Spotlight

Getting Trolled on the Campaign Trail: How Candidates Address Online Harassment and Incivility

Getting Trolled on the Campaign Trail: How Candidates Address Online Harassment and Incivility

June 11, 2020 Getting Trolled on the Campaign Trail: How Candidates Address Online Harassment and Incivility Join Dr. Grace Lore as she discusses policy changes and individual strategies for addressing online harassment directed at candidates.


alumNIGHTS Pride

alumNIGHTS Pride

June 12, 2020 alumNIGHTS Pride Join Alumni UBC in celebrating Pride online, with fabulous music and a live performance. All are welcome!


The Price of Tomorrow: A Conversation with Jeff Booth About Today’s Economy

The Price of Tomorrow: A Conversation with Jeff Booth About Today’s Economy

June 29, 2020 The Price of Tomorrow: A Conversation with Jeff Booth About Today’s Economy Join Jeff Booth in a conversation about the current economy and his book ‘The Price of Tomorrow: Why Deflation is the Key to an Abundant Future’. 


Family Ties: Connecting Food and Learning at Home

Family Ties: Connecting Food and Learning at Home

June 30, 2020 Family Ties: Connecting Food and Learning at Home Take part in a delicious discussion on the kitchen as the classroom.


Foraging Survival Trip

Foraging Survival Trip

July 2, 2020 Foraging Survival Trip Join UBC Farm and Chef Robin Kort to learn everything from forage super-foods to any poisonous plants you should avoid.


Movie Night and Q&A: First Words with Dr. Jenny Saffran

Movie Night and Q&A: First Words with Dr. Jenny Saffran

July 2, 2020 Movie Night and Q&A: First Words with Dr. Jenny Saffran Join Language Sciences for Movie Night, featuring a virtual screening of First Words and an online Q&A with Dr. Jenny Saffran, interviewed in the film.


Well-being in Nature: A Guided Virtual Experience

Well-being in Nature: A Guided Virtual Experience

July 8, 2020 Well-being in Nature: A Guided Virtual Experience Are you craving to be outdoors and (re-)connect with nature? Replace stress with relaxation and mindfulness in this experiential session.


Making Space for Indigenous Governance: Two Examples in Conversation

Making Space for Indigenous Governance: Two Examples in Conversation

July 9, 2020 Making Space for Indigenous Governance: Two Examples in Conversation  Dr. Damien Lee and Marrissa Mathews, PhD Candidate, discuss Anishinaabe and urban governance systems, and some of the nuances often overlooked in mainstream political discussions.


The Role of Innovation in Building a Food-Secure Future

The Role of Innovation in Building a Food-Secure Future

July 9, 2020 The Role of Innovation in Building a Food-Secure Future Join Dr. Rickey Yada, Dr. Anubhav Pratap Singh, and Dr. Peter Dhillon as they discuss how Canada can plan for a more food-secure future and ensure Canada is able to withstand future pandemics.


Supporting Student Well-being in an Online Learning Environment

Supporting Student Well-being in an Online Learning Environment

July 9, 2020 Supporting Student Well-being in an Online Learning Environment Learn how student well-being resources are operating in the current online environment and how to connect students to supports they may need.


Race Thinking In/As Health: Canada’s Historical Geographies For and Beyond COVID-19

Race Thinking In/As Health: Canada’s Historical Geographies For and Beyond COVID-19

July 13, 2020 Race Thinking In/As Health: Canada’s Historical Geographies For and Beyond COVID-19 Explore how historical geographies offer important lessons for understanding racial politics in the time of COVID-19.


Thinking While Black

Thinking While Black

March 17, 2020 Thinking While Black The Phil Lind Initiative 2020 series explores the theme of “Thinking While Black” in Term 2 at UBC.


Language Sciences Undergraduate Research Conference

Language Sciences Undergraduate Research Conference

February 8, 2020 Language Sciences Undergraduate Research Conference Explore language and communication research with an interdisciplinary perspective.


ChamberFest!

ChamberFest!

March 20, 2020 ChamberFest! This two-night event features inspiring ideas, gorgeous music, and terrific ensembles.


David Wojnarowicz: Photography & Film 1978–1992

David Wojnarowicz: Photography & Film 1978–1992

January 10, 2020 David Wojnarowicz: Photography & Film 1978–1992 The exhibition presents over 100 works including photographs, test prints, silkscreens, 16 mm and Super 8 film.


Remembrance Day Ceremony 2019

Remembrance Day Ceremony 2019

November 11, 2019 Remembrance Day Ceremony 2019 Join us for Remembrance Day 2019 to honour and remember all those who served in times of war, military conflict and peace. 


President’s Concert Series: A concert with Jon Kimura Parker and Desmond Hoebig

President’s Concert Series: A concert with Jon Kimura Parker and Desmond Hoebig

November 12, 2019 President’s Concert Series: A concert with Jon Kimura Parker and Desmond Hoebig Come along for a special performance featuring renowned musicians, pianist Jon Kimura Parker and cellist Desmond Hoebig.


Inked! Learn How to Bullet Journal

Inked! Learn How to Bullet Journal

November 13, 2019 Inked! Learn How to Bullet Journal Learn about bullet journaling, hand lettering and gift wrap decorating.


Post-Graduation Careers Panel

Post-Graduation Careers Panel

November 13, 2019 Post-Graduation Careers Panel Join Language Sciences for this panel exploring careers beyond graduate school.


3D Modelling in Maya

3D Modelling in Maya

November 25, 2019 3D Modelling in Maya Attend the workshop to develop basic skills in 3D modelling in a supportive environment.


Black Like Me

Black Like Me

November 20, 2019 Black Like Me The dancer’s performance embodies the word and the historic and ongoing oppression surrounding it.


Thunderstruck

Thunderstruck

November 22, 2019 Thunderstruck This annual festival event features Women’s Volleyball, with festival zone and game.


14 Not Forgotten

14 Not Forgotten

November 27, 2019 14 Not Forgotten Let’s stand together against violence against women.


Winter Thunderland

Winter Thunderland

November 30, 2019 Winter Thunderland Watch UBC Women’s Hockey, featuring public skate and game.


Sturgeon are Way Cool because…

Sturgeon are Way Cool because…

December 1, 2019 Sturgeon are Way Cool Join the discussion on what makes this group of fish “way cool”.