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  • September

    • 05

      • UBC Farm Saturday Market

        The Saturday Farm Market features farm-fresh veggies, fruits, herbs, flowers and free-range eggs from the UBC Farm. It also features a variety of other local growers, bakers, craftspeople, prepared food, and live musicians.
      • AMS Firstweek

        AMS Firstweek is a two-week orientation for all UBC students in every year and every faculty.
    • 08

    • 09

    • 10

      • Okanagan alumNIGHTS at BNA Brewing Co. in Kelowna

        Kelowna, BC

        Join Okanagan campus alumni at an upcoming alumNIGHTS event. We’re mixing work and play at this exclusive alumni-only event, giving you the opportunity to expand your network in a fun, relaxed space. Hosted by Okanagan Alumni City Ambassadors, alumNIGHTS is the perfect occasion to hang out with new and old friends, share delicious food and play a game of foosball.
    • 12

      • Homecoming Football Game

        Vancouver, BC

        Show your Thunderbird spirit, and join fellow UBC alumni, students, staff and faculty as we welcome everyone back to campus, reconnect with old friends and kick off the new school year in style. With the Great Thunderbird Trek, a homecoming street party and the Thunderbirds football game (#GoBirdsGo!), it's going to be a great day. Get a ticket for the big game for only $5 using the promo code alumniubc
      • UBC Farm Saturday Market

        The Saturday Farm Market features farm-fresh veggies, fruits, herbs, flowers and free-range eggs from the UBC Farm. It also features a variety of other local growers, bakers, craftspeople, prepared food, and live musicians.
      • Symposium on Buddhism and Contemporary Philosophy

        Join us for an upcoming symposium on Buddhism and Contemporary Philosophy hosted by UBC's Evan Thompson and Jessica Main.
    • 13

    • 15

      • Wesbrook Talks – Janet Austin & Faye Wightman, BSc’81

        Vancouver, BC

        On Tuesday, September 15, alumni UBC and Wesbrook Village will present the next Wesbrook Talks, featuring Faye Wightman, BSc’81, past president and CEO, Vancouver Foundation and Janet Austin, the CEO for […]
      • Lunch and Learn: Owning a Strata Property

        Vancouver, BC

        Is a condo or townhome a good investment? Learn all the costs, ins and outs of owning a strata property. Join us for a Lunch & Learn with guest speaker […]
      • Report and Business Writing Presented by UBC Continuing Studies

        Vancouver, BC

        Learn how to put your critical thinking skills to work to help you create documents that can inform or persuade your readers. Through the class you develop a portfolio of work including emails, memos, letters, proposals, and reports. This course is offered in two formats: 100% online or classroom-based.
    • 16

    • 17

      • Okanagan alumNIGHTS at The Bimini Public House in Vancouver

        Vancouver, BC

        Join Okanagan campus alumni at an upcoming alumNIGHTS event. We’re mixing work and play at this exclusive alumni-only event, giving you the opportunity to expand your network in a fun, relaxed space. Hosted by Okanagan Alumni City Ambassadors, alumNIGHTS is the perfect occasion to hang out with new and old friends, share delicious food and play a game of foosball.
      • 2015 Somerville Lecture: A Dark Stillness: What the Night Can Teach Us

        Featuring Dr. Douglas Christie, Professor of Theological Studies, Department of Theological Studies, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California.
    • 18

      • 14th Annual UBC FarmAde

        FarmAde brings together UBC community members of all ages to celebrate community, local food and local Vancouver talent.
    • 19

      • Joy of Feeding

        Vancouver, BC

        Join us for a foodie's delight– an outdoor celebration of international dishes prepared by sixteen inter-generational cooks from around the world.
    • 21

      • Travel Club Preview Event

        Vancouver, BC

        Where is the alumni UBC Travel Club heading in 2016? Get an inside look at our selection of incredible destinations at this exclusive preview presentation and mixer. Hear about upcoming […]
    • 29

      • LSAT® Analytical Reasoning Workshop Presented by UBC Continuing Studies at the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre

        Vancouver, BC

        Fine-tune your preparation in the Analytical Reasoning or 'Logic Games' section of the LSAT with this four-session, evening workshop.
    • 30

      • Scotiabank Economic Forum 2015

        Vancouver, BC

        Join us for the 2015 Scotiabank Economic Forum. Following a light breakfast reception, listen to Scotiabank’s Senior Vice President and Chief Economist Warren Jestin as he provides you with an overview of […]
      • Okanagan alumNIGHTS at National on 10th in Calgary

