While it was certainly a musical event, crowded with the crème de la crème of our beloved UBC musicians, three food trucks and a couple of stalls selling overpriced clothes just did not cut it for me.
Once again, trends come and go. Recent menswear enthusiasts have been bringing more attention back to the overlooked sophistication that double-breasted jackets bring.
Just remember to forgive others for the mistakes they make; one believes things because one has been conditioned to believe them.
With the common theme of finding beauty in the forgotten, or the private, both films spoke to the festival’s theme of “queering the self.”
I’m sitting in Rare Books and Special Collections (RBSC), in the basement of Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, and I hold in my hands a piece of literary history. I’m holding the second draft manuscript of a novel called Under The Volcano by English writer Malcolm Lowry.
Wandering through the aisles of the MOA and allowing my mind to wander with me, impulsively opening drawers at a whim and enjoying the unexpected findings is the perfect way to decompress.
This time on Hidden Treasures, we dive into Oceania and the various aspects of their many cultures: weapons, ceremonies, and human subjects.
Anonymity was a shield for students who, if they were afraid of raising their hands in class before, would show their personalities and humour on Collaborate Ultra chats.
Unlike most time-travel books which focus on the future, this book uniquely sets its world in the far future, and peers back into a ‘past’ which is really our present.
One new event this year is a collaboration with the Thunderbirds Dance Team: flash mobs. With the places and times kept under wraps, students should be on the lookout for these choreographed performances.
During the lecture, Naqvi analyzed the current prejudices and misconceptions about what it means to be an Afghan.
There are 250 to 300 types of edible plants that grow in the food garden that are are typically harvested by volunteers and then donated to the local community.
In the midst of a global pandemic, Martens found herself enjoying the phone calls, even if it may not have been the original plan for the project.
Did I hear a voice asking what shoe colour options there are for black suits? Black and dark brown.
In the year 2050, art has been outlawed by the technology-driven fascism of the ruling regime.
“We are much more than our past, we are our resiliency and we are not steeped in trauma-based narratives,” Friday said in an interview with The Ubyssey.
While the pandemic is still far from over, I am hopeful that soon enough we will still pull through and finally, come together as a campus and celebrate all that we had missed out on during the previous year.
The village that brought Wash Your Hands of My Blood to the ConnectHER Film Festival with only two months of writing and filming, consisted of Anahita Seraji, Aakanksha Sahu, Param Tahilramani, Nixita Taneja, Shriya Chamarty, Ziyaan Virji, Sidharth Grover, Maria Gimenez, Amanda Blake, Jin Lee and Isha Sacheti.
Between Zoom classes, I’d walk around to get some fresh air, only to discover that campus was a shadow of what it used to be.
To deal with my anxieties, I needed to hear, ‘How do you feel’ or ‘What do you need’ or maybe even a ‘So, what now.’
Techwear is an abbreviation for technical wear, usually made with breathable, water-resistant and flexible material. Clothes that are perfect for everyday wear that maximizes utility; clothes that make your life easier.
From decolonial research to digitizing records, X̱wi7x̱wa Library amplifies voices which have historically been silenced.