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The Move U Crew — Thank you for Making it Happen!

The Move U Crew — Thank you for Making it Happen!

Finally….. the end of our virtual school year. For the first time ever, we didn’t need to commute, walk (or run) from class to class, or even get out of bed for that matter! Clearly, we were much less active …

Staff & Faculty Sports Week Wrap-Up!

Staff & Faculty Sports Week Wrap-Up!

What a week it was for our first ever virtual UBC Staff & Faculty Sports Week! On behalf of UBC Vancouver & UBC Okanagan Athletic & Recreation & HR teams, we just want to say…

THANK YOU!

The enthusiasm, time, …

Low-Cost Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Low-Cost Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Photo Credit: @mrrrk_smith

With Mother’s Day around the corner, here are some gift ideas and some low-cost alternatives for you to show some appreciation to your mom! Whether you live with your mom or if you’re not in the same

End of Year Goodbyes and Hellos!

End of Year Goodbyes and Hellos!

Congratulations to all of you for getting through this special school year! Hope you all crushed your exams and get to enjoy the upcoming summer! From Zoom, Collaborate Ultra and asynchronous lecture videos, this was definitely not your traditional school

5 Online Fitness Resources to Check Out!

5 Online Fitness Resources to Check Out!

What’s up, UBC?

Looking for a way to get active this summer? Trying to find a way to stay fit under the new public health restrictions? We’ve got just the virtual solutions for you! Check out the following resources to …

Meet Anastasia Kiku, TSC Athlete & Co-Founder of Reusables

Meet Anastasia Kiku, TSC Athlete & Co-Founder of Reusables


1. “Tell us about yourself.”

I am currently finishing my last semester at Sauder School of Business specializing in Operations and Logistics. My university experience at UBC has been amazing as I got to learn from great people both inside …

Four Final Exams Study Tips

Four Final Exams Study Tips

For most UBC Students, finals season is one of the most stressful and daunting times in university. While it’s easy to feel discouraged and overwhelmed by the stress, especially amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, there are various tricks and tips that …

The 4 Best Walks at UBC — Sunday Strolls with the Move U Crew

The 4 Best Walks at UBC — Sunday Strolls with the Move U Crew

Welcome to Sunday Strolls with the Move U Crew! My name is Ben, am I will show you the best places to walk around campus! If you missed it, I had an opportunity to make some Instagram Reels this year! …

Behind the Scenes of Volunteering for UBC Intramurals

Behind the Scenes of Volunteering for UBC Intramurals

Editor’s Note: Intramurals is a team of 120 passionate volunteer student staff who organize UBC’s most iconic events, leagues, and marketing initiatives. With support from professional staff members with experience in sport management and student development, all of our student

Homemade corn hole board game in grass in summertime

Lawn Games Winner and Highlights

Over the past weekend, UBC students have been getting outside and having fun with friends in our  Lawn Sports Showdown! Each household team competed in their own timeslot and played a variety of different lawn sports games. The Lawn Sports …