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GSS Softball League 2021

UNA Nobel Softball Diamond 3055 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia

The annual GSS Softball League is back - Dig out your gloves and form a team with fellow graduate students now!

GSS Koerner’s Happy Hour

Koerner's Pub 6371 Crescent Road, Vancouver, BC

Celebrate the summer with the GSS and let us take YOU to Koerner's Pub!

Thea Koerner House Virtual Tour

225 - 6371 Crescent Road, Vancouver, British Columbia

Join GSS President Kimani Karangu as he brings you along for a live-streamed, virtual tour of the Graduate Student Centre at the Thea Koerner House.

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Orientation 2021: UBC In-Person Campus Tours

Thea Koerner House 225-6371 Crescent Road, Vancouver, BC

Join our personalized, graduate student-specific campus tour! Meet other graduate students and ask questions about UBC experience while you learn all of the hidden gems on campus!

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Orientation 2021: UBC In-Person Campus Tours

Thea Koerner House 225-6371 Crescent Road, Vancouver, BC

Join our personalized, graduate student-specific campus tour! Meet other graduate students and ask questions about UBC experience while you learn all of the hidden gems on campus!

Orientation 2021: Graduate Swim Day

UBC Aquatic Centre 6080 Student Union Blvd, Vancouver, British Columbia

Check out UBC's beautiful Aquatic Centre during our dedicated graduate student swim time, brought to you in collaboration with UBC REC.

Orientation 2021: Rainbow Speed Friending Social

225 - 6371 Crescent Road, Vancouver, British Columbia

Good laughs, good company, good times!

Geared toward UBC’s LGBTQ2SIA+ and allied graduate student community, this event aims to foster connection through quick conversation and fun!

Free

Orientation 2021: DIY Tie-Dye Night

225 - 6371 Crescent Road, Vancouver, British Columbia

Ready to get crafty and add to your closet? Join us to spice up your clothes by tie-dying together on Zoom! Grab or buy a shirt, a tie-dye kit, and meet fellow UBC graduate students.

Free

GSS Graduate Coaching Program – Info Session

225 - 6371 Crescent Road, Vancouver, British Columbia

Want to be your own coach of your life and achieve success? Join us for a virtual info session of our inaugural Graduate Student Coaching Program on Sept. 29!

Free

French 101 Class (Beginner)

Online

Parlez-vous francais? Non? Want to? Beginner French is a great opportunity to learn basic comprehension, communication and writing skills. Adapted to an online platform, this class will be fun and interactive!

French 111 Class (Intermediate)

Online

Got the basics of the French language and want to learn more? Intermediate French is a great opportunity to further develop French oral and written skills!

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Flow Yoga Class

Online

Give yourself a little self love and destress from the hectic academic demands! Classes will offer a mixture of meditation, dynamic movement along with breath-work to bring about a greater sense of awareness and balance.

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Flow Yoga Class

Online

Give yourself a little self love and destress from the hectic academic demands! Classes will offer a mixture of meditation, dynamic movement along with breath-work to bring about a greater sense of awareness and balance.

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Latin Funk Dance Class

Online

Need a break from your thesis research or academic studies? Join our Latin Funk Dance class and get your grooves moving! Learn choreography and proper, authentic Latin dance moves, with the bonus of getting in shape at the same time!

Recurring

Flow Yoga Class

Online

Give yourself a little self love and destress from the hectic academic demands! Classes will offer a mixture of meditation, dynamic movement along with breath-work to bring about a greater sense of awareness and balance.

Recurring

Latin Funk Dance Class

Online

Need a break from your thesis research or academic studies? Join our Latin Funk Dance class and get your grooves moving! Learn choreography and proper, authentic Latin dance moves, with the bonus of getting in shape at the same time!

Recurring

Flow Yoga Class

Online

Give yourself a little self love and destress from the hectic academic demands! Classes will offer a mixture of meditation, dynamic movement along with breath-work to bring about a greater sense of awareness and balance.

Recurring

Latin Funk Dance Class

Online

Need a break from your thesis research or academic studies? Join our Latin Funk Dance class and get your grooves moving! Learn choreography and proper, authentic Latin dance moves, with the bonus of getting in shape at the same time!

GSS Koerner’s Happy Hour

Koerner's Pub 6371 Crescent Road, Vancouver, BC

Take a break from your research or celebrate the end of grading mid-terms with the GSS Services Committee! Join us and fellow grad students for a November afternoon of happy hour at Koerner's Pub.

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Flow Yoga Class

Online

Give yourself a little self love and destress from the hectic academic demands! Classes will offer a mixture of meditation, dynamic movement along with breath-work to bring about a greater sense of awareness and balance.

Recurring

Latin Funk Dance Class

Online

Need a break from your thesis research or academic studies? Join our Latin Funk Dance class and get your grooves moving! Learn choreography and proper, authentic Latin dance moves, with the bonus of getting in shape at the same time!

Recurring

Flow Yoga Class

Online

Give yourself a little self love and destress from the hectic academic demands! Classes will offer a mixture of meditation, dynamic movement along with breath-work to bring about a greater sense of awareness and balance.

