“Writing helps to install creativity, critical thinking and literacy, and fostering imagination propels all learning. We’re thrilled to offer a groundbreaking, specially tailored program for children to experience both.”
Andreas Schroeder is one of the most renowned writers to come out of UBC with 23 published books of fiction, nonfiction and poetry. He took the time to talk to us about creating, developing and writing a story.
The Arts foreign language requirement has been a hot topic of late, so we toured campus to see what you think. Graden Deasey, Faculty of Engineering: “Personally, I wouldn't want to have to complete this requirement.”
Enjoying your university years can be challenging on a student budget. Let's face it, sometimes alcohol is the best option for a great night out. We've compiled some of the best options at BC Liquor Stores so you can party within a budget.
Something called the All-Star NBA Challenge is coming to campus tomorrow, Saturday, January 23. To promote it, they set up a booth with trampoline and a basketball hoop where many people took part in some sweet, sweet trampoline-assisted dunks.
Just like you would love to drink a thirst-fulfilling pale ale on a hot summer day, a more lingering and thick stout is more likely to satisfy your desires during winter. Most winter beers tend to be darker in colour as the brewers use darker malts in the beer making process and increased yeast to elevate the sweetness.
Do you have a dog? Do you find yourself reminiscing about walking your dog? Well, now you can join UBC Canine Adventure Time Club and socialize with other lucky owners, as well as students who miss their life buddies.
The music transports you in time, and you can almost picture yourself in the 60s in a Detroit bar, with a glass of good whiskey, dim lights and smoke.
If you're bored with the obvious choices like Starbucks, Blenz and Tim Hortons, there are a few more noteworthy coffee places you should check out.