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Pride at UBC: Anne Fleming

Pride at UBC: Anne Fleming

UBC Professor and author Anne Fleming reflects on what pride means to her and her experiences celebrating pride.

Pride Convergence – Summer Edition

Pride Convergence – Summer Edition

In partnership with UBC Alumni, the Equity & Inclusion Office invites you to join us for a gathering of UBC LGBT2SQIA+ staff and faculty! Meet other members of the UBC LGBT2SQIA+ community, enjoy complimentary food and drinks, and hear from our special guest, UBC’s new Provost and VP Academic Professor Andrew Szeri. Pride Convergence is […]

Ramadan Etiquette: A Guide for Non-Muslims

Ramadan Etiquette: A Guide for Non-Muslims

If you’re a non-Muslim, you may want to learn more about this month and what you should be mindful of as it takes place.

Can we afford to joke?

Can we afford to joke?

How do we find and navigate the line between laughable and inappropriate in our interactions in the UBC community?

UBC Equity & Inclusion Annual Report 2015/2016

UBC Equity & Inclusion Annual Report 2015/2016

The UBC Equity & Inclusion Office Annual Report 2015/2016 has been released.

International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

Dr. Sara-Jane Finlay reflects on the 12th annual IDAHOT.

Equity Ambassadors working towards social change at UBC

Reading and writing about history and current social issues can lead to feelings of frustration on top of the daily demands of student life. Noticing the inequalities we face and how we are systematically oppressed can be eye-opening but also overwhelming. For problems so big, how does one even begin to tackle it? If you […]

Preferred name use at UBC

Preferred name use at UBC

Effective immediately, the preferred first name of a student can be used on their UBCcard.

Changes to UBCcard Preferred Name Use

Changes to UBCcard Preferred Name Use

Effective immediately, the preferred first name of a student can be used on their UBCcard.

Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Festival

Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Festival

This May, the Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society (VAHMS) is organizing explorASIAN, an annual festival celebrating national Asian Heritage Month.