Events

New Black Artistic Expression in BC Series Celebrates Black Lives, Activism and Culture

New Black Artistic Expression in BC Series Celebrates Black Lives, Activism and Culture

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.

Provost’s Distinguished Lecture Series – Dr. Arig al Shaibah

Provost’s Distinguished Lecture Series – Dr. Arig al Shaibah

Dr. al Shaibah, a self-identified racialized woman administrator, academic, and practitioner, summarizes some of the challenges and opportunities in advancing EDI in the academy, augmenting knowledge with lessons learned from lived experiences and leadership practices.

IGNITE! Book Club – Annahid Dashtgard, March 12 2020

IGNITE! Book Club – Annahid Dashtgard, March 12 2020

Dashtgard will share insights into her works and finding joy amidst her experience of living as a racialized individual, author, and academic.

IBPOC Staff & Faculty Lunch: Important Conversations

IBPOC Staff & Faculty Lunch: Important Conversations

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

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.