Leaders, innovators, creators, changemakers. UBC Arts students, graduates, and scholars are advancing a better world.
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Immerse yourself in diverse and engaging learning opportunities, build multiple areas of expertise, and custom-design an interdisciplinary degree pathway that is as unique as you are.
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Make an impact at a local or international level, get involved in research or leadership opportunities, and build your skillset with enriching and career-shaping experiences.
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With our award-winning faculty and world-class facilities, we bring together the best of quantitative research, humanistic inquiry, and artistic expression under one umbrella to advance a better world.
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With diverse, supportive, and inclusive environments and a thriving arts and culture scene, UBC Arts inspires big ideas, transforms conventional learning, and prepares you for success.
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Student-led art contest brings awareness to climate emergency
A recent contest invited students to paint Buchanan's pillars with a design relating to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Emerging technologies open new doorways for young writers
Creative Writing instructor Jennifer Moss connects students to a diversity of digital storytelling work with project-based learning.
What this year’s Oscar nominees say about our times: A Q&A with Film Studies professor Ernest Mathijs
February 7, 2020
Event highlights, Spotlight
10 Arts events not to miss in February
February 1, 2020
Announcements, Faculty, Spotlight
UBC welcomes Dr. Bernard C. Perley as new director of the Institute for Critical Indigenous Studies
January 15, 2020