        Calgary, AB

        Join Okanagan campus alumni at an upcoming alumNIGHTS event. We’re mixing work and play at this exclusive alumni-only event, giving you the opportunity to expand your network in a fun, relaxed space. Hosted by Okanagan Alumni City Ambassadors, alumNIGHTS is the perfect occasion to hang out with new and old friends, share delicious food and play a game of foosball.
      • Novel: Introduction Presented by UBC Continuing Studies at the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre

        Vancouver, BC

        Learn to navigate those vital early stages of writing, build story and structure, deepen characters, and develop themes, as well as handle those tricky technical choices that novelists have to make as they begin.
  • October

    • 01

      • Okanagan alumNIGHTS at SPiN Toronto in Toronto

        Toronto, ON

        Join Okanagan campus alumni at an upcoming alumNIGHTS event. We’re mixing work and play at this exclusive alumni-only event, giving you the opportunity to expand your network in a fun, relaxed space. Hosted by Okanagan Alumni City Ambassadors, alumNIGHTS is the perfect occasion to hang out with new and old friends, share delicious food and play a game of foosball.
    • 02

    • 06

      • 2015 Vancouver Human Rights Lecture, featuring Richard Goldstone Reconciliation in South Africa: Has it Succeeded?

        Vancouver, BC

        In this year’s Vancouver Human Rights lecture Richard Goldstone discusses the successes and failures of reconciliation in post-Apartheid South Africa. After the racial oppression of the majority of South Africans […]
      • Chinese Translation Part 1 Presented by UBC Continuing Studies

        Designed to enhance bilingual fluency and cross-cultural communication skills, this 100% online course expands your glossary of professional terminology and helps you gain practical skills for translation.
    • 07

    • 08

      • alumNIGHTS at the Kiip Headquarters in San Francisco

        San Francisco, CA

        Looking to get ahead? Your connections matter. Turn your UBC network into personal connections by joining us for an alumNIGHTS event at Kiip headquarters in San Francisco. Connect with fellow UBC alumni, including […]
    • 14

      • New Directions in Forestry

        Kamloops, BC

        BC forestry professions have never been more focused on the future and UBC research plays a crucial role in this. By striving to adapt to modern challenges, there are exciting […]
      • Social Media Strategy and Marketing Presented by UBC Continuing Studies

        Vancouver, BC

        Learn the importance of setting up a strategic social media framework that matches your overall organizational goals and broader marketing activities. Develop a social media marketing campaign that impacts and defines customer engagement and behaviour. This course is offered in two formats: 100% online or classroom-based.
    • 15

      • 98th Annual UBC Alumni Association AGM Save the Date

        Vancouver, BC

        More information coming soon The Alumni Association of the University of British Columbia – Notice of Annual General Meeting Thursday, October 15th, 2015, 6:30pm – 9:00pm 6:30pm – 8:00pm AGM […]
    • 17

      • Apple Festival

        A family event for all ages, the UBC Apple Festival celebrates one of British Columbia's favourite fruits.
    • 27

  • November

    • 03

      • Understanding Wine: Introduction Presented by UBC Continuing Studies at the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre

        Vancouver, BC

        Learn how to shop and read label information, discover how wines age and learn how to choose wines to pair with different foods. Sensory training, an introduction to wine vocabulary, and tasting major varietals help build your ability to discern distinct flavours and nuances from many types of wine.
    • 21

      • Math for Kids and Parents – Workshop Presented by UBC Continuing Studies at the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre

        Vancouver, BC

        In this hands-on workshop, find out how you can inspire students to engage with mathematics and science and boost their confidence and interest in these subjects. As part of the UBC Centennial celebrations, UBC Continuing Studies is offering 20 free One Day @ UBC Centennial lectures on Saturdays at the UBC Point Grey campus from September 2015 through May 2016.
      • Find Out How Well Your Child is Doing in School: Research-Based Tips and Strategies – Workshop Presented by UBC Continuing Studies at the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre

        Vancouver, BC

        Learn how to get the most out of parent-teacher conferences, report cards, and standardized tests results, and how to use informal ways to learn about your child's progress with research-based tips and strategies. As part of the UBC Centennial celebrations, UBC Continuing Studies is offering 20 free One Day @ UBC Centennial lectures on Saturdays at the UBC Point Grey campus from September 2015 through May 2016.