How Propaganda Works

How Propaganda Works

How do we know when we face a democratic crisis? To some degree, new technologies may pose democratic crises. But propaganda has also classically been taken to be a cause of democratic crisis, independently of the medium. Learn more at this exciting event!


Climate Action at UBC: What’s Next?

Climate Action at UBC: What’s Next?

To date, UBC has achieved a 30% reduction in its greenhouse gas emissions from a 2007 baseline, despite an increase in both building space and student enrolment. Join us to learn about UBC’s progress in meeting our climate targets, the next phase of implementation to achieve our 2020 emissions targets, and what you can do.


Play the Climate Change Game Demo

Play the Climate Change Game Demo

This Earth week, travel back in time to present day and see if you have what it takes to change the future…for better or for worse. Experience how your choices, decisions and actions today influence longer-term impacts on the quality of life tomorrow and learn about the research behind serious and participatory games that can help educate and engage communities towards a more […]


The Changing Role of Higher Education: Developing the Next Generation of Global Leaders

The Changing Role of Higher Education: Developing the Next Generation of Global Leaders

Join Professor Santa Ono, the University of British Columbia’s 15th President and Vice-Chancellor, in exploring this profound responsibility in preparing young people for global citizenship. This lecture will be followed by a moderated conversation with Khalil Z. Shariff, UBC Alumnus and CEO for Aga Khan Foundation Canada, together with audience participation.


Beaty Nocturnal

Beaty Nocturnal

Come by for a night at the museum! Every month, the museum will stay open late with admission by donation between 5:00-8:30 pm, offering family-friendly activities.


Easter Celebration at Wesbrook Village 2017

Easter Celebration at Wesbrook Village 2017

Celebrate Easter in style at Wesbrook Village, with a true egg-stravaganza. Festivities including an Easter egg scavenger hunt*, little bunnies friendly walk and run, plus a meet and greet with a life-sized Easter bunny (be sure to bring your own camera)! It’s sure to be a hare-raising event, and not something you want to miss.


Jane Goodall: The Birthday Tour

Jane Goodall: The Birthday Tour

Dr. Goodall’s talks never fail to inspire people of all ages, from all walks of life, as she recounts her unique experiences as a young woman working alone in the rainforest and her hope for the future through her dedication to youth-led action for sustainable change.