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UBC Journalism’s Asper Talk Public Lecture with Andy Carvin

UBC Journalism’s Asper Talk Public Lecture with Andy Carvin

Join the Graduate School of Journalism at UBC Robson Square for their Asper Talk public lecture with Andy Carvin who will explore how the Internet has created new opportunities for public understanding while also sowing the seeds of mistrust and confusion.


UBC Thunderbirds Courtside

UBC Thunderbirds Courtside

Get your tickets to the biggest basketball night of the year! Hot on the heels of our epic Homecoming event, we’re hosting another UBC tradition, our COURTSIDE Basketball festival.


Changing Cleavages and Coalitions in American Politics 1972-2016: The Rise of Polarization and Populism

Changing Cleavages and Coalitions in American Politics 1972-2016: The Rise of Polarization and Populism

What are the dimensions of political contestation in America? Join Professor Henry Brady from UC Berkeley to better understand populism and polarization.


UBC Learning Analytics Student API Hackathon

UBC Learning Analytics Student API Hackathon

If you have the desire to explore educational data, or to even just learn more about learning analytics, data analysis and/or visualization then we are looking for you to join us!


Big Food ‘Feeding’ the Hungry Poor? Economic Democracy, Food Justice and Human Rights

Big Food ‘Feeding’ the Hungry Poor? Economic Democracy, Food Justice and Human Rights

As part of the UBC Future of Food dialogue series, join the Liu Institute at this triple book launch to explore civil society, the right to food and public policy with Annette Desmarais (Public Policies for Food Sovereignty), Graham Riches (Food Bank Nations), and Andy Fisher (Big Hunger).


Beckett 18: It All…Ah Well

Beckett 18: It All…Ah Well

In the 20th annual fundraising UBC Theatre Alumni event, supporting the Peter Loeffler student scholarship fund, Beckett 18: it all…ah well showcases four pieces from Beckett’s work that challenge, delight, and inspire. Come for the theatre, stay for the post-show discussion with a reception in the lobby.


Join us for Mayoral Debates in Surrey, Kelowna and Vancouver

Join us for Mayoral Debates in Surrey, Kelowna and Vancouver

Get to know the candidates for mayor in Surrey, Kelowna and Vancouver with a debate series brought to you by CBC British Columbia and the University of British Columbia.


UBC United Way Week of Caring

UBC United Way Week of Caring

The UBC Community United Way Campaign is an annual workplace campaign that runs in the fall and creates a great opportunity for students, staff and faculty on campus to connect, network and raise funds for a great cause. Check out the events lined up for this year!


Choux Pastries: Intro to Eclairs and Cream Puffs

Choux Pastries: Intro to Eclairs and Cream Puffs

Come learn the art of the new pastry craze straight from France – “Pâte a Choux” with UBC Farm! No baking experience? No problem, as this class is perfect for the beginner baker.


UBC Music Initiative & UBC Jazz Café Club present: A Night of Disney

UBC Music Initiative & UBC Jazz Café Club present: A Night of Disney

Wishing you were in Disneyland instead of studying? Then this is an event for you! There will be games, dinner, open mic, jam session, and most importantly, live Disney music performed by both the Jazz Cafe Club and UBC Music Initiative!


Harvest Feastival

Harvest Feastival

Nothing says “cozy” like a night of food, art and culture to bring in the fall season. Come to the 5th annual Harvest Feastival, an epic feast featuring fresh food from UBC Farm and arts and culture programming.


Games Night at UBC Bookstore

Games Night at UBC Bookstore

Games Night at the UBC Bookstore is back! Join in the fun and make some new friends with free entry, more than 20 games to play, 15% off board games, the chance to win a game of your choice and free snacks.


Apple Festival 2018

Apple Festival 2018

A family event for all ages, UBC Apple Festival celebrates one of BC’s favourite fruits. From learning about the diversity of apples to tasting rare and unusual varieties, Apple Festival is a great opportunity to discover more about this delicious fruit.


Flow Yoga at the UBC Bookstore

Flow Yoga at the UBC Bookstore

In partnership with Warrior Mats and Hot Box Yoga, join us at the UBC Bookstore for two all-levels flow classes on Wednesday, September 26 at 1:30pm or 3:30pm. Sign up online now for $5, and take 10% of Warrior Mats on the day of the classes.


Graduate & Professional Schools Fair

Graduate & Professional Schools Fair

Seize an excellent opportunity to learn about academic opportunities beyond undergraduate degrees, over 65+ grad and professional schools will be on-hand in the Life Building for you to discover your post-graduation opportunities!


Uncivil Discourse: What is Everyone so Angry About?

Uncivil Discourse: What is Everyone so Angry About?

The world seems more divided than ever. Join this panel of UBC and community experts in the Lower Mainland for an important conversation about the growing divide of public discourse.


ARTIVISM Festival 2018

ARTIVISM Festival 2018

The first annual ARTIVISM is a chance for students to get involved in campus culture and be the artists that shape UBC, join in the celebration where students will create, exhibit, perform and share their own works of artistic activism throughout the campus.


Career Days

Career Days

Looking to kickstart your career? Head to the Robert H. Alumni Centre to meet employers and network with companies looking to recruit students from all academic disciplines.


Safety and Security with UBC Campus Security

Safety and Security with UBC Campus Security

We all play a part in keeping our community safe, learn more about safety and security services available on campus from outside the UBC Bookstore with giveaways and games from UBC Campus Security and other campus partners.


International Gairdner Symposium 2018

International Gairdner Symposium 2018

Join a community of passionate supporters with a vision to recognize the world’s most creative biomedical scientists and their determination to have an impact on human health at the 2018 International Gairdner Symposium.


UBC Music Initiative: September Shift

UBC Music Initiative: September Shift

UBC Music Initiative is inviting you to their annual icebreaker, September Shift! Here’s your chance to start your school year off right by cozying up to live music, eating good food and playing some fun games while meeting musicians and music lovers!


Sovereignty Wars: Reconciling America with the World

Sovereignty Wars: Reconciling America with the World

Join us for this talk with Stewart Patrick, James H. Binger senior fellow in global governance and director of the International Institutions and Global Governance Program, Council on Foreign Relations.


UBC Homecoming

UBC Homecoming

Break out the blue and gold, celebrate the Thunderbirds, and show your UBC pride with 10,000 of your closest friends. UBC Homecoming welcomes students and alumni, reconnect with friends and classmates, start new traditions, and a chance to show off your school spirit!


Day of the Longboat

Day of the Longboat

Taking place on the shores of Jericho Beach is a signature UBC event, Day of Longboat! With over 3,000 people paddling through the ocean, it is the largest voyageur canoe race in the world. Whether you’re competing, everyone is welcome to join the festivities at the Jericho Sailing Centre.


AMS Firstweek

AMS Firstweek

AMS Firstweek is here to help you make the most of your university experience and start the year off with a bang!