UTown Blog

Sep 25, 2017

UTown@UBC Nature Club at the Beaty Biodiversity Museum

The Earth has so many lovely intricacies, but it can be hard to figure out where to start.

Aug 17, 2017

Chef Challenge Review from Land & Food Systems Professor 'Doctor D'

Just three weeks ago, the UBC community gathered together at the south end of Main Mall for craft brews, local farm food, live music and friends at the 4th annual UBC Chef Challenge.

Jun 19, 2017

UBC Youth Helping Reduce Bike Theft on Campus

Taylor Scott – on Behalf of our Community 529 Registration Team

May 1, 2017

Kids Bike Library can fix your kid with a new bike!

We caught up with Aida Mas from the Bike Kitchen to learn about their newest initiative, Kids Bike Library.

Apr 3, 2017

Reconciliation Pole, honouring a time before, during and after Canada's Indian Residential Schools.

Master Haida carver, James Hart’s latest project is the reconciliation pole, which now stands tall at the south end of Main Mall at UBC, looking towards the future site of the Indian Residential Sc

Mar 16, 2017

Meet the Dogs of UBC!

Yesterday, two-legged and four-legged friends came together for UBC's first 'Doggo' Meetup put on by the UBC Arts & Culture District, Dogspots UBC and Sisu Girls UBC.

Jan 24, 2017

Year of the Rooster!

Seeing a lot of red? It must be time to celebrate the new Lunar Year. Keep your ears open for the many ways people at UBC are wishing each other a Happy Lunar New Year!

Dec 13, 2016

UBC Snow Diary - Photos by Ricardo Seah

Vancouverites woke up to an unexpected but pleasant surprise on Monday - an abundunce of snow! Many reached for their cameras even before they considered bundling up for the snow.

Nov 28, 2016

It's the holiday season!

Believe it or not, it's almost December and that officially marks beginning of the holiday season.

Nov 2, 2016

How do you Thrive at UBC?

Has the recent rain marathon dampened your spirits? The answer might very likely be yes.