A Tribute to Holiday Parties

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    Winter Gatherings. New Years Celebrations. Secret Santas. Kwanzaa Feasts. Whatever flavour of holiday party you attended this year, we salute you!   December was full of reasons to drink and be merry. Whether it was the end of exams, visits with family or a an all-out holiday rager, we completely understand if you’ve had enough merriment

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Welcome to the Skate Jam

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    Kick flips and $1 hot dogs at UBC’s skateboarding meet-up.   Did you know the University of British Columbia has its very own skatepark? In fact it’s the only park of its kind at any North American university. Students took some time last month to test out this important part of Vancouver’s post-secondary

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Turn it up

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    On May 16, Venue hosted a late-night party featuring New York-based DJ Kap Slap. Our man William Selviz was there to snap some photos. You can find more of William’s nightlife pics at his website, www.williamselviz.com.      

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Goodbye UBC

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The Arts Undergraduate Society at the University of British Columbia celebrated spring convocation with a massive 400-person cocktail party on April 30. Dubbed The Great Arts Sendoff, UBC arts students dressed to impress, and partied like there’s no (exams) tomorrow. We think they’ve got this whole “graduating” thing on lock. What do you think? Many

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You’re a Star!

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      A Guidebook to going out: karaoke songs from around the world   Do you ever dream of one day becoming a pop star? Standing on top of a stage, singing to thousands of adoring fans?   Maybe the stage isn’t for you, but you like to relive the hits of your youth

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SHAD PERFORMS AT UBC’S END-OF-YEAR BLOCK PARTY

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    On Tuesday, April 8 students from the University of British Columbia gathered on Matthews Field for an all-day party featuring hip-hop artist Shad, indie musician Dan Mangan and the bass DJs Adventure Club. Wild times. Photos by William Selviz. See more at www.williamselviz.com. If you would like to see your photos featured in

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I need to see you

Artwork by Jonathan Dy.

    At an art opening on April 5, 2014, Vancouverites celebrated a solo exhibition by photographer Jonathan Dy, in support of a book project. In partnership with local restaurant owner Mark Brand, Dy has set out to make a photo book about the people of Vancouver.   The event took place at the Catalog

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Girls’ Night Out

    These red carpet snaps were taken at the Vancouver International Women in Film Festival’s opening gala on March 6, 2014. Photos by Kimberly Tseng and Marie Conboy. Had a great weekend out? Want to share with the Guidebook community? If you would like your photos published in Guidebook, send them to sarah@theguidebook.ca with

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