Recurring

Latin Funk Dance Class

Online

Need a break from your thesis research or academic studies? Join our Latin Funk Dance class and get your grooves moving! Learn choreography and proper, authentic Latin dance moves, with the bonus of getting in shape at the same time!

Recurring

Flow Yoga Class

Online

Give yourself a little self love and destress from the hectic academic demands! Classes will offer a mixture of meditation, dynamic movement along with breath-work to bring about a greater sense of awareness and balance.

Recurring

Latin Funk Dance Class

Online

Need a break from your thesis research or academic studies? Join our Latin Funk Dance class and get your grooves moving! Learn choreography and proper, authentic Latin dance moves, with the bonus of getting in shape at the same time!

GSS x GPS Board Games with Grads!

GSS Loft 6133 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC

Looking to relax from studies with a little sleuthing? Join the GSS and GPS for a round or two of boardgames, Jackbox, and more!

Free

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Flow Yoga Class

Online

Give yourself a little self love and destress from the hectic academic demands! Classes will offer a mixture of meditation, dynamic movement along with breath-work to bring about a greater sense of awareness and balance.

Recurring

Latin Funk Dance Class

Online

Need a break from your thesis research or academic studies? Join our Latin Funk Dance class and get your grooves moving! Learn choreography and proper, authentic Latin dance moves, with the bonus of getting in shape at the same time!

Recurring

Flow Yoga Class

Online

Give yourself a little self love and destress from the hectic academic demands! Classes will offer a mixture of meditation, dynamic movement along with breath-work to bring about a greater sense of awareness and balance.

Recurring

Latin Funk Dance Class

Online

Need a break from your thesis research or academic studies? Join our Latin Funk Dance class and get your grooves moving! Learn choreography and proper, authentic Latin dance moves, with the bonus of getting in shape at the same time!

Recurring

Flow Yoga Class

Online

Give yourself a little self love and destress from the hectic academic demands! Classes will offer a mixture of meditation, dynamic movement along with breath-work to bring about a greater sense of awareness and balance.

Recurring

Latin Funk Dance Class

Online

Need a break from your thesis research or academic studies? Join our Latin Funk Dance class and get your grooves moving! Learn choreography and proper, authentic Latin dance moves, with the bonus of getting in shape at the same time!

GSS Goes Bowling

Grandview Lanes 2195 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, BC

Play bowling in style, and with good company. Meet fellow graduate students at this fun Glow-in-the-Dark Bowling Night!

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Latin Funk Dance Class

Online

Need a break from your thesis research or academic studies? Join our Latin Funk Dance class and get your grooves moving! Learn choreography and proper, authentic Latin dance moves, with the bonus of getting in shape at the same time!

GSS Orientation – Jan 2022: Graduate Skating Drop-In

Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre 6066 Thunderbird Blvd, Vancouver, British Columbia

Check out the ice rink at Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre, an ice rink located right on campus during our dedicated graduate student skate time.

GSS Orientation – Jan 2022: DIY Self-Care Kits

** Update: This event is postponed until further notice. ** Grad school is about work hard, but more importantly, self care smarter! Join us to create unique self-care kits!

Free

GSS Orientation – Jan 2022: Campus Tours

Thea Koerner House Courtyard 6371 Crescent Road, Vancouver, BC

Learn your way around the Point Grey campus and the spots you need to know with current UBC grad students who's got the inside knowledge of the best places on campus as your walking tour guides.

Free

GSS Grad Orientation – Jan 2022: Graduate Swim Day

UBC Aquatic Centre 6080 Student Union Blvd, Vancouver, British Columbia

Check out UBC's beautiful Aquatic Centre during our dedicated graduate student swim time, brought to you in collaboration with GSS & UBC REC.

Info Session: GSS Graduate Coaching Program

Online

Join our virtual information session and learn more on the GSS Graduate Coaching Program that is designed to equip graduate students with essential frameworks and tools to achieve life success.

Free

French 101 Class (Beginner)

Online

Parlez-vous francais? Non? Want to? Our Beginner French class is a great opportunity to learn basic comprehension, communication and writing skills to get you started on this official language of Canada.

French 111 Class (Intermediate)

Online

Boost or further develop your French language skills with this Intermediate French class! This fun and interactive class will emphasize on oral expression, offering graduate students the opportunity to practise speaking in French in an open and welcoming environment.

Black History Month Trivia Night

GSS Loft 6133 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC

Happy Black History Month! Celebrate and come out to our Black History Month Trivia Night for an exciting evening of trivia, African and Caribbean food. Plus, lots of prizes to be won!

GSS Annual General Meeting 2022

Online

Join us for this 10-week beginner Mandarin conversational class and learn together in a small group setting with other like-minded participants and be guided by our passionate and experienced instructor who is also a native Mandarin speaker.

Study Room, Thea Koerner House, UBC

GSS Loft, Rm. 4202 of AMS Student Nest, UBC

Leon’s Lounge, Thea Koerner House, UBC

Thea’s Lounge, Thea Koerner House, UBC

Penthouse, Thea Koerner House, UBC