DAY ONE

SEPTEMBER 15, 2017

 

4:30 pm.

CHECK-IN

Participant check in! RXN 2017 STARTS NOW! Sign in at the Great Hall, pick up your swag bag, meet your RXN leader and your fellow reactants!

6:00 pm.

FOOD BREAK

A small dinner will be served (like pizza, snacks and drinks) so come hungry!

7:15 pm.

DO IT FOR THE 'GRAM CHALLENGE

Make friends and memories as you go on a scavenger hunt held on and off campus! Take pictures of your group members as you discover Vancouver's hidden gems and post it on instagram!

DAY TWO

SEPTEMBER 16, 2017

9:30 AM.

MEET YOUR LEADERS!

All RXN participants meet their leaders on Main Mall for the start of the day. Day 2 of RXN is underway! Get ready for a day of adventure, amazing food, and a special surprise at the end of the day: a boat cruise! DJ and food provided. Day 2 RXN LET’S GO!

10:00 AM.

START

Everyone head over with their leaders to Jim Everett Memorial Park to start the day off! Group photo with everyone, and then playing a quick game that has become tradition to UBC RXN!

11:30 AM.

LUNCH

Lunch is served! You enjoy the Night Market? Well, how about a “Noon-Market?” With different food vendors setting up around the area, you’re bound to find something you’ll enjoy eating!

1:00 PM.

READY, SET, GO!

Get ready… get set… GO! The main event for RXN starts now! Once the signal goes off, work with your team and play both competitive and cooperative games. Each activity lasts only 15 minutes, and you have A LOT of activities to get through if you want to finish. The more games you complete, the more points your team will earn. There’ll be some prizes given out and the end for those who attain the most points, be the most spirited, and a few other categories!

4:00 PM

DINNER

Bon Appetit! Enjoy homecooked Peri Peri chicken catered by Nando's Chicken and feast with your fellow group members.

6:00 PM

FREE TIME

Before the grand finale, take some time to visit the Science Departmental Clubs Fair and see what they have to offer for you! Also make sure to check out the various clubs and fellow first years that are participating in the open mic and show them some support!

7:30 PM

LOAD UP

Time out head out! Everyone will head to the SRC to being loading buses to our final destination: The Queen of Diamonds Yacht!

8:30 PM

SET SAIL

Boarding of the boat and CRUISE TIME! Fancy desserts will be provided, as well as DJ musical accompaniment! If the weather permits, the top deck will be opened up for everyone to hit the dance floor! LET’S GO RXN!!!

12:00 AM

LAND HO!

Porting of boat, unloading and returning to UBC. The day has come to a close, but hopefully you’ve made some memories and friends that you won’t forget! Hopefully you all enjoyed it, and best of luck on your upcoming journey at UBC as a Science Student!