Events

BIPOC Connections: Staff and Faculty Lunch

BIPOC Connections: Staff and Faculty Lunch

Looking to join and build a community for BIPOC staff and faculty? Join us for the inaugural BIPOC Connections lunch – a social gathering for faculty and staff who self-identify as Black, Indigenous or as a Person of Colour (BIPOC).

Recap: In Conversation with David Chariandy

Recap: In Conversation with David Chariandy

By Gabrielle Bonifacio, Communications Assistant (Work-Learn), UBC Equity & Inclusion Office It was a full house at Sage Bistro on October 3rd, with 150 attendees chatting over coffee, tea and cookies as they eagerly awaited the arrival of celebrated author and professor, Dr. David Chariandy. Dr. Chariandy was the first author featured by the IGNITE […]

Pride at UBC: See what’s happening

Pride at UBC: See what’s happening

Explore the many Pride activities at UBC, connect with your community, help create positive space on and off campus and stand up for sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI) diversity.

Building the Future of Work-Life: Catalyzing Inclusion

Building the Future of Work-Life: Catalyzing Inclusion

Explore the future for work-life – attend the 25th annual College and University Work-Life-Family Association conference, this year hosted by the UBC Equity & Inclusion Office at UBC Vancouver. We’ll discuss multigenerational workplaces, dual careers, and changing concepts of family.

Game Changers: How Are Assistive Technologies Making Sport Accessible?

Game Changers: How Are Assistive Technologies Making Sport Accessible?

From basketball to recreational skiing and hiking, assistive technologies are helping break down barriers to sport participation. Join us as our panel of athletes, changemakers, and leaders share their personal experiences, and discuss ways that sport is being transformed.

Celebrate International Women’s Day

Celebrate International Women’s Day

This International Women’s Day (IWD) 2019, join us for an exciting new event at UBC! From March 7th – 9th, Turn it Up and Disrupt will inspire positive change by educating and mobilizing our community to creatively tackle gender-based inequities.

Explore Understanding of Sex through a Cross-cultural Perspective

Explore Understanding of Sex through a Cross-cultural Perspective

This January 29th, 6:00 to 8:00PM, join the UBC Equity Ambassadors for a student panel discussion and dialogue on sex and empowerment through cross-cultural perspectives. Light refreshments provided. RSVP today as space is limited.