UBC Homecoming: Virtual Cooking Class in Partnership with Fresh Prep

Homecoming 2020 - Presented by RBC Royal Bank - Virtual Cooking Class, in partnership with Fresh Prep

Are you tired of eating the same meals every day or simply looking to learn new cooking skills? Join alumni UBC savings partner Fresh Prep as they guide you step-by-step through a recipe to take your cooking to the next level. On the menu for this brunch time cooking demonstration is a Breakfast Sarnie – a Fennel… Read more

UBC Homecoming: UBC Minds and Wines Virtual Tasting

Homecoming 2020 - Presented by RBC Royal Bank - UBC Minds and Wines Virtual Tasting

We’re proud of the many UBC alumni who have established themselves in BC’s wine industry. As part of this year’s UBC Homecoming celebrations, we invite you to join us as we take a virtual tasting journey through six Okanagan wines. Learn about the region’s wines from UBC alumni winery owners, and winemakers. Recorded September 26,… Read more

UBC Homecoming: 2020 UBC Sports Hall of Fame

Homecoming 2020 - Presented by RBC Royal Bank - UBC Sports Hall of Fame

Cap off Homecoming Weekend with a celebration of the newest honoured members of the UBC Sports Hall of Fame.  The 5 inductees – Ralph “Hunk” Henderson (athlete), Gerald McGavin (builder), Al Morrow (builder), Annamay Pierse Oldershaw (athlete) and the 1975-76 Thunderbird Men’s Volleyball Team join fellow distinguished T-Birds who laid the strong foundation and built… Read more

UBC Homecoming: Drawing 101 and Visual Journaling 101

Homecoming 2020 - Presented by RBC Royal Bank - Drawing 101 & Visual Journaling 101

Online classes for the whole family After clicking submit, you may need to scroll down to see the video. Drawing 101 Pick up your pencils and crayons! This introductory art session covers basic drawing skills for kids and tweens. Great for the whole family! Released September 25, 2020. Visual Journaling 101 Tap into your inner… Read more

UBC Homecoming: Stretching & Movement – Working from Home

Homecoming 2020 - Presented by RBC Royal Bank - Stretching

Learn some tips and tricks for optimal movement and stretching while you work from home and at the office to continue your job while minimizing discomfort! Released September 25, 2020. About the Instructor Aman Rangi BKin’16, MOT’18, Reg. OT (BC) Consultant Occupational Therapist Aman Rangi is dually trained as a kinesiologist and occupational therapist, registered… Read more

UBC Homecoming: Drag Storytime

Homecoming 2020 - Presented by RBC Royal Bank - Drag Storytime

This family-friendly Drag Storytime features captivating readings of children’s books by local Drag performers, Maiden China, BA’15 and Karmella Barr. Hosted by alumna and author Stephanie Lecce, BEd’16. The stories will include: “The Hips on The Drag Queen Go Swish Swish Swish” by Lil Miss Hot Mess (Author), Olga de Dios (Illustrator). Read by Karmella Barr. “They,… Read more

How COVID-19 Reveals Gaps in Food Security

How COVID-19 Reveals Gaps in Food Security

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought to the forefront and exacerbated long-standing food security and equity issues. Watch the webinar to hear our speakers present lessons learned from initiatives that have aimed to address the current food insecurity challenges.

Family Ties: Connecting Food and Learning at Home

Webinar - Family Ties: Connecting Food and Learning at Home

Join the UBC Faculty of Education and Faculty of Land and Food Systems in a delicious discussion on the kitchen as the classroom. Discover methods for inspiring children to learn about nutrition, science, history, and community through the unifying power of food.