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WHY NOT SEAGULLS? During the 1934 school year, the Ubyssey held two consecutive votes for a team name. In the first vote, a joke candidate, the Seagulls won. Following the second vote, the Ubyssey staff and the Pep Club chose Thunderbirds. Second Ballot to vote for UBC Mascot (January 12, 1934) Seagulls Win (January 16, 1934) Both Courtesy of The Ubyssey 7