December 8, 2020
Through the Lens is back again with a new series of workshops! Join speakers who are deeply connected to justice and inclusion work through their professional and lived experience. This workshop series aims to provoke meaningful conversations on issues of identity, intersectionality, diversity, equity and inclusion. Each workshop provides an opportunity to learn, connect with […]
September 10, 2020
New Black Artistic Expressions in BC four-part virtual series is about joy and resilience, fun, and activism that bears witness to what it means to be Black in BC.
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 […]
June 11, 2020
Our work at the Equity & Inclusion Office is not just a job – it is deeply personal and political. For all of us, the commitment is to dismantle structures of power that allow for anti-Black violence to persist and to mobilize for Black liberation. It is essential for the EIO to listen, to see, to hear, to speak up, to change, to do more, and to do better.
June 5, 2020
The President’s statement committing to anti-racism at UBC.
March 23, 2020
UBC’s exceptional workplace diversity and inclusiveness programs have, once again, gained the institution recognition as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers in 2020.
March 19, 2020
UBC’s Equity & Inclusion Office response to COVID-19 and commitment to delivery of services