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Moments of Change

There have been many historic moments over the past 100 years. Here are some of the highlights of a century of transformation.

This Centennial offers the occasion to celebrate a century of success, and to rededicate ourselves to the goals of an exceptional learning environment, true global citizenship, a civil and sustainable society, and a program of outstanding research, all in the service of the people of British Columbia, Canada, and the world.

Dr. Martha C. Piper
Interim President and Vice-Chancellor

Global Impact

UBC’s reach spans the globe. We invite our entire community—alumni, students, staff, faculty, friends, neighbours, donors and partners—to take their place, share their memories and add a pin to the map.

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What's Happening?

There are many public events and initiatives planned over our Centennial year. Check out the latest UBC100 news and events.

Latest News

Musqueam Post dedicated at UBC Vancouver campus today
April 7, 2016

The Musqueam people and the University of British Columbia acknowledged their developing partnership today with the dedication of a striking cedar post installed prominently on the Point Grey campus, which...

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Hockey star Hayley Wickenheiser and renowned Vij restaurateurs among UBC Centennial honorary degree recipients
February 12, 2016

UBC will recognize 13 Centennial honorary degree recipients during spring graduation ceremonies, among them four-time Olympic gold medal hockey player Hayley Wickenheiser; Grammy-winning violin virtuoso James Ehnes; business leader and...

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UBC raises more than $1.6 billion in historic fundraising and alumni engagement campaign
November 17, 2015

The University of British Columbia has announced the results of its start an evolution campaign – the most ambitious fundraising and alumni engagement campaign in Canadian history. The seven-year campaign was the first...

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Upcoming Events

May 28
Key events at 1:30pm, 3:00pm and 5:00pm.
UBC Vancouver Campus

Great things happen when our brightest minds have the freedom to explore. When we pursue our unique interests, the resulting collective capacity for innovation is limitless. The issues of...

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