—to connect with each other and learn more about the program.


14 Not Forgotten

14 Not Forgotten

November 30 14 Not Forgotten UBC students, staff and faculty are welcome to join us on November 30th for our Annual 14 Not Forgotten Ceremony to remember the 14 women […]


The Parliament of the Birds

The Parliament of the Birds

November 23 – December 3 The Parliament of the Birds UBC Theatre and Film are thrilled to be back in the theatre live with the first show of the 2022/2023 […]


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.


The Pirate Function

The Pirate Function

March 31 The Pirate Function Join UBC iSchool and Dr. Kavita Philip (UBC English) for a talk about unauthorized reproduction and its cultural, legal, and political-economic significance.


Movie Chats with Alejandro Yoshizawa!

Movie Chats with Alejandro Yoshizawa!

April 1 Movie Chats with Alejandro Yoshizawa! Join the Science Undergraduate Society’s BIPOC Working Group for the viewing of All Our Father’s Relations, the story of the Grant siblings


UBC Bands: Come Sunday

UBC Bands: Come Sunday

April 1 UBC Bands: Come Sunday In the hope of taking Black History Month beyond February, UBC Bands is celebrating classic and contemporary Black composers in their last concert of […]


Fish Wars and Blue Conflicts

Fish Wars and Blue Conflicts

April 6 Fish Wars and Blue Conflicts War at sea is still a rare event, but declining fish stock and growing geopolitical tensions are rapidly pushing maritime security up the […]


Spring Break at the Beaty Museum

Spring Break at the Beaty Museum

March 12-27 Spring Break at the Beaty Museum Join us this Spring Break for a different activity every day, brought to you by volunteers, staff, curators, and special guests!


iCON-VCH Indigenous Health Round

iCON-VCH Indigenous Health Round

March 25 iCON-VCH Indigenous Health Round Join us for iCON-VCH’s Indigenous Health Round in partnership with FNHA “Culturally Safe,Quality Virtual Healthcare for Indigenous People and Their Families”.


Transitions: Life After Graduation (Virtual Networking Event)

Transitions: Life After Graduation (Virtual Networking Event)

March 17 Transitions: Life After Graduation (Virtual Networking Event) Have you always wanted to learn more about the different career paths pursued by UBC alumni?


Advancing Climate Justice and Humanitarian Action: Celebrating African Women’s Leadership

Advancing Climate Justice and Humanitarian Action: Celebrating African Women’s Leadership

March 18 Advancing Climate Justice and Humanitarian Action: Celebrating African Women’s Leadership The latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report recently published shows, women are disproportionately impacted by climate change […]


Wednesday Noon Hours — Morning and Afternoon Ragas

Wednesday Noon Hours — Morning and Afternoon Ragas

March 23 Wednesday Noon Hours — Morning and Afternoon Ragas David Trasoff and Sunny Matharu perform a delightful concert of Hindustani classical music performed on the sarode and the tabla.


Launch Your Career in Canada

Launch Your Career in Canada

March 7-11 Launch Your Career in Canada Launch Your Career in Canada, hosted by the Centre for Student Involvement & Careers and Alumni UBC, is UBC’s annual networking experience open […]


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.


Extreme Weather 2021: A Snapshot of BC’s Future?

Extreme Weather 2021: A Snapshot of BC’s Future?

March 11 Extreme Weather 2021: A Snapshot of BC’s Future? It started with a deadly heat dome that settled over the Pacific Northwest back in June 2021. That was followed […]


Honouring Indigenous Writers: Author Reading with Kim Senklip Harvey

Honouring Indigenous Writers: Author Reading with Kim Senklip Harvey

March 16 Honouring Indigenous Writers: Author Reading with Kim Senklip Harvey Join us on Wednesday, March 16th from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm (PT) for an author reading with Kim […]


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.


UBC Pre-Med Diversity Symposium

UBC Pre-Med Diversity Symposium

March 5 UBC Pre-Med Diversity Symposium The UBC Pre-Med Diversity Symposium is designed to encourage people from all walks of life to apply to medical school. This event is tailored […]


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.


Kids Take Over UBC!

Kids Take Over UBC!

February 20-28 Kids Take Over UBC! The 5th annual Kids Take Over UBC! returns to celebrate Family Day, enjoy our collection of online programming in the virtual treehouse or visit […]


Climate Emergency Week

Climate Emergency Week

February 14-18 Climate Emergency Week The climate emergency requires urgency, action, accountability, and justice. 


Sankofa Film Festival: Films from the Diaspora

Sankofa Film Festival: Films from the Diaspora

February 12 Sankofa Film Festival: Films from the Diaspora Features a series of short documentaries about the African diaspora in the Americas.