UTown Blog

Apr 6, 2016

UBC Centennial Celebration

A lovely dedication ceremony + good music + $1 street eats and free brownies = a fabulous turnout for UBC's Centennial closing celebration! 

Apr 1, 2016

UBCIA Intercultural Fair

The UBCIA Intercultural Fair is hands-down, one of my favourite student-led events of the year!

Mar 17, 2016

Chef Steve Golob's Loveable Leftover Recipes

Did you get the chance to stop by Love Your Leftovers yesterday?

Mar 10, 2016

Love Your Leftovers Festival

Did you know Canadians waste an estimated $31 billion worth of food each year? And that almost half of that is wasted at home?

Feb 2, 2016

Six more weeks of winter?

It looks like the trees on campus are preparing for six more weeks of winter! Who needs a groundhog when we've got dapperly-dressed foliage? 

Jan 4, 2016

A wintry welcome back to campus after the holiday break!

Although it is hard to believe that 2015 has come and gone, we are looking forward to a great 2016 full of lots of community building, collaboration, and campus animation!

Oct 9, 2015

That's a wrap on another great Walk 'n Roll to School Week!

Every morning this week, UBC sidewalks and crosswalks were swarmed by yellow-clad kids and parents celebrating Walk 'n Roll to School Week! 

Sep 19, 2015

4 reasons not to miss the Centennial Harvest Feast

Are you a student who's still thinking about attending Centennial Harvest Feast but haven't bought a ticket yet?

Aug 20, 2015

Sunshine and songs on Main Mall!

With a repertoire that included a rocking samba (accompanied by some new UBC students playing the maracas), 1930's style swing, and my personal favourite the Game of Thrones theme song (awesome), t

Jul 10, 2015

And the winner is....

Chef David Speight! (UBC Food Services)