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Chef Challenge 2020 | Virtual

July 10, 2020

Cheer on chefs from the comforts of your home in this year’s virtual UBC Chef Challenge! UBCO or UBCV? Watch and VOTE NOW! The cross-campus kitchen battle is on! For the first time, chefs from UBC Okanagan and UBC Vancouver will face-off in this highly anticipated showdown over...

April 06, 2016

Centennial Celebration

Celebrate the end of UBC's epic Centennial Year!  Students, faculty and staff are invited to reflect on UBC's historic year and to look forward to another 100 years of growth and transformation.  The event starts at 10:30 with the unveiling of  the Musqueam...

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March 30, 2016

UBC Centennial Maker Faire

Check out innovative and creative projects from UBC maker communities across campus at the UBC Centennial Maker Faire!   

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March 23, 2016

Voices from all Around

Share in the cultures that make up our vibrant campus community, with Voices From All Around! 

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March 21, 2016

Storm the Wall is here!

UBC's favourite iconic event takes place March 21-23! 

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March 10, 2016

Win this awesome prize!

As if you needed another reason to come to the Love Your Leftovers Festival... Attend our special screening of Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story, with filmmaker Jenny Rustemeyer on March 16 and you could win this fabulous prize basket, filled with lots of goodies to help you reduce your food...

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March 10, 2016

UTown@UBC Community Grants announced!

We are so excited to announce our winter 2016 Community Grant projects! 

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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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