Spotlight

No Blue Memories: The Life of Gwendolyn Brooks

No Blue Memories: The Life of Gwendolyn Brooks

February 24, 2019 No Blue Memories: The Life of Gwendolyn Brooks This stunning production that celebrates Brooks’ radical life was written by Eve L. Ewing and Nate Marshall with a live score by Ayanna Woods and Jamila Woods, and brought to life onstage by multimedia troupe Manual Cinema.


Witness the Raising of the Musqueam Indian Band Flag at UBC’s Vancouver Campus

Witness the Raising of the Musqueam Indian Band Flag at UBC’s Vancouver Campus

February 25, 2019 Witness the Raising of the Musqueam Indian Band Flag at UBC’s Vancouver Campus All are welcome to attend. This flag will be a constant reminder of UBC’s relationship and ongoing partnership with the Musqueam people.


Polish Film Club: Gods by Łukasz Palkowski

Polish Film Club: Gods by Łukasz Palkowski

February 26, 2019 Polish Film Club: Gods by Łukasz Palkowski The UBC Polish Film Club and UBC Polish Student Club presents Gods, a film by Łukasz Palkowski. The film and post-film discussion will be in English, and everyone is welcome to attend.


Afro Festival 2019

Afro Festival 2019

February 28, 2019 Afro Festival 2019 The Afro Festival is a celebration of the diversity of people with African ancestry and will feature an exhibition of the cultural scene that exists in Africa, the Caribbean, North America and larger diaspora.


Multimedia and Global Health Advocacy

Multimedia and Global Health Advocacy

This monthly global health event series brings expert and diverse multidisciplinary speakers from across the greater UBC community and beyond to share their expertise on global health equity and related topics.


WinterBang! Festival

WinterBang! Festival

Come join the WinterBang! Festival for a day of electroacoustic music and dance. Witness UBC Music students perform electroacoustic music using computer instruments and audio/visual processes.


Can the Displaced Speak? Lobby Gallery Opening Reception

Can the Displaced Speak? Lobby Gallery Opening Reception

Please join PhD Candidate and PSI Scholar, Neila Miled, and the PhotoVoice participants for a brief presentation and Q&A session followed by refreshments and light snacks.


2018 Faraday Show: Magic? or Physics?

2018 Faraday Show: Magic? or Physics?

The Faraday Show is UBC’s annual science show for children, presented by UBC Physics & Astronomy. This year join us to explore the scientific secrets behind magical wonders!


Festive Cantatas: A Monteverdi Christmas Vespers

Festive Cantatas: A Monteverdi Christmas Vespers

December 23, 2018 Festive Cantatas: A Monteverdi Christmas Vespers EMV’s Christmas presentation this season recreates the lavish celebration of Christmas Vespers from the Church of San Marco in 17th-century Venice


Men’s Hockey vs Danish World Junior Team

Men’s Hockey vs Danish World Junior Team

December 18, 2018 Men’s Hockey vs. Danish World Junior Team Puck drop for UBC vs Denmark will be 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 18 at the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre. Admission is free!


UBC Student Leadership Conference 2019

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!


Bike to Work (& School) Week

Bike to Work (& School) Week

Here at UBC, you can commute by bike year round. And there’s no better time to start than Bike to Work (& School) Week. Join your cycling colleagues October 29 to November 4 and log your rides for a chance to win bikes, trips and other fantastic prizes.


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.


Master Mind Master Class with Naheed Nenshi

Master Mind Master Class with Naheed Nenshi

Throughout his career, including his three terms as mayor of the City of Calgary, Naheed Nenshi has always emphasized the importance of civic engagement. Register for his talk “Creating the Cities and Country We Deserve.”


Basketry with Invasive Species

Basketry with Invasive Species

Become an urban weaver, learn the art of basketry! You’ll leave with a whole new appreciation for both the basketry skills of our ancestors and the generosity of our local weeds.


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.


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!


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.