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Trans, Two-Spirit and Gender Diversity Task Force recommendations

Established in 2020, the Trans, Two-Spirit and Gender Diversity (T2SGD) Task Force has now concluded its work and published its final report outlining four key recommendations to the university to help provide the university related to gender diversity.

March 21 is the International Day for the Elimination of Racism

March 21 is the International Day for the Elimination of Racism

Read the statement from Arig al Shaibah, Associate Vice-President, Equity and Inclusion, in recognition of March 21, the International Day for Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

Celebrate International Women’s Day

Celebrate International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day takes place annually on March 8 to recognize and celebrate women’s achievements, challenge biases, and reflect on and advance efforts towards greater gender equality. Explore stories of achievement, events, and community resources.

IBPOC STEM Network Spring social

IBPOC STEM Network Spring social

Join the IBPOC STEM Network Spring social on March 2 from 3:00 – 4:30pm. This is an opportunity to connect with other IBPOC women and gender-diverse persons, and share experiences, reflections and strategies on navigating white, patriarchal spaces. Refreshments will be served.

JEDII STEM Series Spring workshops launched

JEDII STEM Series Spring workshops launched

Join the next JEDII STEM Series session on March 30 from 2:00 – 3:30pm to explore practicing inclusive and equitable faculty and staff performance reviews.

IBPOC Connections faculty & staff lunch: Create joy and play

IBPOC Connections faculty & staff lunch: Create joy and play

Come together in community with other IBPOC faculty, staff and postdoctoral fellows to create joy and play at St. John’s College on March 9 from 12:00 – 1:30pm. Enjoy a pan-Asian menu while networking with colleagues and engaging in arts and crafts activities.

Roadmap for Change: Implementing anti-racism commitments at UBC

Roadmap for Change: Implementing anti-racism commitments at UBC

On January 25, join students, faculty and staff from faculties and portfolios across UBC Okanagan and UBC Vancouver for a virtual forum to recognize the work of the ARIE TF, learn about key recommendations from the ARIE TF Final Report and find out about next steps for implementation of UBC’s equity and anti-racism commitments.

The National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women

The National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women

The National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women is about remembering those who have experienced gender-based violence and those who we have lost to it. It is also a time to take action.

Statement of solidarity in response to Club Q attack  

Statement of solidarity in response to Club Q attack  

We are deeply saddened by the violence and loss of life in Colorado Springs, United States. In memory of the victims and in solidarity with queer and trans communities impacted by this tragedy, we stand behind the thoughtful and powerful message issued by SOGI UBC.

Trans Day of Remembrance

Trans Day of Remembrance

Explore how you can help mark this year’s Trans Day of Remembrance and access resources for trans community members and those seeking to be better allies.