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Perspectives on Canadian and World News

Online/Virtual Event

Go behind the news headlines for an in-depth analysis of today’s most important topics and issues. Gain up-to-date perspectives, viewpoints and ideas on a wide range of current Canadian and global affairs with UBC experts who help make sense of major events, politics, health and science news, and more. For Winter 2022: We are offering […]

$120.75
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Venetian Painting: from the Renaissance to the Rococo Period

Online/Virtual Event

Follow the development of Venetian painting from the Renaissance through the Mannerist period, to the Baroque and the Rococo periods. Take a virtual tour of Venice, a veritable living museum where many of the works still reside in places such as the Scuola Grande di San Rocco, the Church of San Giorgio Maggiore and the […]

$120.75

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Six Theories that Shaped the Modern World

Online/Virtual Event

Right-wing radicalism, history as fiction, the consequences of colonialism, gender identity: the foundations for many of the debates that shape public discourse today were laid out over the course of the 20th century. In this course, explore six theories whose impact transcended the fields from which they emerged. In each session, discuss a distinct theory, […]

$120.75
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Perspectives on Canadian and World News

Online/Virtual Event

Go behind the news headlines for an in-depth analysis of today’s most important topics and issues. Gain up-to-date perspectives, viewpoints and ideas on a wide range of current Canadian and global affairs with UBC experts who help make sense of major events, politics, health and science news, and more. For Winter 2022: We are offering […]

$120.75
Recurring

Venetian Painting: from the Renaissance to the Rococo Period

Online/Virtual Event

Follow the development of Venetian painting from the Renaissance through the Mannerist period, to the Baroque and the Rococo periods. Take a virtual tour of Venice, a veritable living museum where many of the works still reside in places such as the Scuola Grande di San Rocco, the Church of San Giorgio Maggiore and the […]

$120.75

UBC Emeritus College: Senior Scholars Series

SENIOR SCHOLARS' SERIES: THE PASSIONS THAT DRIVE ACADEMIC LIFE Meet our event speaker: Fes de Scally Professor Emeritus of Earth, Environmental and Geographic Sciences (2019) Reflections on a Career of Field Science and Experiential Education While Building UBC’s Okanagan Campus Fes retired in 2020 after 32 years of teaching at Okanagan University College and UBC. […]

Free

UBC Emeritus College: General Meeting

Online/Virtual Event

Alfred Hermida will discuss how the future of journalism is being shaped by approaches to journalism, innovation practices, business models and policy frameworks. Alfred Hermida, Ph.D., is an award-winning online news pioneer, media scholar and journalism educator. With more than two decades of experience in digital journalism, his research addresses the transformation of news, media […]

Free

CAMPUS 2050 VISION ENGAGEMENT SESSION

Online/Virtual Event

YOUR VOICE MATTERS! HELP SHAPE THE FUTURE OF THE CAMPUS. The Campus Vision 2050 Engagement Team would like to invite Emeritus College members to share their input on the future of UBC. Join us for a short presentation to learn about CV2050, then participate in the conversation by asking questions and providing your insights on […]

Free