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Get ready to ride with Project 529!

May 27, 2021

Just like grabbing your helmet, greasing your chains, or checking your brakes, registering with Project 529 is part of your routine as a safe and informed cyclist! Cycling is an enjoyable, easy, and active way to commute. While bike theft is an issue at UBC and in the Lower Mainland, it's up to...

April 30, 2021

Kids Fit Challenge 2021

Free Movement Challenge for kids living in Acadia Park and UNA! Join coaches from UBC’s School of Kinesiology for weekly movement missions that combine fitness and fun! This free program can be completed at home or outside and is only open to children age 7-12 years old living in Acadia Park and...

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March 30, 2021

Cherry Blossoms on Campus | #UBCblossoms

Cherry Blossoms or Sakura symbolize renewal and the beauty and brevity of life. There are over 20 species of cherry blossoms around UBC's Vancouver campus, and the sight of blooming trees are a sure sign of spring!  This April, enjoy the short bloom season with a walk around...

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March 28, 2021

Lights, Camera, Action: Self-guided Film Tour

Updated: June 6, 2021. Due to COVID-19, the buildings and classrooms may not be open to the public or are open with limited hours. Hours for some learning spaces can be found at Learning Spaces and for buildings not listed, please find the hours of operation on their designated...

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February 05, 2021

Kids Take Over UBC | Feb 13-15

Join 14 different UBC departments and community partners as they entertain, educate and inspire you all Family Day weekend long. This year, it's free to participate (registration required). Register by February 10 at the treehouse: kidstakeover.ubc.ca.

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October 21, 2020

See the winning designs | What Lights You Up?

Congratulations to the winners! To view the winning designs projected onto Lee Square, you can watch from home or visit Lee Square beginning at dusk during these times: January 3-9: Children/Youth Winning Design January 10-16: UBC Student Winning Design January 17-23: ...

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Celebrate fall with this plant-based dairy-free Roasted Pumpkin Penne and cook up your own #myUBCharvest
October 02, 2020

Harvest @ Home: | Oct 8-Nov 1

  Watch now on YouTube or Facebook Live.    Celebrate fall from the comfort of home. Enjoy fall festivities with your community online! Here's how: COOK ALONG Autumn is the season for hearty, comfort food. Enjoy the bounty of the fall...

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September 28, 2020

Fall 2020 Community Grants for your community building idea!

Have an idea to support social vibrancy during this time? UBC faculty, staff, students and residents, as well as Musqueam can apply for up to $1000 of funding for projects that foster community and capacity building from a distance. Applications accepted on a rolling basis until Dec. 1, 2020....

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Chef Challenge header image with two chefs, arms crossed and ingredients in front of them.
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

Congratulations to the 25 projects funded through the Community of Caring Grant

Applications for the Community of Caring grant has closed. Thank you to all that applied and learn about the 25 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,...

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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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