French – Discovering Cheese – Lower Intermediate to Advanced

In collaboration with Le Centre de la Francophonie de UBC, we are excited to present: A la découverte des fromages – Cheese appreciation workshop. Cheese has long been an important […]


Virtual Symposium: Other Power III – “Other Power” in Tibetan, Chinese, Korean, and Japanese Buddhism

Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Program in Buddhism and Contemporary Society UBC is pleased to announce a virtual symposium entitled: Other Power III – “Other Power” in Tibetan, Chinese, […]


The Parliament of the Birds

The Parliament of the Birds

UBC Theatre and Film are thrilled to be back in the theatre live with the first show of the 2022/2023 season, The Parliament of the Birds. Adapted from the 12th-century […]


The Parliament of the Birds

The Parliament of the Birds

UBC Theatre and Film are thrilled to be back in the theatre live with the first show of the 2022/2023 season, The Parliament of the Birds. Adapted from the 12th-century […]


The Parliament of the Birds

The Parliament of the Birds

UBC Theatre and Film are thrilled to be back in the theatre live with the first show of the 2022/2023 season, The Parliament of the Birds. Adapted from the 12th-century […]


The Parliament of the Birds

The Parliament of the Birds

UBC Theatre and Film are thrilled to be back in the theatre live with the first show of the 2022/2023 season, The Parliament of the Birds. Adapted from the 12th-century […]


The Parliament of the Birds

The Parliament of the Birds

UBC Theatre and Film are thrilled to be back in the theatre live with the first show of the 2022/2023 season, The Parliament of the Birds. Adapted from the 12th-century […]


Grief, Loss, and Resilience Workshop

Join us in-person and on Zoom for an interactive presentation by, Harjinder Heer and Pardeep Atwal, Registered Clinical Counselors to learn about grief, loss, and how to build resiliency. You […]


The Parliament of the Birds

The Parliament of the Birds

UBC Theatre and Film are thrilled to be back in the theatre live with the first show of the 2022/2023 season, The Parliament of the Birds. Adapted from the 12th-century […]


The Parliament of the Birds

The Parliament of the Birds

UBC Theatre and Film are thrilled to be back in the theatre live with the first show of the 2022/2023 season, The Parliament of the Birds. Adapted from the 12th-century […]


The Parliament of the Birds

The Parliament of the Birds

UBC Theatre and Film are thrilled to be back in the theatre live with the first show of the 2022/2023 season, The Parliament of the Birds. Adapted from the 12th-century […]


Financial Planning and Funding for Go Global Programs

During this presentation, students will learn more about the costs and how to fund participating in a Go Global program including exchange, summer study, global seminars and research abroad. Co-hosted […]


The Parliament of the Birds

The Parliament of the Birds

UBC Theatre and Film are thrilled to be back in the theatre live with the first show of the 2022/2023 season, The Parliament of the Birds. Adapted from the 12th-century […]


Why are Baby Boomers Killing Themselves? From the Summer of Love to the Winter of Our Discontent

Why are Baby Boomers Killing Themselves? From the Summer of Love to the Winter of Our Discontent

The Vancouver Institute Public Lecture Series: Why are Baby Boomers Killing Themselves? From the Summer of Love to the Winter of Our Discontent Don Gillmor, Award winning journalist and author Location: […]


iCON Virtual Chinese Health Forum, Nov 19 – 20

iCON Virtual Chinese Health Forum, Nov 19 – 20

“Take Charge of Your Health: Living Well Together with Diabetes”, this forum is designed to help patients, their families and caregivers optimize their quality of life by empowering them with […]


Exploring the Hidden Earth – Groundwaters and Deep Subsurface Life

Exploring the Hidden Earth – Groundwaters and Deep Subsurface Life

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED The Vancouver Institute Public Lecture Series Exploring the Hidden Earth – Groundwaters and Deep Subsurface Life by Dr. Barbara Sherwood Lollar Norman Keevil Chair in […]


Guatemala Global Seminar Info Session

Guatemala Global Seminar Info Session

Learn more about our upcoming Global Seminar taking place in Guatemala! Philosophy 335 and Sociology 430 begin together by examining classical theories of oppressive power and civil society offered by […]


Guatemala Global Seminar Info Session

Guatemala Global Seminar Info Session

Learn more about our upcoming Global Seminar taking place in Guatemala! Philosophy 335 and Sociology 430 begin together by examining classical theories of oppressive power and civil society offered by […]


Guatemala Global Seminar Info Session

Guatemala Global Seminar Info Session

Learn more about our upcoming Global Seminar taking place in Guatemala! Philosophy 335 and Sociology 430 begin together by examining classical theories of oppressive power and civil society offered by […]


Technology + Art: How the Golden Age of TV Drama Came About

Technology + Art: How the Golden Age of TV Drama Came About

The Vancouver Institute Public Lecture Series John Doyle, The Globe and Mail’s television critic Location: P. A. Woodward Instructional Resources Centre 2194 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver. Time: 8:15 pm Accessible […]


Climate Stories from UBC

Climate Stories from UBC

On October 27, climate researchers from UBC will gather to tell stories about their work for climate justice, their partnerships with communities from around the world, and how their work […]


NECESSITY: Documentary Screening and Discussion

NECESSITY: Documentary Screening and Discussion

Please join the Centre for Law and Environment (CLE) and Green College for a screening of Jan Haaken’s NECESSITY, a two-part documentary on legal strategies, allyship & climate resistance. This […]


A New Translation and Study of The Zhuangzi (Sayings of Master Zhuang)

A New Translation and Study of The Zhuangzi (Sayings of Master Zhuang)

This lecture will explore the Western reception of the Zhuangzi, a foundational text of the Chinese philosophical tradition and the cornerstone of Daoist thought, and how the early European encounters […]


The Dharma-Ending Age: The Climate Crisis through the Lens of Buddhist Eschatology, Past and Present

The Dharma-Ending Age: The Climate Crisis through the Lens of Buddhist Eschatology, Past and Present

The unprecedented number of global crises is casting a shadow on the future of humanity, all of which seem to augur that the dharma-ending age (mofa 末法) described in Buddhist […]


Ikkyū and the Crazy Cloud Anthology: Then and Now

Ikkyū and the Crazy Cloud Anthology: Then and Now

This lecture will explore selected translations of the Kyōunshū 狂雲集 (Crazy Cloud Anthology), an anthology of poems in literary Chinese by medieval Rinzai monk Ikkyū Sōjun 休宗純 (1394-1481). The readings […]