Recently graduated UBC Master of Music student Jaelem Bhate has a promising career as a conductor and composer in both the classical and jazz genres — after an unexpected start in science. Listen to our podcast interview with Jaelem to hear his journey, and how scholarships and awards helped him on the way.
As a member of the Lane 4 Club, your generosity will help sustain excellence over the long term, benefiting the swimming program directly by providing ongoing support towards coaching, scholarship more
A beloved room in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre will be transformed and upgraded thanks to a generous gift from Tony and Marissa Peña.
The Lillooet Room, part of the Chapman Learning Commons, has been re-named the Antonio and Marissa Peña Learning and Events Room. The space is used for workshops by UBC faculty, staff and students. The Peñas’ gift more
The UBC Thunderbird Golf Program has long been a source of pride for the University of British Columbia as a national championship winning team. Sweeping the men’s and women’s 2019 Canadian University Championships, the UBC Golf Program’s student athletes has been supported by the Ken Woods Thunderbird Award.
The teams’ performances were backed up by strong showings from rising stars, more
Regan Oey grew up in Vancouver with his mother and two siblings. He went to Vancouver College and excelled in his studies, becoming class valedictorian and participating in both athletics—he was on the football and basketball team—and in community service, volunteering in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. That volunteer service, undertaken to fulfill a religion requirement, turned […]