Events

The Power of Diversity: Better decisions? Better outcomes?

The Power of Diversity: Better decisions? Better outcomes?

Join us for an evening of dialogue as our panel shares their insights and experiences, and explores how inclusion of diverse voices and perspectives can deliver more innovative, more creative, and more inclusive outcomes – creating positive social and system changes, from health and science, to business and academia.

Watching Crazy Rich Asians in Vancouver (A Dialogue, Not a Film Screening)

Watching Crazy Rich Asians in Vancouver (A Dialogue, Not a Film Screening)

Lauded as a milestone for Asian representation, some fear it propagates stereotypes, or glorifies the culture of opulence of the one percent. On October 10th, join us as we try to make sense of it all.

Get Connected!

Get Connected!

Join one of our welcome events to Get Connected to the UBC community. Presented by the Equity & Inclusion Office in partnership with Jump Start, your official welcome to life at UBC.

Digital Spaces: The New Public Domain

Digital Spaces: The New Public Domain

Join us on Monday, March 20th, for a half-day conversation as we explore ways to build healthy and vibrant online communities.

Realities of Racism: (Mis)representation of Race in the Media

Realities of Racism: (Mis)representation of Race in the Media

On Tuesday, March 20th, join the UBC Equity Ambassadors and the broader student community as they discuss the extent to which mass media continues to perpetuate racism and explore opportunities for intervention.

Equity Enhancement Fund Info Session + Showcase

Equity Enhancement Fund Info Session + Showcase

Join us as the 2017 Equity Enhancement Fund winners share their projects and learn what it takes to apply. Sara-Jane Finlay, Associate Vice-President, Equity & Inclusion will make opening remarks and give an update on equity and inclusion at UBC. Learn more and register.