By Miranda Massie on June 5, 2018
This Month’s Feature:
June 21: UBC Staff Pension Fair
Other Events and Activities:
Now-June 13: Call for QPR Instructors – Applications Open
Now-July 4: Yoga on the Mall
June 6: Doughgirls Summer Harvest Baking
June 12: Leading with Emotional Intelligence (for Postdocs and Grad students)
June 16: Garden Days Grow Green Guide Tour (UBC Botanical Garden)
June 21: Special Solstice Opening – Beginning with the Seventies Radial Change (Belkin Art Gallery)
Photo Credit: Community Development (UBC Campus and Community Planning)
By Miranda Massie on June 8, 2016
UBC based events and activities:
Summer Joga Series @ BodyWorks: New Pilot Period June 14 – July 5
BodyWorks Fitness is now offering Joga (Yoga for Jocks) for $36 as a pilot during its first term from June 14 – July 5! Join Janelle, certified Joga Instructor & Ambassador, in a unique opportunity to achieve mobility and strength through yoga! Weekly Joga classes will run every Tuesday, 12:00 – 12:45pm at Bodyworks Fitness Centre. Call 604-822-0207 for rates.
This panel discussion will address the challenge of respecting fundamental principles of justice for the defendant while fostering a better space for survivors within the criminal justice system. Moderated by Margot Young of the Allard School of Law, panelists include legal experts in sexual assault trials, and experts on the impact on survivors, and the media’s response. This event is supported by Alumni UBC. Register here.
Discover ways in which the pharmacist-led patient care clinic can assist you and/or a loved one with medication management. Seminar facilitators include Jordan Ho, 4th year pharmacy student, and Barbara Gobis, Lecturer and Director of the UBC Pharmacists Clinic. Seminar will be June 16, 12:00-12:50pm at the Osborne Centre, unit 1, room 203. Please view/share this poster.
UBC Opera Presents-A Midsummer Night’s Dream: June 23-26
A spat between the king and queen of fairies spills into the human realm, creating a tangle of misdirected spells and misplaced love affairs. Nothing is what it seems in this enchanting collision of worlds, as fairies, country folk, and moonstruck young lovers spin through a single magical night. Buy tickets here.
Understanding Your Staff Pension Plan: June 27 or 28
Understanding Your Staff Pension Plan (UYSPP) is an informative workshop session designed for potential and current members of the UBC Staff Pension Plan. Register here.
Wednesday Farm Markets at the UBC Bookstore: June-October
The UBC Farm Wednesday Campus Market features an assortment of fresh UBC Farm produce and flowers. This mid-week market in front of the UBC Bookstore offers students, staff and faculty members a convenient opportunity to purchase UBC Farm produce. The Wednesday market only accepts cash, and customers are asked to bring their own bags.
UBC Recreation Outdoor Programming: Summer 2016
Looking to enjoy a low- or high-impact activity while still being able to enjoy the summertime time? UBC Recreation holds many of our popular classes outdoors during the warmer months including boot camps, yoga, and Tai Chi Chuan, as well as outdoor specific programs like golf, stand-up paddle boarding, kayaking, whale watching, and sailing. Learn more.
Summer Yoga Series (Blusson Spinal Cord Centre): until Aug 25
Do you work at or near VGH? Activate yourself this summer with lunchtime fitness classes. Taught by certified instructors and offered Tuesday and Thursday throughout the summer. Sign up for strength-based full body workouts, combo yoga-pilates classes or both! (Cost: $230/32 classes; $120/16 classes; $85/10 drop-in classes)