Spotlight

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!


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.


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.”


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!


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.


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.


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.


Community Citizenship Ceremony

Community Citizenship Ceremony

Join the Institute for Canadian Citizenship; Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada; and the University of British Columbia to celebrate new Canadian citizens and offer unique opportunities to reflect on what it means to be active, engaged citizens.


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!


Halloween at Wesbrook 2018

Halloween at Wesbrook 2018

Ready for a spooktacular Halloween in Wesbrook Village? Expect activities such as Trick-or-Treat Yo’self, Spook-tacular Halloween Movie Marathon, Haunted House of Horrors, and more.


Wesbrook Village Holiday Celebration 2018

Wesbrook Village Holiday Celebration 2018

Kick off the holiday season with Wesbrook! This year, the Wesbrook Village Winter Festival will span two days, which means double the festivities. Check out what events are lined up this year.


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.


UBC Fall Convocation 2018

UBC Fall Convocation 2018

Fall graduation is here, a time to toast tremendous accomplishments with family, friends, and loved ones. Following the graduation ceremony, the festivities will continue at the Flag Pole Plaza and at the Alumni Welcome Reception at the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre.


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 Bookstore Big Bookstore Sale

UBC Bookstore Big Bookstore Sale

UBC Bookstore’s biggest sale of the year is back! Stop by for 20% off clothing, stationery, giftware, general books and more. Come for the sale, stay for the prizes, snacks and pizza!