Fans at the 2019 Winter Classic
January 13, 2020
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Events: Jan 13 to 19

This week, attend the Winter Classic, relax with a yoga rave, and check out UBC Theatre’s latest production.

Volunteer Recruitment Fair

Why you should go

Expand your network within the UBC and Vancouver community and find new opportunities.


Want to create meaningful change and improve people’s lives? Develop skills and networks which will help you succeed after graduation? Volunteer! Check out the Volunteer Recruitment Fair this week and get the chance to speak with over 20 community organizations from various sectors to find the perfect volunteer opportunity for you. More info.

  • When: Wed, Jan 15 | 11:30 am - 3:00 pm 

  • Price: Free

  • Where: UBC Life Building


Yoga Rave 

Why you should go

Grab your mats and join in with this colourful twist to yoga.


Start your year off strong by participating in this unique UBC event. Bring your yoga mat and wear bright clothes to this free yoga dance party on campus, accompanied by glow-in-the-dark paint and black lights. Space and extra mats are limited, so arrive early to secure your spot.

  • When: Thu, Jan 16 | 6:15 - 8:00 pm

  • Price: Free

  • Where: Totem Park Ballroom

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UBC Theatre—The Changeling

Why you should go

Immerse yourself in a play full of twists, turns, and surprises. 


UBC Theatre & Film presents The Changeling by Thomas Middleton and William Rowley. Directed by MFA Director Luciana Silvestre Fernandes, this Jacobean Tragedy is a tale of hidden sexual desires, bloody deeds, and characters who realize their intentions are less than pure. It’s also one of the darkest and most sensual of the 17th-century English tragedies. More info.

  • When: Thu, Jan 16 - Sat, Feb 1 | 7:30 pm 

  • Price: $11.50

  • Where: Chan Centre for the Performing Arts

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Winter Classic 

Why you should go

Cheer on your UBC Thunderbirds at one of the biggest games of the year!


UBC’s biggest hockey game is back for its 6th year. Start the festivities early at the pre-game festival located on the arena concourse, which will be filled with live music and DJs, hockey skill games, face painting, and more. This is a classic UBC event you do not want to miss, so make sure to get your ticket ASAP! More info.

  • When: Fri, Jan 17 | 7:00 pm (doors open at 5:00 pm)

  • Price: $10

  • Where: Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre

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UBC Game Tech Conference

Why you should go

This is your chance to meet and network with various gaming studios based in Vancouver.


Vancouver’s largest gaming and technology conference is conveniently located at UBC. GameTech brings together major Vancouver gaming studios and is a great opportunity to learn about game development and network with industry professionals. Whether you’re a gamer, developer, or artist, this event is an excellent way to gain insight into the fast-growing gaming world.

  • When: Sun, Jan 19 | 1:00 - 6:00 pm

  • Price: $10 ($5 for BizTech and UBC Game Development members)

  • Where: Great Hall, AMS Nest

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