Outreach Blog

Science Rendezvous/Science Odyssey Celebation Looking for Volunteers


A few UBC science units on campus will be hosting activities on May 11 as part of the Science Rendezvous, a NSERC Science Odyssey celebration. More than a thousand visitors will join us in this celebration of discovery and innovation. We need some volunteers to help with general tasks, including

  • Provide directions to visitors
  • Document and promote activities on campus
  • Share the excitement of Science Odyssey
  • Promote the event
  • And help out with other general needs (set up, clean up, etc)

If you are interested, register below to be a volunteer. There will be a short training meeting in early May.

2019 Science Rendezvous/Science Odyssey Volunteer Form

  • Sizes listed are unisex sizes

Special Outreach Event – April 6 A Capella Science

From “The Surface of Light!,” to “Bohemian Gravity,” to “PLUTO MARS: Outbound Probe,” Tim Blais’ popular YouTube channel A Capella Science blends science and pop music into entertaining and educational creations. Join us on Thursday, April 6 for this special event!

Summer camp registration is open!

The UBC Phenomenal Physics Summer Camps are for kids (Grades 2-10) who enjoy building things and learning cool new science stuff! We offer five different week-long day camps  – learn more about the camps we are running this year.

Join the awesome Phenomenal Physics Summer Camp volunteer team!

Volunteer application is now open – apply by May 7th to be part of an awesome team!

Faraday Science Show: Physics in Movies (& Reality!) on Dec 13, 2015

Every year students and faculty at the Department of Physics and Astronomy present a public science show in December. This show is suitable for children of ALL AGES, and for adults who are young at heart!