Museum of Anthropology at sunset
October 2, 2017
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Events: Oct 2 to 8

There’s a lot happening in the first week of October at UBC. Here are 6 awesome things to check out!

Global Experience Fair 2017

Why you should go

If you’ve always dreamed of studying abroad, this is your first stop to explore everything that’s possible through Go Global.

DETAILS

Drop in between 10:00 am to 4:30 pm to speak to an exchange advisor and to hear from fellow students who have recently returned from Go Global programs. A series of more in-depth info sessions will be happening too.

With over 200 universities to choose from, get some friendly advice to help you choose the best option for you!

  • When: Wed, Oct 4 | 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

  • Price: Free

  • Where: Irving K Barber Learning Centre Main Concourse

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How to Prepare for a Career Fair

Why you should go

You’ll learn how to walk into Career Days on Oct 18 & 19 with confidence - especially if networking makes you nervous.

DETAILS

This is an interactive session designed to help you come up with networking and communication strategies before you head into Career Days, UBC’s largest annual fair of this type. You’ll come out of the session with a set of tools and techniques to help you succeed - along with insider tips to make the most of your career fair experience!

  • When: Thu, Oct 5 | 2:00 - 3:00 pm

  • Price: Free

  • Where: Centre for Student Involvement & Careers

RSVP on CareersOnline

Thrive Recipe Contest

Why you should enter

You could win a $50 UBC Food Services Gift Card and bask in food fame and glory!

DETAILS

If you think you have the ultimate snack recipe, UBC Food Services wants to help you share it! Just fill out their form for a chance to win and make sure that your recipe is easy to grab and go, contains at least two food groups, and is free of peanuts and tree nuts.

  • When: Mon, Sep 25 to Mon, Oct 9

  • Price: Free

Enter your recipe

Night Shift at the Museum of Anthropology - Body Language

Why you should go

You’ve never experienced MOA like this before.

DETAILS

Once a month, MOA puts on an evening cabaret party. This month will feature Japanese master calligrapher Tsubasa Kimura performing her large-scale works on stage set to music by award-winning cellist Marina Hasselberg. A dance performance and a film presentation cap off the night.

  • When: Thu, Oct 5 | 6:00 - 10:00 pm

  • Price: Free

  • Where: Museum of Anthropology

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Tunes at Noon

Why you should go

It’s a classy way to spend your lunch hour!

DETAILS

Tunes at Noon is brought to you by UBC School of Music students and alumni. This week's performance features Nicole Linaksita, a piano performance UBC alumna. She’ll be playing pieces from Beethoven, Rachmaninoff, Dorothy Chang, and Gounod-Liszt. Bring your lunch, listen, and enjoy.

  • When: Wed, Oct 4 | 12:00 - 1:00 pm

  • Price: Free

  • Where: UBC Welcome Centre - Foyer

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Party Safari Festival presented by Party4Health

Why you should go

If you’ve never started your day with a dance party before, you’re missing out.

DETAILS

Party Safari is an immersive festival for partying but with a twist. It promotes partying, but in a healthy way. This day will feature workshops and events to celebrate World Mental Health Day. Join the morning rave, silent disco, or attend one of the many talks going on throughout the day!

  • When: Fri, Oct 6 | 7:00 am - 11:00 pm

  • Price: Free

  • Where: AMS Student Nest

Register