Inside spread of William Shakespeare's First Folio showing an illustration of the author

This extremely rare book was published in 1623, seven years after the playwright’s death.

Blue graphic with stars on the perimeter and the text "alumni UBC 2021 Achievement Awards presented by boyden"

On November 18, 2021, we honoured eight inspiring members of the UBC community.

UBC’s President shares stories from his life journey in a new video.
Camil Dumont turns lawns into farms and advocates for sustainable food systems.
A pioneer of Vancouver’s now-thriving craft beer scene, James “mad scientist” Walton, BSc’85

Peggy Assinck conducts research on spinal cord injury, which she herself sustained.

The origins of alumni UBC.
Elderly woman looking out window

Ninety-three-year-old Iola Knight, BA’45, MA’47, was a wildlife biologist at a time when few...

Alysha Connor

Alysha Connor is enjoying her first year at the university her great great grandfather helped...

Moving Words

An acrobat and a writer who met as students teamed up years later for a theatrical piece.

Frank Wesbrook
Watch the UBC Centennial video.
UBC engineering prof. Elizabeth Croft, BASc’88, is programming robots to interpret physical...