Q&A with Happy Days Director Gerald Vanderwoude

Q&A with Happy Days Director Gerald Vanderwoude

We had the chance to sit down with the Gerald Vanderwoude, director of the UBC Theatre and Film’s production of Happy Days by Samuel Beckett to get a behind-the-scenes take on the show. Gerald currently serves as the Assistant Dean, H.R. and Facilities for the Faculty of Arts. During his time at UBC, he has directed over […]


Canada at 150+: Trauma, Memory and the Story of Canada

Canada at 150+: Trauma, Memory and the Story of Canada

Join artists, curator Raghavendra Rao K.V., and members of the South Asian Canadian Histories Association to explore this artistic intervention in the story of Canada at 150+.


FarmAde 2017

FarmAde 2017

This year marks the 15th annual UBC FarmAde. Join UBC community members of all ages to celebrate the start of autumn with local food, local Vancouver talent, and dancing.


Day of the Longboat: Then and Now

Day of the Longboat: Then and Now

This year marks the 30th anniversary of UBC Recreation’s Day of the Longboat. A dig through the archives gets us a look back at photos from the 1997 10th anniversary event. Other than the direction of the course, it’s remarkable how the event has remained relatively untouched since its debut in 1987. From the beginning, […]


Instructors Louisa Weizmann and James Chartier

Trying Out A Free Week Class

Four years at UBC and I’d never tried a UBC Recreation Free Week class. That all changed when I stepped into a Krav Maga session.