Last updated on June 23, 2011 @3:16 pm
Chan Centre 2015/16 Series Just Announced!
The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia (UBC) announces its spectacular 2015/16 concert series, bringing a staggering array of virtuosic musicians, spirited vocal wonders, thrilling débuts, and anticipated returns to the acoustically exquisite Chan Shun Concert Hall. From passionate flamenco to cherished American folk, from energized West African pop […]
UBC Summer Institute in Sustainability Leadership
July 20-24, 2015 UBC Vancouver campus Early bird Discount: Register by June 5 to save $500
UBC psychologist explores what shapes our online behaviour
Amori Mikami is a Psychology professor specializing in social networking and children’s peer relationships. With online bullying cases on the rise, ArtsWIRE spoke to Mikami about how social media influences user interactions, who benefits most from social media, and where more research could be done in the psychology of social media.
UBC prof teaches Buddhism in the 21st century
ArtsWIRE spoke with Jessica Main, Asian Studies professor and Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Chair in Buddhism and Contemporary Society, about stress-management techniques practiced by Buddhists today, the motivations behind Buddhist-led violence in Myanmar and Sri Lanka, and where the program is headed in the future.
Object Approaching Short Blue Waves
May 1-31, 2015 Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery 1825 Main Mall