Explore events that increase awareness and understanding of racial equity, justice and the systemic barriers and experiences faced by marginalized and racialized communities. Learn about allyship and solidarity, and ways that you can support anti-racism efforts toward a more inclusive UBC.
June 16 — August 18, 2021
Equity and inclusion in action: Summer STEM series
Are you faculty, staff, post-doc, or graduate student leading an EDI initiative in the STEM field? Join community-of-practice sessions to help you create action within your unit.
August 8, 2021 | 8:00 a.m.
Recognize why land acknowledgements are an important part of our work at UBC, identify your positionality and responsibility when offering a land acknowledgement, and utilize resources and tools to draft a land acknowledgement.
August 25, 2021 | 1:00 p.m.
This session is for anyone who teaches at UBC who is looking for an introduction to inclusive teaching practices. Be introduced to the literature underpinning inclusive teaching and discuss why inclusive practices in the classroom are important, including considerations for the online environment.
This series invites us to consider Blackness as both a culture and a mode of thinking.
UBC convened a two-day virtual event to address the ongoing crisis of escalating anti-Asian racism in Canada.
A monthly podcast hosted by UBC President and Vice-Chancellor Santa J. Ono.
There are a number of opportunities to get involved for faculty, staff and students on both campuses: