Event: UBC Alumni Weekend 2011
Date: Saturday, May 28
Time: 8:30 a.m. – midnight
Location: UBC Vancouver campus
Tomorrow (Saturday, May 28), media and the public are invited to join more than 3,000 alumni who will return to campus for UBC’s annual Alumni Weekend.
Highlights will include:
- Free tours of UBC attractions, including the Museum of Anthropology, the Beaty Biodiversity Museum, UBC’s Botanical Gardens and the UBC Farm
- Family-friendly activities and games, including chemistry magic shows and ‘Super Chefs of the Universe’
- A conversation with CBC’s Mellissa Fung, who was kidnapped at gunpoint in Afghanistan
- A panel discussion on sustainable community-building featuring Mike Harcourt, former B.C. Premier and Vancouver Mayor.
To learn more about UBC Alumni Weekend, visit: www.alumni.ubc.ca/events/alumniweekend/
To learn more about the “Vibrant Sustainable Communities: Towards a Smart Future” panel, visit: www.planning.ubc.ca/vancouver_home/news_and_events/calendar_of_events/events80/2011-05.php
To attend the panel, please contact Kera McArthur at 604-312-7619.