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Human Rights Day: Get to Know UBC’s Human Rights Advisor

Human Rights Day: Get to Know UBC’s Human Rights Advisor

For international Human Rights Day, Roshni Narain explains her role at UBC and how it supports the rights of our community.

World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day

This December 1, join us and communities worldwide as we commemorate World AIDS Day.

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.

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.

Aftab Erfan, Director of Conflict Engagement with the Equity & Incluion Office guides workshop participants through an interactive exercise.

Strengthening Conflict Engagement at UBC

Equity & Inclusion Office is working to improve conflict engagement capacity at UBC. While conflict amongst individuals and groups may be commonplace, it’s how conflict is addressed that can make all the difference. Improving conflict engagement practices is key to UBC’s efforts to create a more respectful, inclusive, productive, and creative environment.     “We […]

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.

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.

We’re queer, we’re here: Queer and trans visibility at UBC

We’re queer, we’re here: Queer and trans visibility at UBC

Explore some of the resources and spaces available to support your journey of self discovery.

What’s in a name?

What’s in a name?

Our names are an incredibly important part of our identity.