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Drop-in Project 529 Bike Registrations

September 10, 2020

We want to keep your bike safe from theft by registering it through Project 529! Drop in with your bike to one of our many FREE registration stations on-campus. It only takes 5 minutes and you'll receive a tamper-proof Project 529 shield (valued at $10) and be entered into a draw for bike...

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July 10, 2020

Chef Challenge 2020 | Virtual

The competition has ended. Who did you crown as this year's Chef Challenge Champion?  With 60% of the total votes, the winner of this year's Chef Challenge is UBC Vancouver's Chef Darren! Thank you to everyone that voted! Cheer on chefs from the comforts of your home in this year’s...

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May 07, 2020

Community of Caring Grants

Applications for the Community of Caring grant has closed. Thank you to all that applied and learn about the 20+ funded projects.  Do you have a creative idea for fostering social connection during this unprecedented time? We want to support your efforts to stay connected, with...

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March 04, 2019

Turn it Up and Disrupt this International Women's Day

This International Women’s Day (IWD) 2019, join us for Turn it Up and Disrupt, a new UBC arts festival that will inspire, educate and mobilize our community to creatively tackle gender-based inequities, and bring about positive change. Explore creative expression through three dynamic days of...

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December 17, 2018

It's Sweater Weather at UBC

UBC will be slightly reducing campus building temperature settings this heating season.The temperature drop is urgently needed due to a pipeline rupture in October, which has diminished provincial natural gas supplies. At UBC, this may result in the use of diesel fuel, which is considerably more...

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November 08, 2018

Remembrance Day Ceremony

Since the opening of the War Memorial Gym in 1951, The University of British Columbia has held a ceremony commemorating November 11. This year, 2018 will mark sixty-seven years that The University of British Columbia has hosted a Remembrance Day ceremony. This special ceremony is an...

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September 10, 2018

Fall in love with Feastival!!

Its time to get your tickets for this year’s Harvest Feastival! This is the fifth year for Harvest Feastival and we are pretty certain that this epic feast of fresh local food followed by first-rate arts and culture programming is going to sell out.  Here’s the need-...

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April 03, 2018

You are invited to witness the historic opening of UBC’s Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre

On April 9 at 10:00am, UBC will mark the formal opening of the Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre, on our Vancouver campus. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged (where possible) to attend or watch the live webcast. Among several other purposes, the centre will...

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March 14, 2018

Registration for Kids Fit is now open!

Spring is here! There are many sunny days in the forecast, which means it's a great time for kids to go outside, play and make friends. Registration for Kids fit is now open for kids aged 7-12. A six week fun and interactive program for kids that live in UTown@UBC to engage in physical activity...

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February 01, 2018

Kids Storm President's Office

UBC's cutest and youngest broke in to Santa's Ono's office, and now they are scheming to take over UBC's Arts & Culture District this Family Day weekend. More details here: www.utown.ubc.ca/kidsrunubc 

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January 10, 2018

UTown@UBC Community Grants are back!

We are now accepting applications until February 5 for UTown@UBC Community Grants. If you have an idea that brings people together in the UBC or Musqueam area, you may be eligible to apply for a project grant of up to $1000. All UTown@UBC residents, students, faculty and staff are eligible to...

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