What to Watch, Read and Listen to Learn More about Black History
February 1, 2022
This February is Black History Month and we’ve compiled a list of movies, documentaries, books and podcasts to help you engage with and learn about the diversity of Black lives and history in BC and Canada. Explore the selection below, and consider what might you add to your play – or reading – list this […]
In Support of Scholar Strike
September 8, 2020
On September 9th and 10th, academics from across Canada will participate in Scholar Strike Canada – a labour action to protest ‘anti-Black, racist and colonial police brutality’. Scholar Strike originated in the United States (held September 8th and 9th) as an initiative of Dr. Anthea Butler (UPenn) in collaboration with Kevin Gannon (Grand View University). For […]
Equity & Inclusion Office Response to COVID-19
March 19, 2020
UBC’s Equity & Inclusion Office response to COVID-19 and commitment to delivery of services
International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
March 19, 2020
Saturday 21 March is UN International Day for Elimination of Racial Discrimination, a timely reminder as xenophobia increases in Western nations. How will you engage?
February 26, 2020
With the actions of land defenders continuing on the traditional, ancestral, unceded land of the Wet’suwet’en, we encourage all students, staff, and Faculty, particularly those who are non-Indigenous, to become informed of the historical, persistent, and systemic issues faced by Indigenous peoples throughout Canada.