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

April 03, 2018

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...

March 09, 2016

Love Your Leftovers Festival

It begins with your grocery list. Each year, an astonishing $31 billion dollars of food is wasted in Canada, with almost half of this wasted at home. The good news is, if we plan better we can save money, keep food out of landfills and reduce greenhouse gas emissions!  March 16, make a...

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February 12, 2016

Lunar New Year at Wesbrook Village

February 13, ring in the Year of the Monkey at Wesbrook Village!  Lion Dance, arts and crafts, lucky red envelopes and more! 

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February 11, 2016

Community Grant Applications now available!

Have a great idea to build community on campus? Need some funding to make it happen? Apply for a UTown@UBC Community Grant and you could receive up to $1000 towards your community-building project. Applications are due February 19.  Apply now! 

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February 03, 2016

Lunar New Year at UBC

Celebrate the Year of the Monkey.  Stop by the Nest February 5th for lots of great Lots of great Lunar New Year events and activities happening at UBC! 

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February 03, 2016

Music on the Point: Piano and Erhu Project

February 5, Celebrate Lunar New Year at UBC with a Piano and Erhu concert at Music on the Point! 

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February 03, 2016

UTown@UBC Community Grants now available

Have a great idea to build community on campus? Need some funding to make it happen? Apply for a UTown@UBC Community Grant and you could receive up to $1000 towards your community-building projects!  Check out our Community Grants page for applications. 

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January 22, 2016

Win a Family Night Out at UBC!

Let us know why your family needs a night out at UBC, and you could win five tickets to the UBC Thunderbirds Winter Classic on January 29, plus a $100 gift card for dinner in Wesbrook Village before the game!  Enter here!   

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January 21, 2016

UTown@UBC Community Grant Info Session

Have a great idea to build community on campus? Not sure where to start?  Join us January 27 from 6-7 at Old Barn Community Centre for a UTown@UBC Community Grant Information Session! 

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December 01, 2015

Holiday Family Fun at Wesbrook

There’s no place like home for the holidays. And come Saturday, December 12th, Wesbrook Village will absolutely shimmer with holiday magic. It all starts at 12 noon. Horse and carriage rides will jingle through the streets. Christmas crafts – and a craft market – will be on display, take a photo...

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December 01, 2015

Music on the Point: January 29, 2016

Kick off 2016 with the Archytas Quartet at Music on the Point on January 29!  For more information and free tickets, check out our events page.   

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