UBC History

Learn more about the people, traditions and events that have shaped UBC’s journey to the present.

I Prank, Therefore I Am

The inside scoop on UBC’s most infamous student prank

100 Years of Fashion at UBC

It hasn’t always been yoga wear and rain boots

Saving the Farm

John Young escorted a herd of prized cattle from Scotland to UBC

Dear Dr. Wesbrook: Letters from the Front

Students serving in WWI corresponded with UBC’s first president

CiTR: The little radio station that could

When UBC’s campus radio was born, broadcasting was a cutting-edge technology

Old Bill

The beloved UBC janitor who became a museum curator


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