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Seeking Student Volunteers for UBC Alumni Weekend

UBC campus experts needed – yes, that’s you!

Want to meet fun new people? Interested in adding something unique to your resume? You’re in luck! alumni UBC is preparing for another exciting Alumni Weekend and we’re looking for 150 volunteers to help us make it happen!

Alumni Weekend takes place on Saturday May 24, 2014 and is an annual event that invites UBC alumni to Point Grey Campus for a day of exciting workshops and classes (without quizzes!), tours of the attractions on campus and a chance to reunite with old friends.

Volunteers will assist at the various venues, tours, educational sessions and registration. They will also help with event preparation, assist with wayfinding and transportation and overall, ensure that everyone feels welcome. Volunteer shifts are only 5 hours long so you can enjoy the day!

For more information and to register to be a volunteer CLICK HERE

Contact us with your questions at alumni.weekend@ubc.ca or 604 822 0515.

Alumni Weekend, May 24 2014 – Call for Submissions

Alumni UBC are seeking your submissions for Alumni Weekend 2014 programming. To help generate some ideas,  previous LFS programming has included:

  • Tours of the Wine Research Library
  • Wine appreciation workshops
  • Bug Lab Crawl
  • Orchard Garden Tour
  • Tours of the UBC Farm
  • Interactive booths on Nutrition and Food Chemistry at the Alumni Fair

This year, all programming will take place on Saturday May 24. Please make all submissions directly through the online form:http://www.alumni.ubc.ca/events/alumniweekend/alumni-weekend-submissions/

Alumni UBC have asked that the Submission Description is written as you would like it to be presented on the website, to minimize editing time.

Templates and further guidelines are available online [pdf].

Deadline for all submissions is Friday January 31.