RELAY FOR LIFE
In partnership with The Canadian Cancer Society, Relay for Life is coming to UBC! Join us on Saturday for a half-day event with the goal of raising $20,000.
Raise life-saving funds
in the fight against Cancer.
EARLY OCTOBER, JOIN US FOR
With the help of On The Fringe Hair Design, hair donations of 8” (21 cm) will be transformed into wigs for children who suffer long-term medical hair loss. The funds raised are put towards supporting cancer research and cancer treatments.
Haircut with donation
of 8" hair:
The easiest way to
do good and look good.
ON FEBRUARY 26, JOIN US FOR
One in four Canadians is estimated to have cancer during their lifetime - but how many of us actually know what cancer is? Cancer Decoded, an easy-to-digest series will be digging deep into the big question of "What is cancer?" from a scientist's perspective.
(Cancer Decoded is resuming)
PUBLIC MEETINGS. EVERY MONDAY
Want to volunteer with us?
Come to one of our public meetings, Mondays in room 2515 of the NEST at 4:00 pm! All UBC students & community welcome.
Rainy forecasts and darkening days signal the arrival of the penultimate month of the year: November. In addition to these telltale signs of the month’s arrival, you also may have noticed some bristly facial hairs dawning the upper lip of your XY-chromosomed friends....read more
Applying to be an executive or part of a committee? Apply through the online form linked on the right. See the meeting recap from Monday 18th's meeting on the right as well! Meeting Details Meeting now finished! Couldn't make it? See the recap here: mailchimp email....read more
This April, the Canadian Cancer Society marks its 60th Daffodil Month by rallying Canadians to show their support for people living with cancer and honour those who have died by wearing a daffodil pin or buying fresh daffodils. Money raised through flower and pin...read more
We'd like to take a moment to recognize the awesome people who put in countless hours of effort, sat through countless meetings, made sure things were being done, and helped UBC make a difference in the fight against cancer during the 2016/17 academic year. Get...read more
Longer than a Football Field Over a football field in length of ponytails collected! According to Wigs for Kids, it takes 10 - 12 ponytails to make a wig. And since it's at least 8" per ponytail, that's around 80" per 10 ponytails which is as many as Costing around...read more
Interested in shaping the future of UBC Cancer Association? Are you an active UBC student and AMS member? Elections are upon us! Cast your vote for candidates by March 14th. If you’re interested in running, register by March 12th at noon.read more