Events and Notices



Events

Vancouver

UBC Pharm Sci Alumni Event in Victoria

February 28, 2013

Three Course Connection Dinner 2013

March 07, 2013

Three Course Connection Dinner (3CC) is an annual UBC event that brings together the three faculties at UBC: Applied Science, Arts and Commerce.

UBC Dialogues: Vancouver In the social media age, can justice be served?

March 13, 2013

Join us for UBC Dialogues in Vancouver where we’ll discuss whether justice can prevail in the online court of public opinion.

Matters of Life and Death: A panel discussion about critical illness and end-of-life considerations

March 20, 2013

Nobody wants to think about, let alone discuss, the idea of dying or being critically or chronically ill. However, it’s precisely in these situations that you or your loved ones will have so many questions and not enough time. Join us as our panel of experts offer advice and perspectives on these matters and more.

UBC Alumni Races at Storm the Wall

March 24, 2013

For more than 30 years, Storm the Wall has been an iconic event on the Point Grey campus. Now UBC REC & Alumni Affairs invite you to re-live the experience of scaling a 12 foot wall with four friends.

The Next Step: Finding Balance in a 24/7 Workplace

March 26, 2013

Join us for The Next Step and learn how to maintain balance in your life while keeping your career moving forward. *Sold out*

Alumni Weekend – Save the Date

May 25, 2013

Okanagan

Okanagan Days – Save the Date

July 9-11th, 2013

Join us in Kelowna for a golf tournament, dinner, wine tour, observatory event and more.

Calgary, AB

UBC Alumni Event at the Calgary Stampede

July 05, 2013

Dust off your best western duds and come and experience the 101st Calgary Stampede in style at the Rangeland Tent

Hong Kong

The Next Step: Your Career Success

March 19, 2013

Join fellow UBC alumni in Hong Kong for The Next Step: Your Career Success.

Montreal, QC

Pub Night in Montreal

March 06, 2013

Remember “Pit Night” from your time at UBC? For the second year running, the UBC alumni branch in Montreal is bringing all the fun of a Pit Night to you

New York, NY

New York Canadian University Pickup Hockey Game

March 02, 2013

Join fellow alumni and graduates of the University of British Columbia, McGill University, University of Waterloo for Pickup shinny hockey!

Palm Desert, CA

UBC Desert Days 2013

March 10-12, 2013

Join us in Palm Desert this March for UBC Desert Days.

 


Reunions

Applied Science – Engineering

CHEM 70 – May 23rd & 24th, 2013
RSVP to Anthony Galloway aj.galloway@telus.net

Bio Resource – All years – May 24th & 25th, 2013
RSVP to Courtney Smith courtney.smith@ubc.ca

1963 All Departments! – May 25th, 2013
RSVP to John Montgomery jsrmont@telus.net

MINE 73 – May 24th & 25th, 2013
RSVP to Michael Allan Michael.Allan@teck.com

Dentistry

Annual Alumni Reception and Class Reunion Photos at the PDC

Friday, March 8, 2013, 6pm-8pm
2nd Floor Lobby, Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Centre
Vancouver, BC

Commemorative anniversary class photos to be taken of: 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1994, 1998, 2003, 2008 and 2012

Please contact alumni@dentistry.ubc.ca for more information.

Forestry

Alumni Reception at ABCFP Conference – February 21, 2013

Are you attending the 2013 ABCFP Forestry Conference and AGM or do you live in the Prince George area? If so, you are invited to join us for a cocktail reception with Dean John Innes. Join fellow alumni for an evening gathering to discuss today’s issues and trends in Forestry, catch up with old friends and make new alumni connections. This is also your opportunity to ask questions about forestry education, the direction of the Faculty and discuss forestry issues in an intimate group. This event is in partnership with the ABCFP.

Please RSVP to janna.kellett@ubc.ca or 604-827-3082.

Class of 1983 Reunion – Planning is underway!

Members of the Class of 1983 are starting to plan for a 30th reunion gathering later this year. Interested in learning more or being involved in the planning? Contact Candace Parsons at candace.e.parsons@gmail.com.

Law

For more information about any of these upcoming events, please contact Jennifer Regan, Alumni Relations Manager, at regan@law.ubc.ca or 604-822-2584.

Class of ’53 60th Reunion
Date: March 27, 2013
Details: Valerie and Bill Ellis will be hosting the Class of ’53 for dinner in their home.

Class of ’63 50th Reunion
Date: April 19, 2013
Details: The Class of ’63 50th Reunion Committee (Al Achtem, Tom English, QC, and Darrell Roberts, QC) has organized a tour of the new home of the UBC Faculty of Law (Allard Hall) followed by a cocktail reception and dinner at Shaughnessy Restaurant in VanDusen Gardens.
Purchase tickets for the reunion HERE!

Class of ’88 25th Reunion
Date: May 24, 2013
Details: The Class of ’88 Reunion Committee is organizing a reception at Allard Hall to celebrate 25 years since graduation. More information will be circulated shortly!

Chief Justice Lance Finch Retirement Dinner
Date: June 6, 2013
Details: The UBC Law Alumni Association is pleased to be supporting a dinner in honour of the retirement of Chief Justice Lance Finch (UBC LAW Class of ’62) from the British Columbia Court of Appeal. Click HERE to purchase tickets!

Sauder School of Business

If you’d like to lead or be involved with setting up a reunion for your class, contact the Development and Alumni Engagement Office at 604-822-6801 alumni@sauder.ubc.ca.

The BCom 1958 Reunion will take place on May 13th and 14th 2013. More details to come.

The BCom 1963 Reunion planning is in progress. More details to come.

The BCom 2008 Reunion should take place on May 25th 2013. More details to come.

The MBA/MSc 1988 Reunion will take place on May 11th 2013. More details to come.

The MBA 2003 Reunion will take place on May 24th and 25th 2013. More details to come.

The MBA 2008 Reunion planning is in progress. More details to come.

Science

UBC Physics Society 50th Anniversary Reunion

Save the date: April 6, 2013

PHYSSOC has grown considerably over the last half century–increasing it role as a social incubator and an academic resource.

It’s time to celebrate. If you’ve been involved with the society as an executive, volunteer or member, RSVP by January 6 to be part of the fun!

To RSVP and receive more information regarding the celebration, please visit surveymonkey.com/s/physsoc50 or email 50Physsoc@phas.ubc.ca


Notices

Discount for Alumni on UBC Merchandise at the Bookstore

Show your UBC pride! Use the code* ALU13 for a 12 per cent discount on several UBC-branded items at the UBC Bookstore. You can use the code online or bring your ACard and go in-store. The code will expire December 31, 2012. Three per cent of proceeds will go to alumni programming.

* Expires December 31, 2013

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