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In Memoriam Edward J. Hundert

In Memoriam Edward J. Hundert (May 28, 1940 – June 18, 2020)   It is with great sadness that we share news of the passing of a cherished colleague and mentor, Professor Edward Hundert—fondly known to students and faculty alike in Arts One as ‘Ed.’ Raised in the Bronx, and a graduate of Stuyvesant High […]

New Publication by 2016-18 Arts One Faculty, Carrie Jenkins and Carla Nappi

Carrie Jenkins and Carla Nappi, past Arts One instructors of the 2016-18 “Knowledge and Power” theme, recently published Uninvited: Talking Back to Plato (2020, McGill-Queen’s UP).

Announcement from Arts One Chairs

Announcement from Arts One Chairs

Whether you already reserved a seat, or are thinking about joining us later, we are looking forward to seeing you!

To Our Arts One Students

To Our Arts One Students

Thank you for a fantastic year from us over at Arts One!

Gateway Space Closed Until Further Notice

Gateway Space Closed Until Further Notice

Due to current events surrounding COVID-19, the Gateway Space is closed until further notice. For assistance, please contact your Arts One instructor and/or the FYP office at: arts.fyp@ubc.ca or admin.fyp@ubc.ca.

New Theme for 2020: Appearance and Reality

New Theme for 2020: Appearance and Reality

The theme for Arts One 2020 is “Appearance and Reality.” You can reserve a spot with us before the registration opens in June!

Education without liberal arts is a threat to humanity, argues UBC president

“I am a better scholar because of my liberal arts education, because it was intentionally diverse and heterogeneous, because it made me move outside of my comfort zone.”
– Santa J. Ono excerpt from cbc.ca