Stories

Meet Christine Yang – Arts Internship Program Student of the Year
Program of Study: Sociology UBC Affiliations: Arts Internship Program, Arts Undergraduate Society, Arts Tri-Mentorship Program Awards: Arts Internship Program Student of the Year Award Where can we connect with you? LinkedIn, Instagram How did you choose your academic program? I decided to major in Sociology after taking an introductory course with Chris Mackenzie. He was so inspiring […]

Filza Raza: Outstanding Leader in the UBC Community
Hometown: Surrey, BC Program of Study: Political Science UBC Affiliations: UBC Alma Mater Society, ESSAC Committee (Enrolment Services Student Advisory Committee), UBCAccess and Diversity, Arts Undergraduate Society. AMS Clubs: Thaqalayn Muslim Association, Pre-Law Society, Pakistan Student Association UBC Awards: Bhagwan Kaur wife of Gokal Singh of Halwara Award in Arts (2018), AMS Just Desserts Award (2017), […]

Rohina Dass: Outstanding Leader in the UBC Community
"Being a student leader means finding what you care about, finding the community that cares about it too, and doing great work together."

Camile Oliveira: Outstanding Leader in the Faculty of Arts
Hometown: Manaus, Brazil / Vancouver, Canada Program of Study: International Relations UBC Affiliations: International Relations Students Association, Journal of International Affairs UBC Awards: Bhagwan Kaur wife of Gokal Singh of Halwara Award in Arts, Trek Excellence Scholarship How can we connect with you? Instagram: @camileclaros Why did you choose your academic program of study? In my first year I did […]

Aydan Con: Outstanding Leader in the UBC Community and Beyond
Arts students are fortunate to study in a faculty that encourages interdisciplinary thinking and problem solving through different academic lenses. We get to think critically about situations encountered in the varied literature and problems we encounter every day in our coursework.

Maryam Dada: Outstanding Leader in the UBC Community and Beyond
"I knew that if there was a way to help people, simply by listening to them, then I wanted to learn how to do it."

Calling All Music Lovers
Five new pianos in locations across campus are waiting to be played.

Meet two students bringing awareness to climate change research at UBC
The Climate Hub is open to all students who want to get involved with programs, events and education surrounding climate change and climate justice.

Meet Angelica Poversky: Creator of ARTIVISM
Third-year Media Studies student Angelica Poversky created “Artivism,” a new art festival focused on social justice.

Katherine Moore: Outstanding Leader in the UBC Community & Beyond Faculty of Arts 2018
Katherine (BA '18) received the award for her contributions to mental health culture on campus and in the wider community.