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Transgender Day of Remembrance

Transgender Day of Remembrance

On November 20th, we honour those who have been lost to violence as a result of transphobia, and recognize the ongoing violence and oppression that trans-people face.

Fighting the Good Fight

Fighting the Good Fight

Aftab Erfan, UBC’s first Director of Dialogue and Conflict Engagement, is shifting how we think about and engage with conflict.

Beyond #MeToo and #IWill: Changing Workplace Culture

Beyond #MeToo and #IWill: Changing Workplace Culture

#MeToo. #IWill. Awareness is important, but how do we move beyond hashtags and words to making substantive change to the workplace experience of women?

This Halloween, Take Care in What You Wear

This Halloween, Take Care in What You Wear

This Halloween, do your part to foster a respectful and inclusive environment for all. Remember to take care in choosing what to wear.

But Where Are You Really From?

But Where Are You Really From?

On Thursday, November 2nd, join the UBC Equity Ambassadors over (free) lunch and explore how you can play a role in making UBC a more inclusive and welcoming community.

Orange Shirt Day: Every Child Matters

Orange Shirt Day: Every Child Matters

Each year on September 30th, we recognize Orange Shirt Day as an acknowledgement of the harm that the residential school system did to thousands of indigenous children. 

Welcome to our new Human Rights Advisor, Roshni Narain

I am very pleased to share that Roshni Narain has joined the Equity & Inclusion Office (EIO) as the Human Rights Advisor. Roshni has extensive experience in the fields of human rights and anti-discrimination, sexualized violence and counselling. She arrives to the EIO from the Vancouver Island Human Rights Coalition where she facilitated the resolution […]

Welcome to UBC!

Welcome to UBC!

A welcome message from AVP Dr.Sara-Jane Finlay.

Get Connected.

Get Connected.

Get Connected is a chance for you to come together and meet your peers.

Spirituality 101: Figuring out faith at UBC

Spirituality 101: Figuring out faith at UBC

Check out Maahin Ahmed’s brief guide to figuring out faith and spirituality at UBC.