Community

Community

Illustration of people enjoying a public park, with a city in the background

Communities are shaping their public spaces into social places.

Lesley Cormack (left) and Santa Ono (right) on the stage at the launch of FORWARD, the campaign for UBC, on Sep 24, 2022

On Sept. 24, Santa J. Ono and Lesley Cormack together unveiled FORWARD, the campaign for UBC. 

Dr. Aki Horii speaks at reopening of East Lillooet Memorial Garden

A 90-year-old retired doctor overcame hardships and racism to pursue his education at UBC.

Black and white photo of Dr. Nelly Auersperg seated at a desk with microscope

Congratulations to Dr. Nelly Auersperg, the recipient of the 2022 Great Trekker Award.

Wide-angle shot of downtown Kelowna at night

UBC Okanagan is expanding to downtown Kelowna, reinforcing its community ties.

A rainbow array of sequins

Check out these emerging and established dragsters from UBC who know how to werk it.

A plastic pamphlet for the Vancouver rally of solidarity.

Lauryn Oates, PhD’12, went to Tajikistan to provide education for Afghans fleeing the Taliban.

Photo of Bob Lee's statue.

The late Robert H. Lee transformed his university.

Dr. Sana Shahram standing in front of an orange butterfly mural wall.

A UBCO professor’s passion for change manifests in equity-driven community research.

Apothékary founder Shizu Okusa

From Wall Street to wellness, a UBC alum takes on challenges with an innovative approach.