The Incense Ceremony in Traditional Japan

The Incense Ceremony in Traditional Japan

The event will feature a slide lecture on incense, Japanese incense ceremony, and beneficial effects of incense. The participants will also experience the fragrance of kyara which is the highest quality of agarwood […]


Lunch & Lift – Sleep & Academics

Lunch & Lift – Sleep & Academics

Join us for a relaxing 30-minute yoga class, followed by a workshop on the benefits of sleep! Did you know that cultivating healthy sleep habits contributes to academic success? This […]


Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Campus Walk

Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Campus Walk

Welcome back to campus! As we walk down the main mall, meet new people, learn about Move U Crew activities and ways to get active on campus.


Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Nitobe Garden Tour

Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Nitobe Garden Tour

Join the Move U Crew for a relaxing nature break with a tour around UBC’s Nitobe Memorial Garden! The garden is one of the most traditional Japanese gardens outside of […]


Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Climate Walk

Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Climate Walk

Join the Move U Crew for a 45-minute wellbeing walk around campus! Participants will leave educated on ways to identify climate impacts and existing community assets through this guided Campus […]


Wheat yields may decrease by up to 8% for each 1 degree Celsius rise in temperatures. At the same time, nutrient content will decrease in a hotter climate, a burden for developing nations. Crops are also threatened by drought.

Food Planet Future: Artist Talk

Robert Dash is an award-winning photographer and educator who uses a scanning electron microscope (SEM) to highlight foods, pollen, seeds, and other subjects with significant climate and biodiversity stories. Dash’s […]


UBC Triathlon Duathlon

UBC Triathlon Duathlon

Join us for BC’s longest running triathlon on March 8, 2025! With a wide variety of distances and race formats, there is something for everyone. The swimming segment of this […]


UBC Blueberry Fest

UBC Blueberry Fest

Celebrate BC Blueberries! Free Admission Pancake breakfast with Ethical Bean coffee Daily Chef Demo at noon Blueberry baked goods Sample blueberry creations from local businesses, Snow Crest, Plant Veda and […]


BranchingOUT 2024: A Celebration of Plants, Pride and LGBTQ2S+ Community

BranchingOUT 2024: A Celebration of Plants, Pride and LGBTQ2S+ Community

Enjoy an evening at UBC Botanical Garden celebrating the LGBTQ2S+ community, meeting like-minded people curious about nature as a warmup for the Vancouver Pride Festival! Participants will learn from Garden staff on guided tours through […]


Indigenous Pop-Up Arcade

Indigenous Pop-Up Arcade

Join the Institute for Critical Indigenous Studies and CEDaR to try out some of the best Indigenous made games.


Stories of the Land

Stories of the Land

Stories of the Land is a concert focusing on Canadian Indigenous choral music and features many composers with ties to the Vancouver area. At the heart of the program is […]


UNA Spring Art Fair & Craft Market

UNA Spring Art Fair & Craft Market

Shop at the UNA Spring Fair & Craft Market with over 25 local artists! Crafts will include jewelry, stain glass, prints, nails, and more. Local artists include: Bingle’s Craft Jewelry […]


Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Decolonization Tour

The Decolonization Tour guided by the Belkin Art Gallery highlights site-specific artworks by Indigenous artists and raises questions around issues of place, space and identity. Considering how these works address urgent social […]


Wellbeing Walk & Roll – The Really Gay History Tour

Vancouver is home to Davie Street, one of North America’s most vibrant gay villages. Our city’s annual PRIDE parade draws crowds in the tens of thousands. Our city has openly […]


Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Historic Chinatown Tour

Come join us for a Chinatown Walking Tour, and see how Chinatown is one of Vancouver’s oldest neighbourhoods. Recognized as a national historic site, walk through the streets and learn […]


Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Pacific Spirit Park

Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Pacific Spirit Park

Pacific Spirit Park is a beautiful well-marked forest located right here beside UBC with 73km worth of walking trails! During this Wellbeing Walk & Roll, the Move U Crew will […]


Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Nitobe Garden Tour

Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Nitobe Garden Tour

Come take a relaxing nature break with us and learn about UBC’s Nitobe Memorial Garden on this Wellbeing Walk & Roll! The Nitobe Garden is a beautiful Japanese stroll garden […]


Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Climate Walk

Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Climate Walk

Join the Move U Crew for this week’s free 45-minute Wellbeing Walk & Roll for an opportunity to identify climate impacts and existing assets on campus.


Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Ice Cream Social

Cool off this summer with some ice cream! For this Wellbeing Walk & Roll, enjoy a short walk around campus before heading to Rain or Shine for ice cream.


Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Scavenger Hunt

Wellbeing Walk & Roll – Scavenger Hunt

Do you think you know campus? Welcome to the Lights, Camera, Action Walk! Join the Move U Crew for a free 45-minute Wellbeing Walk & Roll, where we will match the […]


Free Week

Free Week

Welcome to UBC Recreation’s Free Week – a week where you can try out over 80 fitness classes for free. Open to UBC Students, UBC Staff & Faculty, and the […]


EDI Scholars-in-Residence Tour of the Gur Sikh Temple and Sikh Heritage Museum in Abbotsford

EDI Scholars-in-Residence Tour of the Gur Sikh Temple and Sikh Heritage Museum in Abbotsford

To celebrate Asian Heritage Month, join us for a unique cultural experience at Abbotsford’s Gur Sikh Temple, a historic landmark that embodies the rich heritage and traditions of the Sikh community […]


Kutiyattam: A Thousand Years of Sanskrit Theatre

Kutiyattam: A Thousand Years of Sanskrit Theatre

Kutiyattam (“Performing Together”) is the sole surviving form of traditional Sanskrit theatre in India. A UNESCO-inscribed Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, it has been preserved over a thousand years in […]


Cultural Safety in Healthcare: Past, Present, and Future Perspectives with Simon Brascoupé

Cultural Safety in Healthcare: Past, Present, and Future Perspectives with Simon Brascoupé

This presentation examines cultural safety, initially championed by Māori nurse Irihapeti Ramsden in the 1990s, and its global dissemination across healthcare systems. It explores its historical evolution, present application, and […]


Biodiversity Days 2024: Family Nature Walk at UBC Botanical Garden

Biodiversity Days 2024: Family Nature Walk at UBC Botanical Garden

This event is a part of series of events taking place during Biodiversity Days – a month-long event in May honouring the International Day for Biological Diversity (May 22). Biodiversity days is […]